Internet of Things

Ongoing trends in IoT device lifecycle management

Today, the number of connected devices is set to overtake the world’s human population. This connected devices ecosystem is what we popularly call the Internet of Things or IoT. Gartner estimated the growth to be 6.4 billion IoT device by 2016, and 20.8 billion by 2020. The data presented showed…

Securing the IoT ecosystem: Major Issues and Recommendations

The future growth of IoT depends on how securely we can transfer the data from device sensors to cloud and across analytical platforms.  The issue of “IoT security” has become more prominent in the wake of recent hacking attacks like Dyn server disintegration and “Wannacry” ransomware incident. As the number…

Why you need to consider IoT Device Lifecycle Management for...

IoT device lifecycle management is an emerging trend in IoT solutions deployment. Here, we take a look into its impact on home automation. Smart homes are the inevitable future. As a homeowner, automating your house gadgets in the IoT era makes good senses as you can take advantage of emerging…

IoT in Logistics: Optimize Fleet and Warehouse Management

Logistics service providers (LSPs) are witnessing a drastic transformation in their business operations due to the advent of Internet of Things. This is impacting their entire value chain from raw materials to inbound and outbound transportation, production workflows, warehousing and distribution. In this blog, we will discuss the impact of…

7 reasons why IoT Device Lifecycle Management Platform is Essential...

Managing devices smartly is a very important activity for any product company. IoT Device Lifecycle Management platforms can enable seamless and proactive management of programs concerned with connected device development. In the last decade, the use of connected devices has skyrocketed, both in industries as well as homes. According to…

Addressing IoT Device Management Stages for a Complete Device Lifecycle...

Of late, IoT device lifecycle management has emerged as a major focus area for organizations looking to accelerate the development of their IoT solutions.  It supports a number of key required functions: 1) dedicated hardware and applications monitoring for peak performance 2) remote firmware upgrades / reboots 3) device activation…

FAQs on IoT Gateway

1. Why gateways are required in an IoT solution? An IoT gateway bridges the communication gap between devices, sensors, equipment, systems and the cloud. By systematically connecting the cloud, IoT gateway offer local processing and storage, as well as an ability to autonomously control field devices based on data inputs…

Understanding the buzz around Narrowband IoT (NB-IoT)

NB-IoT is a cellular protocol standard which offers the promise of low cost factor, suitability for indoor coverage, and most importantly, the credibility of 3GPP which stems from the fact that it originated in parallel to LTE (4G/5G) security standards. Building your IoT devices using NB-IoT can save bigly in…

Designing an Intelligent IoT Gateway with Edge & Fog computing...

Securely cloud-connect and remotely manage your devices With continued growth in demand for IoT due to billions of devices connecting to the smart networks, IoT Gateways have emerged as one of the most critical components in an IoT product and service deployments. Some of the major businesses and technical challenges…

4 Fundamental Building Blocks in Designing Remote Device Management for...

The future growth of IoT depends on how well we can achieve remote bulk operations on many devices simultaneously. Here, we will discuss 4 essential building blocks of Remote Device Management (RDM) for the entire lifecycle of your devices. Remote Device Management (RDM) has become an indispensable requirement in helping…