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UC San Diego Scientists Build Safety Tools For The Internet Of Things

Computer scientists at the University of California, San Diego, have developed a tool that allows hardware designers and system builders to test security- a first for the field. There is a big...

Munich Re acquires IIoT company Relayr for $300M

Munich Re has acquired relayr, a provider of industrial internet of things (IIoT) solutions, at a valuation of  $300 million.

Intel Forms ‘Internet Of Things’ Organization

Intel has created a new Internet of Things (IoT) organization within the company. The business division, called the IoT Solutions Group, will combine the Intelligent Systems Group and Wind River organizations. The new organization will be led by vice president and general manager, Doug Davis, who will report directly to Intel CEO Brian Krzanich.

Oracle, Mitsubishi Electric collaborate to develop Internet of Things platform for manufacturing

Oracle has inked a collaboration with Mitsubishi Electric to develop an Internet of Things (IoT) platform for smart manufacturing. As part of the collaboration, Mitsubishi developed its new FA-IT Open Platform...

Worldwide spending on IoT forecast to reach nearly $1.4 trillion in 2021

Worldwide spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to grow 16.7% year over year in 2017, reaching just over $800 billion. By 2021, global IoT spending is expected to...

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 terms of the agreement, the two companies expect...

DHS awards Factom $192k for blockchain tech

The Department of Homeland Security has awarded $192,380 to Factom to begin beta testing of a capability that uses blockchain technology to secure IoT data.

Nokia acquires SpaceTime Insight

Nokia has acquired SpaceTime Insight, a San Mateo, California-based Internet of Things (IoT) company with offices in the U.S., Canada, U.K., India and Japan.

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 a new new IoT Division, led by...

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.

AT&T, IBM Ink Internet Of Things Deal

AT&T and IBM have inked a global alliance agreement to develop solutions that help support the 'Internet of Things.' The companies will combine their analytic platforms, cloud, and security technologies to...

Cisco Launches ‘Internet Of Everything’ Campaign

Cisco has launched a new campaign that showcases how the company connects the unconnected, and makes 'amazing things' happen. Hello, Internet of Things! Cisco's campaign, developed with branding and advertising agency...

Worldwide technology spending on IoT to reach $1.2 trillion in 2022: IDC

Internet of Things (IoT) spending will experience a compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 13.6% over 2017-2022 and reach $1.2 trillion in 2022, according to a forecast by IDC.

Sierra Wireless to acquire Numerex for $107 million

Sierra Wireless has entered into a definitive merger agreement to acquire machine-to-machine communications company Numerex. The transaction is valued at approximately $107 million. Numerex will become a subsidiary of Sierra Wireless, upon...

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).