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Delta Controls lands 2020 Global Company of the Year Award

July 30, 2020

July 30, 2020 – Today, Frost & Sullivan recognized Delta Controls Inc. with its 2020 Global Company of the Year Award, based on its recent analysis of the global building automation systems (BAS) market. “Its development and convergence of technologies,

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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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Tom Bradicich appointed chair of IoT Community advisory board

June 24, 2020

June 24, 2020 – The IoT Community—a community CxOs (chief experience officers) and IoT professionals—has appointed Dr. Tom Bradicich chair of its new advisory board. Bradicich is vice-president, Hewlett Packard Fellow, and Global Head of Edge and IoT Labs at

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A smart platform for wireless lighting controls: Bluetooth mesh

June 24, 2020

The open and secure nature of the Bluetooth mesh standard provides a reliable alternative to single-vendor systems.

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Addressing cybersecurity risks in the age of IoT transformation

June 24, 2020

Cybersecurity is a continuous journey; just as standards evolve, so do the methods attackers use to penetrate our defences.

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Network outages cost 2/5 of U.S. firms more than $1 million annually

June 11, 2020

June 11, 2020 – More than half of senior IT decision-makers and network managers globally say they have had four or more network outages lasting more than 30 minutes in the past year, with outages costing half of the surveyed

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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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Bluetooth SIG and DiiA to accelerate IoT-enabled commercial lighting

June 3, 2020

June 3, 2020 – The Bluetooth Special Interest Group (SIG)—the trade association overseeing Bluetooth technology—and the Digital Illumination Interface Alliance (DiiA), the global alliance of Digital Addressable Lighting Interface (DALI) companies, announced they are collaborating to accelerate the adoption of

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Cisco to acquire ThousandEyes, which is like a “Google Maps view of the internet”

May 28, 2020

May 28, 2020 – Earlier today, Cisco announced its intent to acquire privately held ThousandEyes Inc., whose internet and cloud intelligence platform “delivers deep visibility and insights into the digital delivery of applications and services over the internet”. And the

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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