IoT – have we thought it all through?

This week I read a few articles on Internet Of Things. The first could go for an advertisement, explaining all the benefits IoT could have. In special related to the industry. Then it’s called IIoT. The article, well actually it was a series, covered the spectrum from possibilities from robotarms to help the bartender pour liquor in the right amount (seriously!) to the automatization of factories to meet individual needs in mass production. Sounds great. The second article was about a research on the subject of security of devices that…

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Energy management made easy with Evercomm

Evercomm’s ability to provide end-to-end management and problem-based solutions is what differentiates it from other competitors in the industry, says Mr Ng. Singapore ENERGY startup Evercomm Uni-Tech Singapore came into being from two Nanyang Technological University (NTU) graduates’ passion to contribute to climate change. For 26-year-old Ted Chen and his co-founder 31-year-old Phyo Koko, their interest in energy savings and energy management was what spurred the idea of starting their own company to provide solutions for just that. Founded in August 2013, Evercomm helps large manufacturing enterprises, data centres and…

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SIGFOX, ENGIE & UnaBiz join forces to connect Singapore to global IoT

At the World Cities Summit, SIGFOX, the world’s leading provider of dedicated communications service for the Internet of Things (IoT), ENGIE, the world’s No. 1 independent power producer, and UnaBiz, an IoT network operator, announced a strategic partnership and plan to deploy the SIGFOX global network in Singapore. The partners expect SIGFOX’s cost-effective, energy-efficient connectivity to find receptive markets as Singapore implements its Smart Nation Initiative. This “whole-of-nation” program will include infrastructure, policies, ecosystem and capabilities to bring Smart Nation benefits to all citizens across many sectors. Taking advantage of…

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ENGIE Selects C3 IoT for Its Enterprise-Wide Digital Transformation

C3 IoT and ENGIE announced that ENGIE, a global energy leader, has selected the C3 IoT Platform and applications as the technology foundation for its enterprise-wide transformation plan. C3 IoT enables ENGIE to harness the power of elastic cloud computing, big data, analytics, machine learning, and the Internet of Things to enhance and accelerate ENGIE’s lead in digital innovation. By standardizing its global business units on the C3 IoT Platform, ENGIE will unlock unique business insight from the vast data across its global infrastructure to realize operational efficiencies and better…

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IOT powered smart home can save 10% electric power consumption

Smart home is not only about making home secure and automated, its also about saving energy by switching on and switching off of various appliances at home as per the need of home occupants using IOT enabled systems. A smart home otherwise can be also called as automated home by using Internet of things (IoT) technology, can save 10% of electric power consumption, according to a study by U.S.-based Consumer Technology Association (CTA), which was earlier known as consumer Electronics Association, the industry body which conducts world-famous Consumer Electronics Show…

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Home automation and IoT could cut energy consumption by 10 percent, says CTA study

USA – The increasing use of home automation technology through the Internet of Things (IoT) has the potential for substantial energy savings and greenhouse gas emissions reductions, according to a new study released today by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA; www.cta.tech). The study The Energy Savings Potential of Home Automation Technology finds widespread adoption of home automation products such as temperature, circuit and lighting control, if used for energy savings purposes, could collectively avoid up to 100 million tons of CO2 emissions and reduce total residential primary energy consumption by…

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