Analysis

Analysis
Are businesses ready to adopt wearables?

Are businesses ready to adopt wearables?

Digital Realty’s Ricky Cooper dives into the future of wearables – and if they have a place in the working world.  When you hear the...

Will cognitive analytics make the IoT smarter?

The Internet of Things (IoT) could get a whole lot cleverer, here’s why As we already know, the devices that populate the Internet of Things...
Why IoT is hot right now for fire management

Why IoT is hot right now for fire management

The fire alarm management industry is already using smart devices, says Keith Minster, product manager of Drax Technology. Do you read those articles that predict...
Why “connected” does not always mean “smart” with IoT

Why “connected” does not always mean “smart” with IoT

James Norman, UK Public Sector CIO at EMC, argues that that the potential of IoT can get lost in the endless discussions about the technologies...
IoT, Big Data and why it’s the data copies you need to worry about

IoT, Big Data and why you should care about data copies

Ash Ashutosh, CEO of Actifio, says that IoT deployments could be hindering by data copies. The Internet of Things (IoT) is fast becoming the next...
Stop making the same old mistakes with IoT

Stop making the same old mistakes with IoT

Paddy Srinivasan, VP and general manager of IoT at LogMeIn, looks at the common mistakes companies make when thinking about the Internet of Things (IoT). The...
IoT: The building blocks for smart cities and smarter business

IoT: The building blocks for smart cities and smarter business

Andreas Schierenbeck, CEO at global elevator and technologies company thyssenkrupp Elevator, discusses how the IoT is creating new opportunities for businesses across a variety...
IoT is at tipping point – it needs partnerships to survive

IoT is at tipping point – it needs partnerships to survive

IoTUK’s Paul Egan argues that IoT needs to be a collaborative effort if it is to change our lives as expected. Since Kevin Ashton coined the...
What’s stopping you from deploying IoT?

What’s stopping you from deploying IoT?

Our editor Doug Drinkwater discusses how, for all the hype, the Internet of Things (IoT) still has numerous obstacles to hurdle before wide-scale adoption...
IoT and data analytics are changing what we buy – and sell

How IoT and data analytics are changing what you buy

Splunk’s Matt Davies discusses how IoT and IoT data are already informing future business decisions. Product development and the customer experience both rely on accurate, timely information....
Beware the trade-off between IoT convenience and security

Beware the trade-off between IoT convenience and security

CSID’s Andy Thomas argues that while the Internet of Things (IoT) has gained momentum over the past year, the convenience of such connectivity could...

How IoT and Big Data is driving intelligent insurance

Verizon’s Tony Judd says that the insurance industry has reached a critical turning point created by the convergence of new technologies, including IoT. He...