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IoT and Big Data will drive facility management revenues recovery: Frost & Sullivan

July 23, 2020

July 23, 2020 – Frost & Sullivan’s “Growth Opportunities in the Global Facility Management Market, Forecast to 2025” projects that revenues from the global facility management sector will reach $925 billion by 2025, up from $837 billion in 2019—despite seeing

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Enlighted adds workplace contact tracing Safe application to its building IoT platform

July 23, 2020

PHOTO: Privacy throughout the User Journey, as shown in Alex Alaei’s presentation from the Buildings IoT Forum, June 2020. July 23, 2020 – Enlighted (a Siemens company) has expanded its IoT technology with workplace digital contact tracing to help employees

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AI, 5G and IoT the top emerging technologies for 2020: CompTIA

July 2, 2020

July 2, 2020 – Artificial intelligence (AI) and 5G wireless networks will have the biggest impact on companies involved in the business of technology in the coming years, according to the Emerging Technology Community of CompTIA (Computing Technology Industry Association).

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Global IoT to grow to 24.1 billion devices, generating $1.5 trillion annual revenues

June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020 – At the end of 2019 there were 7.6 billion active IoT devices, reports Transforma Insights, and that figure is expected to grow to 24.1 billion by 2030, a compound annual growth rate of 11%. According to

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Siemens workplace distancing solutions help manage new norm for manufacturing

June 8, 2020

June 8, 2020 – Combining hardware and software, Siemens says it has created a solution that enables manufacturers to model how employees interact with each other, the production line and plant design. This solution also enables organizations to build an

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Igor launches IoT intelligent UV-C disinfection solution

June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 – Igor Inc.—a player in PoE-based IoT—announced the general availability of Nexos Intelligent Disinfection—a solution that pairs ultraviolet (UV-C) lighting with IoT controls to enable widespread, automated disinfection of surfaces. “Igor’s turnkey, rapid-deployment solution kit instantly provides

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IoT-ready intelligent lighting fixture sensor and controller from Douglas

June 2, 2020

June 2, 2020 – Douglas Lighting Controls’ intelligent fixture sensor (IFS) and controller (IFC) are designed for Luminaire Level Lighting Controls (LLLC), and can be deployed deployed as independent, fixture-mounted occupancy and daylight sensors. Alternatively, they can be networked with

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Bosch.IO: new company pools Bosch’s IoT and digital expertise

May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 – Bosch has consolidated its activities centred on the Internet of Things—and some 900 associates—in a new subsidiary called Bosch.IO GmbH. “Bosch.IO is bringing the internet of things to everything from roads and factory floors to homes

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App-friendly IP security cameras on their way via S&ST platform

May 21, 2020

May 21, 2020 – Security & Safety Things GmbH (S&ST)—a wholly-owned subsidiary of Robert Bosch GmbH—says it is poised “to reshape innovation in video analytics and computer vision with the commercial availability of a number of new smart IP security

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Interoperability brings convenience… and its own security risks

May 8, 2020

May 8, 2020 – Critical infrastructure (CI) buildings, such as schools, hospitals, government buildings, utility buildings, airports and first responder stations, are essential threads that are woven into the tapestry of a smart city. Smart cities are growing exponentially as