IoT in Energy & Utilities

IoT in Energy & Utilities

Industroyer takes spotlight in latest IT security scare

Another week, another IT security scare. This week it was the turn of Industroyer to take the spotlight, after researchers at security company ESET...

IoT spending to reach $1.4 trillion by 2021, says IDC

In the latest update to its Worldwide Semiannual Internet of Things Spending Guide, research company IDC has forecast that worldwide spending on IoT will...

GE moves to automate industrial field service operations

During this week’s Minds+Machines conference in Berlin, General Electric (GE) made two announcements aimed at changing the nature of industrial field service operations. As might...

AWS launches Greengrass for IoT edge computing

Amazon Web Services (AWS) has made its AWS Greengrass software generally available to all customers. AWS Greengrass, which was launched in limited preview late last...

City of Lakeland, Florida turns to IoT to improve flood prevention

Monitoring lake levels as part of wider flood prevention measures can be a time-consuming and costly task for city officials, but the IoT can help. Scientists working for...

Manchester CityVerve is like a neural pathway

(Editor's note: Two weeks ago, we were shocked and saddened to hear news of the terrorist attack at Manchester Arena. Out of respect for the...

Smart factories to add $1,500bn to global economy by 2022, says...

Global consultancy and outsourcing company Capgemini has today released the findings from its Smart Factories Report. The survey of 1,000 executives across six sectors, completed...

Lighting manufacturers and IoT companies form new alliance

A range of lighting manufacturers, connected technology companies and industry groups have come together to form a new industry alliance. The IoT-Ready Alliance is aimed...

Start-up of the month: ShadeCraft solar-powers autonomous robotics

Internet of Business spends five minutes with Armen Gharabegian, founder of LA-based IoT start-up ShadeCraft, to discuss the company's solar-powered autonomous robot Sunflower. What does ShadeCraft do? ShadeCraft...

IoT applications could benefit from blockchain, research finds

Blockchain technologies could enable better communication, identification, and device management for IoT projects. Analysts at research company ABI Research believe there is great potential for...

Greentomatocars joins IoT network mapping air pollution in London

Environmentally friendly private hire service, Greentomatocars, has joined forces with Drayson Technologies to create a mobile Internet of Things (IoT) sensor network that maps...

Teralytics claims mobile network data lowers cost of tackling climate change

Big data analytics company Teralytics claims to have discovered a way to leverage mobile network data to estimate levels of air pollution in cities. Teralytics,...