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Author: Greg Winn

IoT devices are set to surpass mobile phones as the largest category of connected devices by 2018 1 Enterprises are playing a pivotal role in realizing the potential of IoT. From connected cars to remote healthcare, enterprises are pioneering new uses of IoT to achieve greater operational efficiency, customer success management, business intelligence, new services and new business models. As IoT continues to explode, the need for...

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Gartner defines the ‘Internet of Things’ as the network of physical objects that contain embedded technology to communicate and interact with their internal states or the external environment. IoT worldwide spending will reach $1.29 trillion by 2020. The rapid growth of IoT is being driven by the tangible results that businesses of all sizes and from all industries are seeing as a result of IoT projects. By...

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The beauty of Bluetooth Low Energy devices is that they can be designed to be very small and run 24/7 on little to no power for a long time. Bluetooth mesh provides the basic infrastructure to support the relay of messages from BLE tags over a network of mesh relay devices or nodes. Location of the tags is most commonly determined using received signal strength (RSSI)...

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When building your next Internet of Things connected device you have to start thinking about how it will communicate with the outside world. Most chips have an MQTT library, or some even have the option to plug right into AWS or Azure IoT Hubs. Regardless, the next step can cause your new product succeed or fall hard due to scaling issues. What is Azure IoT Hub? Azure...

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Businesses launching IoT projects need to be mindful to ensure technology can scale to accommodate data demands. The value of IoT technology often eclipses the initial use case, and for this reason, businesses launching IoT projects need to be mindful to ensure technology can scale to accommodate data demands that may not be anticipated at the design stage, according to new research from ABI. Two key aspects...

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