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Trend Micro Report: many IoT automation servers remain exposed

March 5, 2019

The biggest issue with automation rules is they become increasingly complex as more devices and actions are added. They are prone to logic errors, and it becomes more challenging to manage, track, and debug actions, especially if there are functional overlaps between rules.

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Schneider Electric joins U.S.-based Cybersecurity Coalition

March 5, 2019

The Cybersecurity Coalition promotes its mission in the U.S. Congress and federal agencies, as well as international standards bodies, industry self-regulatory programs, and relevant policymaking venues. 

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Intelligent Structural Panels

March 4, 2019

A Canadian-designed solution for constructing the next-generation of smart buildings.

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Q&A with Cisco Canada’s Bill MacGowan

March 3, 2019

“There is a firm belief now that buildings are going to move off of AC power to low-voltage DC power systems. And that gets very interesting.”

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TIA and UL collaborating to advance the Smart Buildings marketplace

February 22, 2019

The two organizations will work to create a list of relevant standards for smart buildings, develop training content for smart buildings characteristics and criteria, and provide information on the value proposition of smart buildings.

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Zumtobel partnering with pureLiFi for product trials

February 21, 2019

“We believe that in an increasingly interconnected digital world LiFi will play a decisive role in moving our industry into the era of digital light.”

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Signify reports rush to trial LiFi

February 21, 2019

LiFi is attracting considerable interest as an alternative or complementary technology to WiFi for specific applications.

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Markham and Bell partner for Smart City initiative

February 7, 2019

Supported by Bell’s broadband networks, IBM technology will be used to aggregate data gathered from the various IoT monitoring solutions from Bell with the city’s open data to provide a consolidated digital dashboard view of city operations.

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IoT in Smart Cities Market to reach US$219.6B by 2023

February 7, 2019

The emergence of 5G services will also help increase the adoption rate of IoT services and solutions as there will be drastic improvement in the efficiency of the services.

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Joint DiiA-Zhaga certification program to define smart luminaire interface

February 5, 2019

With a suitable wireless communication node, the luminaire is able to interact with an external lighting-control network, and to participate in the IoT.