Tag Archives : #IoT


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

Rick H Cisco

Vitamin Y: new Cisco Canada headquarters an “IoT living lab”

Context: Cisco Canada is set to open doors this coming May on new Canadian headquarters in the RBC Waterpark Place III building at Harbour Square. The company will occupy floors 26 to 29 of the complex, as well as the second floor, which will house an Innovation Hub for customers and ecosystem partners to explore […]


Grooming the human element of IoT

The Internet of Things is already entrenched in the enterprise psyche. There are reams of materials to be found on the business benefits of engaging in the IoT revolution and constant debates around topics such as the bridging the IT/OT divide, the use of case studies, interoperability standards, mobile device management and interconnectivity. But what […]

Terry Stuart, chief innovation officer, Deloitte Canada