Signify acquiring WiZ ConnectedApril 23, 2019
Headquartered in Hong Kong, WiZ Connected will continue to sell Wi-Fi-based connected lamps and luminaires under its own brand.
LoRa Alliance and DLMS user association bringing IoT to utilitiesApril 4, 2019
By using DLMS over LoRaWAN networks, utilities will achieve network connectivity that supports smart metering use cases – gas, electricity, thermal energy and water – across many different IoT applications.
IoT Ready Alliance dissolves into the new Zhaga consortiumApril 4, 2019
The NEW Zhaga focuses on interoperability and executes a strong program to address interfaces for smart components, such as sensors and communication modules.
APOLAN lays out 5 trends driving Passive Optical LAN adoptionApril 4, 2019
With the future predicted to bring continued growth in business data use, and even greater growth in sensor data, fiber is the 21st century media for LAN.
GE’s Current lighting business sold to private equity firmApril 3, 2019
Current’s portfolio spans LED and traditional lighting solutions, along with a variety of intelligent controls, sensors and software.
New IoT-in-a-box solution for creating custom ecosystemsMarch 21, 2019
Digi International, a provider of IoT connectivity products and services, has lauched Digi Foundations, a subscription service combining hardware, software applications, services and support for creating connected environments.
IDEAL Industries has acquired Cree LightingMarch 21, 2019
This includes Cree’s SmartCast Intelligence Platform which combines intelligent luminaires, IoT and apps.
Kontrol Energy adds IoT building asset monitoring solutionsMarch 21, 2019
“Predictive maintenance and real-time management of equipment, energy assets and facilities is a rapidly growing global market which will be part of our organic growth in 2019 and beyond.”
Robots patrolling floors and opening doorsMarch 7, 2019
At a security industry event in April, Cobalt Robotics will show an intelligent security robot that can pass through a secured door without human intervention.
Trend Micro Report: many IoT automation servers remain exposedMarch 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.