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Interview: Frank Piller on people, smart factories and Industry 4.0

Professor Frank Piller talks Internet of Business through the workshop he’s preparing for our Internet of Manufacturing event in Munich in February.  At many manufacturing...

Analysis: A manufacturer’s guide to IoT monetization

What does IoT monetization mean for the business models of companies that manufacture machines and devices? Cutting costs, boosting productivity and achieving new efficiencies: these...

Analysis: Four smart factory trends to watch in 2018

Internet of Business presents four key technology trends that will help the smart factory deliver on its efficiency and responsiveness goals in 2018.  At the...

Hitachi Vantara: Bridge the IT/OT divide for IIoT success

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, Donna Prlich, chief product officer for Pentaho software at Hitachi Vantara, argues that manufacturing companies must...

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...

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...