Tag Archives : #IoT

James Maynard, president and CEO, Wavefront

Wavefront Summit 2015 trains eyes on IoT

The Internet of Things is a moving target that defies tidy description. Essentially a technology-enabled solutions approach to solving problems, IoT is comprised of multiple moving parts that when deployed together can offer new, unimagined levels of service delivery for businesses, citizens and the planet. Popularization of the term – and its application to a […]

451 Research: MWC 2015 – the brewing battle over low-power wide-area IoT networks

InsightaaS: Not all IoT traffic is created equal – or so it would seem from the explosion of interest that is building in low power, long-range radio technologies that can take advantage of underused spectrum to support IoT applications. In the article below, 451 Research analyst Brian Partridge delivers the buzz from Mobile World Congress […]

Brian Partridge, VP, research & consulting, 451 Research

Glenn McGillivray, managing director, the Institute for Catastrophic Loss Reduction

Life in ‘interesting’ times

The following article, developed by Michael O’Neil and Mary Allen, first appeared in April/May 2015 edition of Claims Canada magazine. While most of us seek to fill our days with interesting activities, the expression “may you live in interesting times” is generally thought to be a curse. Insurers would likely agree with this interpretation, as […]

Big Blue goes big on IoT

The Internet of Things has served for several years now as an aspirational touch point for bright imaginings around our connected future. But the dial on IoT positioning shifted into hyperdrive this spring as several of the tier one IT vendors announced new platforms aimed at enabling the development of IoT solutions. HP, for example, […]

Mark Harris, lead, IBM Analytics, Canada