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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...

Microsoft and GE team up on wind energy and battery tech

Tech giant Microsoft has teamed up with General Electric (GE) on a new wind energy agreement in Ireland, which the two companies claim could...

Dutch school solves scheduling problems with Winvision IoT

To solve its classroom scheduling problems, Netherlands-based Drenthe College turned to IoT powered by Winvision, a Microsoft CityNext partner. According to the school, staff were...

UK students develop drone traffic management system

One of the biggest challenges facing commercial drone applications such as delivery is the lack of a traffic management system to monitor their movements....

Brewing company draughts in Rockwell Automation to boost production

Cleveland, Ohio-based Great Lakes Brewing Company (GLBC) has invested in manufacturing analytics technology from Rockwell Automation to scale its production efforts. As data proliferates, seemingly...

Microsoft delves further into IoT with GLAS smart thermostat

Microsoft is delving further into the world of IoT and smart building technologies, via a partnership with Johnson Controls to introduce a new smart thermostat. The...

More digital assistants than people by 2021, says Ovum

Digital assistants will outnumber people within the next four years if the predictions in a new research report from Ovum come to pass. The...

Ericsson, Microsoft team up to offer cellular IoT services

Swedish telecoms company Ericsson and software giant Microsoft are partnering to offer mobile network-based IoT services to enterprises. Ericsson launched its IoT Accelerator back in April...

Microsoft unveils Azure IoT Edge at Build 2017 conference

Microsoft has unveiled Azure IoT Edge, a technology which it says will extend “the intelligence and other benefits of cloud computing to edge devices." The...

Microsoft pushes IoT as a service to enterprises

Microsoft has unveiled IoT Central, its new IoT as a service offering designed to help in the deployment of IoT projects in the enterprise. The...

Microsoft’s Project Sopris aims to secure low-cost IoT devices

Low-cost IoT devices are notoriously prone to security weaknesses, but tech giant Microsoft has announced a new initiative to tackle the problem. Project Sopris aims to explore ways that low-cost...

Microsoft to open Munich lab to support IoT and AI start-ups

Tech giant Microsoft is looking to support the next wave of Internet of Things (IoT) and artificial intelligence (AI) start-ups with the opening of a...