Move Past BLE Beacons

What is a BLE "Beacon"? First off, what is a beacon and how do they work? I like to use the analogy of a lighthouse, a beacon has one simple purpose, and that is to send out a signal and say I am here. It's completely unaware of any mobile devices that are around it, it … Continue reading Move Past BLE Beacons

Smart Buildings

The ongoing increase in energy consumption along with rising operational costs and shrinking budgets makes building management one of the topmost concerns for building owners. Managers need insight and understanding of how their buildings work, when is the peak time and what utilities are being used. Manually tackling these issues is an arduous, as well … Continue reading Smart Buildings

Use IoT to Predict Failure

Echolo helps create solutions to monitor expensive capital assets and use that data to improve efficiency, drive better performance and enable innovation. Based on Microsoft Azure Internet of Things services, the solution collects, integrates, and organizes sensor data from remote equipment across global supply chains to support real-time insight, predictive analytics, and preventive maintenance. We focus … Continue reading Use IoT to Predict Failure

IoT in Food Transportation

The Internet of Things is much more than attaching sensors to things and controlling them through the internet. The concepts of IoT holds long-term application capabilities as our day-to-day lives are influenced by smart technologies and people are investing brains to make them a reality, which can only be accomplished by IoT. In the next five … Continue reading IoT in Food Transportation