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Extend battery life in your wearable with Wake-Up Radio from IEEE

How Improved Battery Life Leads to Unlimited Innovation

The Internet of Things (IoT), the ability for devices in our everyday environment to connect and share information, offers amazing potential for positive impact in government, education, finance and transportation, as well as nearly endless consumer applications. Companies are working to deploy billions of connected devices – from personal health and fitness trackers, to remote […]

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Enterprise Internet of Things: Four Core Security Threats

Closed-circuit security cameras, smart phones, wireless printers, IP-connected energy meters, video conferencing systems. These are the type of “things” that make up the Enterprise Internet of Things (EIoT). Although the EIoT holds different weight among different companies, with IoT devices being always-on, always-connected, the risk is high for attacks. The one constant across all businesses? The lack […]

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Blockchain for Security, Transparency IEEE

Blockchain: 2017’s Biggest Tech Trend?

To stay innovative, companies must constantly anticipate the next big disruption to their industry. This year, millions of dollars were invested in developing blockchain. While many business and IT leaders have heard how they need to get in on the blockchain game (Harvard Business Review’s advice to managers: start experimenting ASAP), it’s still not entirely clear […]

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IoT Latency Solution IEEE Wake-Up Radio

A Solution to Latency in IoT Devices

In 2016, a PwC survey of 1,000 U.S. consumers found: 45% reported owning a fitness band 27% a smartwatch 12% smart clothing Furthermore, 57% said they’re excited about the future of wearable technology as part of everyday life. In order for the full power of these devices to be realized, however, it is important to ensure […]

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Introduction to Predictive Maintenance

Introduction to Predictive Maintenance

As the Industrial Internet of Things continues to grow, predictive maintenance technology is transforming industries by evaluating the condition of equipment, determining if and when maintenance and repairs are needed, and preventing failures from happening in the first place. Since it’s estimated that the Internet of Things will be connected to 80 billion devices by […]

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Managing IoT on the Edge

As Internet of Things (IoT) devices proliferate, so does the data that they produce. As more and more data is produced, organizations are finding it to be a costly endeavor to send, process, and store all of this data in the cloud. In fact, some organizations don’t even have the connectivity within their infrastructure to […]

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Powering Predictive Maintenance from IEEE Innovation at Work

Powering Predictive Maintenance

Predictive maintenance is one of the most compelling use cases for the industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). In fact, according to IBM, predictive maintenance can prevent up to 70% of equipment breakdowns, and reduce downtime by as much as 50%. In the IEEE Technology Report on Wake-Up Radio (IEEE, 2017), this use case is highlighted […]

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Industry IoT Growth Trends

Industry IoT Growth Trends

The adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) systems for business continues to rise. In a recent study of manufacturing, transportation, and oil and gas organizations, 86% say that they are adopting IoT solutions, and 84% believe they are very and extremely effective. (Hedge, 2017) In this article, we take a look at some of these […]

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IoT Data Needs Artificial Intelligence

IoT Data Needs Artificial Intelligence

Internet of Things (IoT) devices produce massive amounts of data. From environmental and logistics data in the industrial IoT, to health data in your wearable, the IoT data being produced by billions of devices on a daily basis is far greater than human beings can process alone. In fact, according to Forrester, as much as […]

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Powering the Industrial Internet of Things

Powering the Industrial Internet of Things

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) has the potential to revolutionize industry. With use cases that promise to increase capacity and efficiency while lowering costs, IIoT technology is a smart investment that pays off quickly. Some of the use cases that hold huge potential include predictive maintenance, which helps keep assets up and running, avoiding […]

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