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Analysis

Analysis: 7 New Year’s resolutions for the Internet of Things

The New Year is traditionally a time for taking stock and, for some, committing to focus on improvements to our lives in the form...

Analysis: Energy harvesting holds out promise of ‘self-powered’ IoT

As we look forwards to 2018, energy harvesting technologies look set to solve one of IoT’s greatest challenges: power supply. The millions of tiny...

Analysis: Are bike-sharing schemes a smart city’s friend or foe?

There is much to be said for getting urbanites to switch to bike-sharing schemes for their daily commutes, but city authorities need to maintain...

Ten IoT predictions for 2018 from Cisco’s Maciej Kranz

Internet of Business speaks to Cisco executive and bestselling author Maciej Kranz about his IoT forecast for 2018.  Maciej Kranz is vice president of strategic...

Eight examples of how IoT is improving retail banking

The financial services sector has been slow to embrace the IoT – but look hard enough and you’ll find some retail banking bright lights...

AppDynamics: Complex software drives the IoT, but needs careful navigation

Internet of Business looks at AppDynamics' strategy for IoT, which focuses on helping companies to manage the complexity of software that might underpin a...

IBM’s Harriet Green: The ABC of IoT in 2018

In an exclusive article for Internet of Business, Harriet Green, general manager of IBM Watson Internet of Things, customer engagement and education, shares her...

Analysis: Connected streetlights illuminate path to smart cities

Projects to install connected streetlights show that cities are serious about getting smarter. These technologies face bright growth prospects over the next decade.  The city of...

Zuhlke: Insurance sector can’t afford to ignore the IoT opportunity

In an exclusive interview, Brewster Barclay of Zuhlke tells Internet of Business that insurance companies need both imagination and technical know-how to drive business...

Alcatel Lucent Enterprise: Airports need to get smarter, not just bigger

In a contributed article to Internet of Business, Kelly Allen, director of transportation for Europe North at Alcatel Lucent Enterprise, argues that intelligent airports...

Crunchfish aims to make mobile payments swimmingly easy

Crunchfish is on a mission to make mobile payments as simple as holding a mobile phone next to a card reader.  The trouble with mobile...

ABB: IoT moves from business case to business benefits

In an exclusive interview with Internet of Business, ABB chief digital officer Guido Jouret describes a maturing IoT where business benefits and return on...