Home / Internet of Things

Internet of Things

News, views and in-depth coverage on how to design, secure and manage smart, connected devices and the design data they collect and transmit via onboard sensors.

Developing the Internet of Things

The IIoT is asset intensive, with billions of pieces of connected equipment from across the industrial ecosystem generating huge quantities of operational data. Development platforms tailored to accommodate these factors have become available, leveraging analysis tools like the digital twin, which brings together data from the digital and physical worlds to provide enhanced insight. Image courtesy of GE Digital.

Engineers are creating more use cases for the industrial internet of things; but what roadblocks do they still need to consider?

Read More »

Flexera Debuts FlexNet Edge

Flexera FlexNet Edge enables software updates and insights for edge devices, adding more control and security to the software supply chain.

Read More »

Industry Kicks off Cybersecurity Certification for IoT Devices

By offering cybersecurity certification for IoT devices, the program is designed to protect consumers and wireless infrastructure, while creating a more secure foundation for smart cities, connected cars, mHealth and other IoT applications.

Read More »

The New Decentralized Innovation Stack

A technology stack is a set of IT products or services that independently are useful and important, but when integrated become a platform for greater innovation.

Read More »

Determinism on the Shop Floor

Access to cloud resources enables manufacturers to leverage modern analytics for system optimization and predictive maintenance on the shop floor.

Read More »

ABI Research Ranks Smart Manufacturing Platforms

The “Smart Manufacturing Platform Ranking” competitive assessment ranked 11 major vendors in the sector: ABB Ability, Bosch IoT Suite, Emerson Plantweb, Fujitsu Colmina, GE Predix, Hitachi Lumada, PTC ThingWorx, SAP Leonardo, Schneider Electric EcoStruxure, Siemens Mindsphere and Telit deviceWISE, based on ABI Research's proven innovation/implementation criteria framework.

Read More »

The Rise of Human-Interfacing Medical Sensors

Flexible hybrid electronics based medical sensors boast numerous selling points, most of which can be summed up as enabling better data collection.

Read More »