Analysis

Analysis

Insurers must integrate IoT into business processes or face extinction

IoB Insiders Concirrus CEO Andrew Yeoman says insurers must be prepared to change through the Internet of Things (IoT). The Internet of Things (IoT) will become...

It’s time for retailers to wake-up – and embrace the Amazon...

IoB Insiders The Internet of Things has crept up on consumers quietly. For all the talk of a "smart home" and "connected devices", several...

Amazon accelerates Alexa development through start-up initiative

Amazon has launched a start-up accelerator program focused on developing and building out its Alexa voice technology capabilities, according to the company blog. Dubbed the Alexa...

IoB Insiders – our new columnist group of industry experts

IoB Insiders is designed to give you a front-row seat into how the Internet of Things is changing every vertical, and the companies within...

Privacy and IoT: innovative regulations needed to regulate innovation

IoB Insiders The speed of innovation within the Internet of Things (IoT) is gathering pace, yet developments are currently moving faster than the regulators,...

Digital transformation in housing must meet the needs of older generations

Appello's chief technology officer (CTO) Carl Atkey, explains why digital transformation is needed to improve the quality of housing and care for the elderly. We’re...

Event horizon, what does data really look like inside the IoT?

Data flies through the Internet of Things (IoT) at breakneck speed, of course it does. But you don't really need to care about the...

400 platforms, 100+ standards and one big fat reality check for...

The IoT community likes to get excited by the potential number of connected devices, and the revenue that could generate for solution providers – but there...

Can the UK government do more to drive IoT growth?

Long read -- The UK Government is typically slow to embrace new technology, with some now questioning if there's more Whitehall can do to drive...

Virgin Active cold showers & no IoT, yet

Ever had a cold gym shower in November? Richard Branson and team will adopt the IoT for predictive maintenance intelligence, eventually, probably, hopefully. As a...

South African team brew up Guinnux IoT operating system

Devices in the Internet of Things (IoT) need an Operating System (OS) and they need it to be ‘embedded’ i.e. hard-coded into the firmware...

Nutanix: as big as a datacenter, as small as a drone

Should cloud ‘backend’ hyperconvergence infrastructure specialists play with ‘frontend’ toys like drones and their applications in our Internet of Things (IoT) world? Enterprise cloud...