Authors Posts by Adrian Bridgwater

Adrian Bridgwater

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I am a technology journalist with over two decades of press experience. Primarily I work as a news analysis writer dedicated to a software application development ‘beat’; but, in a fluid media world, I am also an analyst, technology evangelist and content consultant.

Libelium adds six pack of clouds to Meshlium IoT gateway

IoT sensor specialist Libelium has integrated six new cloud platforms with its Meshlium IoT gateway product. Libelium is known as a player in the IoT, smart...

Hazelcast Jet aims to DAG-propel IoT data flow

Open source in-memory data grid (IMDG) company Hazelcast is increasingly aligning its 'application-embeddable' technologies to  IoT use cases.  Apache Spark rival Hazelcast recently hit the...

IoT edge deserves first-class treatment, says Nutanix

IoT edge applications will need a data pipeline that stretches all the way from devices to the data center and treats devices as 'first-class...

SAP bets on blockchain for digital supply chains

German software company SAP is betting on blockchain’s distributed immutable ledger technology as a key enabler for disseminating information around digitally tracked business networks...

Mocana leads partnership aiming for more secure IIoT devices

Mocana takes lead on plans to develop kits for building more robust IIoT devices and services with Avnet, Microsoft, Infineon and Xilinx. Mocana, a start-up working...

Caterpillar digs ‘smart iron’ using Zuora

Construction equipment giant Caterpillar is using the IoT to build new foundations and create the age of 'smart iron'. The Royal Institute of Charted Surveyor’s...

US Air Force goes Top Gun for IoT-based predictive maintenance

The US Department of Defense (DoD) is arming itself with new AI and IoT technologies to power predictive maintenance of aircraft and boost mission effectiveness. Top Gun...

Analysis: From IoT to IIoT and onwards to IIIoT

Could the IoT be fragmenting into increasingly disparate categories and terms, asks Adrian Bridgwater? First there was the Internet. Then, there was the Internet of...

Hitachi Vantara seeks more “adaptable, composable, analytical” IoT

Adrian Bridgwater reports from Pentaho's final standalone PentahoWorld conference in Orlando, Florida, as the company becomes part of Hitachi Vantara.  The artist formerly known as...

SAP Hybris eyes shopping experience of the future

Software giant SAP has extended its SAP Hybris Marketing Cloud technologies with a view to greater relevance for the IoT and a possible 'shopping...

Qualcomm and SenseTime team up in on-device AI push

Qualcomm Technologies is teaming up with SenseTime to implant ‘deep learning’ abilities into IoT machines. Qualcomm Technologies, a subsidiary of Qualcomm, has teamed up with with...

Push navigates IoT data deltas with Diffusion 6.0

Push Technology has announced the release of Diffusion 6.0, its bi-directional, delta data streaming cloud software. The IoT has added to the complexity, variety, velocity...