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News about Internet of Things
  • IoT driving computing power back out to the network edge

    According to Matt Henshall, the ‘head of things’ at global software development company Thoughtworks, the Internet of Things is reversing to some extent the trend of recent years of moving processing power to the cloud and instead distributing it at the edge.

  • Australian IoT industry told to put security first

    Professor Jill Slay, the director of the Australian Centre for Cyber Security at UNSW in Canberra, has delivered a scathing attack on the IoT industry for failing to design in security, on the vendor community for peddling false promises, and bemoaned what she sees as a general lack of leadership in cyber security.

  • IoT privacy shortcomings scrutinised

    Scrutiny of a number of Internet of Things devices and services used by Australians reveal shortcomings when it comes to privacy protections.

  • New Australian group pushes smart city, IoT standard

    Assistant minister for cities and digital transformation, Angus Taylor, yesterday helped launch an Australian counterpart of a UK organisation that pushes an Internet of Things standard intended to help promote the development of smart cities.

Features about Internet of Things
  • 10 Internet of Things companies to watch

    It's good to be an Internet of Things startup these days, as investments from Cisco, Nokia, Verizon and others show. Here's a look at 10 IoT companies that could make an impact on the consumer and/or enterprise market.

  • IoT tech goes from planning stage to execution

    Internet of Things technologies can be complex and fragmented, but increasing numbers of pilot projects are emerging within smart cities, farms and at a wide range of businesses and industries.

  • How to become an IoT hero for your organization

    You can't get away from the Internet of Things lately. It's coming and it's going to take over everything. Cisco says it will push the number of internet-connected devices to <a href="http://readwrite.com/2011/07/17/cisco_50_billion_things_on_the_internet_by_2020">50 billion by 2020</a>. But you already knew that, because it's all everybody is talking about.

Whitepapers about Internet of Things

  • The Yield

    The Yield is an Internet of Things (IoT) AgTech product company. We use innovative IoT technology to improve yields and and reduce risks for our customers. The Yield’s solutions are powered by reliable, accurate and trusted data. We combine wireless sensor networks and localised data, then use data analytics to transform raw observations into value-adding information. Using both mobile and web applications, we deliver solutions to customers that are tailored to address specific business problems. We take control of the whole process from providing and maintaining the sensors through to delivering stunningly simple user-interfaces. The data is stored in a robust cloud platform using world-leading IoT standards and protocols. We use Robert Bosch, Microsoft and Intel technology in our stack. Local on-farm computing is integral to our solutions. This is intelligence at the edge.

  • HDI Research Brief: Supporting the Internet of Things

  • Clientless Remote Support Software: A Key Service Desk Tool to Drive User Satisfaction and Productivity

  • 2014 IBM X-Force Threat Intelligence Report 4Q 2014