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IoT: the Internet of Trade-offs

The wonder and promise of the Internet of Things see billions of devices communicating with each other, transmitting, collecting, and sharing data that allows decision-making without the need for human intervention. If the vending machine knows that it needs inventory, … Continue reading

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The Force is Strong in this One

One important life lesson we have learned from arguably the greatest of all philosophers is profoundly simple: “Do or do not. There is no try.” One has to imagine that Yoda would apply this important directive to any endeavor, but … Continue reading

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A Focus on ROI

As I was writing an article for the upcoming IoT Evolution conference in January, it occurred to me that the whole concept of a focus on creating a return on investment for customers, regardless of the type of technology being … Continue reading

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The Technology Trade-off

The internet of things continues to grow exponentially, with a predicted 50 billion connected devices in just the next few years. With this interconnectivity and machine-to-machine interaction, complex processes are executed without human interaction, data powers automatic adjustments and “machine … Continue reading

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50 Billion Conversations – No Noise

As the Internet of Things (IoT) revolution continues to grow and accelerate, many predict there will soon be more than 50 billion connected devices, with machine-to-machine (M2M) and IoT technology creating a cacophony of constant communications. With so many machines … Continue reading

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I’m sorry, Dave. I’m afraid I can’t do that.

As the connected world accelerates exponentially, with an estimated 50 billion connected devices over just the next few years, the era of machine to machine (M2M) and the internet of things (IoT) technology has already seen incredible improvements in business … Continue reading

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The internet of things is way-cool!

One of the things I find fascinating about the future of machine to machine (M2M) and internet of things (IoT) technology is that so many people are often focused on the technology, rather than its application to real-world business problems. … Continue reading

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Living in a World of “What if?”

It’s no secret that we live in a connected world – a world where we enjoy instant worldwide connectivity and access, where machines talk to other machines, making decisions and taking action without the need for human interaction. As technology … Continue reading

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Looking to the Future: The Internet of Things

Thanks, Al! OMG! Just think – if Al Gore hadn’t invented the Internet, where would we be today? Years ago, as mankind ventured into space for the first time, satellites were launched, first by the former Soviet Union and later … Continue reading

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