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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...

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...

3M, C3 IoT ink multi-year agreement

C3 IoT has inked a multi-year agreement with 3M. Under the terms of the agreement, 3M will use the C3 IoT Platform to develop and deploy AI-based applications – starting with predictive healthcare and supply chain analytics.

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.

Microsoft will pour $5 billion into IoT over 4 years, tripling prior spending —...

Microsoft plans to invest $5 billion into various programs surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT) over the next four years, writes Blair Hanley Frank of VentureBeat. Here is the link: https://venturebeat.com/2018/04/04/microsoft-will-pour-5-billion-into-iot-over-4-years-tripling-prior-spending/

Samsung, Nestlé collaborating to combine IoT and biomedical science

Samsung and Nestle are collaborating to combine IoT, bio sensors, and multi-modal technology with nutrition science. Samsung Strategy and Innovation Center and Nestlé Institute of Health Sciences will be working together on a consumer-facing platform...

VMware announces key alliances, says working on IoT offerings

VMware announced key alliances in the Internet of Things (IoT) space. The company says it is working with Bayshore Networks, Dell, Intwine Connect, Deloitte Digital, PTC and V5 Systems. The company...

The U.S. Department of State awards C3 IoT platform and applications contract

The U.S. Department of State has awarded C3 IoT a multi-year contract up to $25 million to provide the C3 IoT enterprise application development platform. This is a Federal Government enterprise-wide...

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.  

Comcast rolls out enterprise IoT service to major markets

Comcast says it plans to expand its enterprise Internet of Things (IoT) service, machineQ, to 12 major U.S. markets. MachineQ is an IoT network service and platform that uses Low Power...

Arrow Launches Free IDE For “Internet of Things” Apps

Arrow Electronics has launched Arrow Cloud Connect, an online tool for developing ARM Cortex-M0+ -based designs and “Internet of Things” (or machine-to-machine) applications. Featuring technology from Freescale Semiconductor and Digi International,...

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.

Facility services company ISS deploying IBM Watson to analyze millions of sensors

Facility services company ISS has signed an agreement with IBM to use Watson's IoT platform, consulting, and facilities management technologies, in the management of over 25,000 buildings around the world. Working with...

HPE, GE Digital working together on IoT solutions

Hewlett Packard Enterprise (HPE) and GE Digital have inked a strategic agreement to unite Internet of Things (IoT) technologies from HPE with GE's Predix platform. As part of the agreement, HPE will be a preferred...

Tive raises $3 million

Tive, a provider of sensor-driven tracking solutions for the supply chain, has raised a seed round of $3 million. The investment was led by Accomplice with NextView Ventures, as well as...