Internet of Things

Google acquires IoT platform Xively

Google has announced that it has entered into an agreement to acquire Xively, a division of LogMeIn. 

WaterBit using AT&T IoT services for autonomous irrigation

WaterBit, a company that provides remote irrigation planning and control solutions for agriculture, is using AT&T Internet of Things (IoT) services for automated irrigation.  

Comtech receives $3.8 million funded orders for location based services

Comtech has received $3.8 million of funded orders from a major Middle East service provider for a suite of Location Based Services (LBS) to be used to support multiple application deployments, including mobile devices and Internet of Things.

Carahsoft to serve as ForeScout distributor for Department of Defense

The U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) has named Carahsoft as a facilitating partner for an enterprise-wide blanket purchasing agreement through the U.S. military’s Enterprise Software Initiative (ESI) program.

Nozomi Networks raises $15M

Nozomi Networks has raised $15 million in Series B financing.

T-Mobile launches national plan for narrowband IoT

T-Mobile now has a plan for narrowband IoT (NB-IoT). The company says it has also certified new NB-IoT modules from u-blox and Sierra Wireless for use on its network. 

UWM gets $900,000 grant to build industrial IoT curriculum

The Wisconsin Economic Development Corporation has awarded a $900,000 grant to the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee to support its Connected Systems Institute (CSI). 

Baidu, Xiaomi to work together on AI, IoT technologies

Baidu and Xiaomi have entered into a partnership to collaborate on artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) technologies.

ABB, HPE to deliver joint OT-IT industry solutions

ABB and Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) have inked a strategic global partnership that combines ABB Ability, the company's digital solutions with HPE’s hybrid information technology solutions.

Gridsum, Tencent, Shandong Guohui to jointly develop industrial IoT platform

Gridsum has signed a strategic cooperation agreement with Tencent Cloud and Shandong Guohui Investment Co. to jointly develop an industrial internet of things cloud platform.

GE Aviation, flydubai ink intelligent network software deal

GE Aviation and flydubai have inked an agreement for GE to provide Intelligent Network software for recovery of disruptions across the airline’s fleet.

Analog Devices inks IoT partnership with China Mobile

Analog Devices has inked a strategic relationship with China Mobile IoT (CMIOT), a wholly owned subsidiary of China Mobile Communications Corporation (CMCC). Under the...

Samsung introduces integrated secure element solution for IoT

Samsung has introduced its integrated Secure Element (SE) solution for Internet of Things (IoT) applications, that the company says offer a turn-key service for...

Apple, GE partner to bring Predix industrial apps to iOS

Apple and GE have inked a partnership to bring industrial apps based on Predix, GE’s industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform, to iOS. The...

Dell Technologies to invest $1 billion in IoT R&D

Over the next three years, Dell Technologies says it plans to invest $1 billion in the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. The company launched...