Turkcell, Huawei expand collaboration; working on IoT, smart cities

Turkish mobile phone operator Turkcell and Chinese networking and telecommunications equipment and services company Huawei, are expanding their existing collaboration to include joint R&D and production in the fields of IoT,...

Mocana raises $11 million

Mocana, a San Francisco, California-based provider of security solutions for industrial control systems and the Internet of Things founded in 2002,  has received $11 million in investment from Sway Ventures, Shasta Ventures,...

Mitsubishi Electric introduces FA-IT open platform for factory automation

Mitsubishi Electric has launched a FA-IT open platform for factory automation based on edge computing. The platform facilitates connectivity between factory shop floors and value chains via Internet of things (IoT) systems,...

C3 IoT closes Series E round at $1.4 billion valuation

Enterprise platform company C3 IoT has raised a Series E financing round at a $1.4 billion pre-money valuation. The investment was led by Breyer Capital, with participation from TPG, Sutter Hill, Wildcat Venture...

Bsquare inks $4.8 million IoT software and services deal

Bsquare has entered into an agreement with a global supplier of smart grid and smart city solutions to utilize its DataV Internet of Things (IoT) software. The one-year subscription agreement, includes...

Verdigris raises $6.7M

Artificial intelligence company Verdigris has raised $6.7 million, in a Series A extension round. The investment was led by Jabil, with Verizon Ventures also participating. Other investors in this round include Stanford StartX Fund...

Spirit AeroSystems using GE Predix for factory modernization

Spirit AeroSystems is starting a factory modernization initiative, where it will implement Efficiency Analyzer on Predix. Predix is GE’s operating system for the Industrial Internet, designed for building applications that connect to industrial...

Mentor Graphics, RTI partnering on embedded Industrial IoT development

Mentor Graphics is partnering with embedded middleware vendor RTI, for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) development. The combination of Mentor Embedded technologies and the RTI Connext DDS (Data Distribution Service) middleware, now...

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...

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...

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...

Red Hat and Eurotech launch open source IoT cloud platform project

Red Hat and Eurotech, a provider of Machine-to-Machine (M2M) platforms and Internet of Things (IoT) solutions, have launched a new, open source Eclipse Foundation project to manage IoT edge devices, called Eclipse...

IoT platform provider Ayla Networks raises $39 million

Ayla Networks has raised $39 million in a Series C financing round. The investment was led by Ants Capital, and co-led by 3NOD. Mitsui and Acorn Pacific also participated in the round, along with existing investors...

Samsung, Intel launch industry initiative to develop recommendations for IoT

Intel and Samsung have come together to form the National IoT Strategy Dialogue, an initiative the company says is intended to convene like-minded industry partners and organizations to collaboratively develop strategic recommendations...

Samsung says will spend $1.2 billion in US on ‘Internet of Things’ R&D and...

South Korean electronics giant Samsung says it plans to spend $1.2 billion over the next four years on U.S.-based Internet of Things (IoT) R&D and investments. The announcement was made by vice chairman and CEO of...