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5G Americas white paper on the connected future of IoT

July 17, 2019

The report explores the market drivers and technology solutions for IoT trends in verticals and applications, and an overview of developments in global standards for cellular IoT.

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Zigbee Alliance announces the ‘All Hubs Initiative’

June 6, 2019

An initiative to make IoT products easier to develop, deploy, and sell across ecosystems, the product of this effort is a set of features at the application and network layers of Zigbee that will be incorporated into the upcoming 3.1 version of Zigbee technology.

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LoRa Alliance and DLMS user association bringing IoT to utilities

April 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.

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IoT Ready Alliance dissolves into the new Zhaga consortium

April 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.

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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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Reliable Controls founder inducted into the BACnet Hall of Fame

January 24, 2019

Roland Laird participated in BACnet International’s BTL Working Group and the ASHRAE SSPC 135 BACnet Committee between 2005 to 2010 and served on the board of directors of BACnet International from 2012 through 2017.

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Zhaga Consortium expanding scope and membership reach

January 10, 2019

The global association of lighting companies that is standardizing interfaces of components of LED luminaires has widened its scope of work to address new growth areas in IoT and the service economy.

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The hunt to cure Alzheimer’s: A data case study

December 27, 2018

By Paul Barker The power of data is evident daily at the Queensland Brain Institute (QBI) in Brisbane, Australia, which specializes in neuroscience research and is one of the largest of its kind in the world. According to Jim Brown,

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Amazon expands Toronto Tech Hub, plans to create 600 new tech jobs

December 18, 2018

Amazon today announced an expansion of its Toronto Tech Hub and said it plans to create 600 new tech jobs in fields including software development, machine learning, cloud computing, digital advertising, and artificial intelligence. To accommodate the company’s continued growth

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Avanade forecasts top list of imperatives for organizations in 2019

December 18, 2018

Taking action on digital ethics, combining intelligence and design and preparing for experiences without boundaries are key trends companies need to focus on in 2019 to keep pace in an accelerating digital world, according to new Trendlines research from Avanade.