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Getting a Foot in the Door for Smart City Projects

Feb 22, 2021 |

The potential impact of smart city initiatives is colossal. PwC pegged it as a $2.5 trillion opportunity by 2025. But getting projects greenlit for long term deployment can be quite difficult, especially with budget shortfalls. Read more…

Hitching a Ride to the Edge with Akamai

Feb 4, 2021 |

The edge, according to marketers, is a magical place where nearly anything is possible. But for Akamai Technologies, the $18-billion company that put content delivery networks (CDNs) on the map during the dot-com boom, the rise of edge computing and 5G networks marks a significant shift in how data and business logic will be distributed and consumed in the future. Read more…

Esri Boosts ‘Velocity” of ArcGIS for IoT

Feb 3, 2021 |

Esri, the location intelligence and geospatial analytics specialist, is accelerating its Internet of Things analytics platform as more industries integrate geospatial sensor data and real-time analytics into their operations.

Formerly ArcGIS for IoT, ArcGIS Velocity is promoted as a cloud-native platform for ingesting, processing, visualizing and analyzing real-time geospatial data. Read more…

Database Shift to the Edge Accelerates

Jan 25, 2021 |

As edge devices generate ever-larger data quantities, data management specialists are offering new frameworks to reduce reliance on cloud services by embedding intelligence to perform storage and analysis locally.

To that end, the latest release of an embedded database software platform is aimed at Internet of Things (IoT) devices and other autonomous systems. Read more…

2021 Predictions from the Edge and IoT

Jan 11, 2021 |

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been lurking on the edge of our networks and our consciousness for some time. With a substantial increase in bandwidth promised via 5G networks, the potential for businesses to seize a competitive advantage in 2021 is sizable. Read more…

Advanced Analytics and AI: Two Divergent But Synergistic Capabilities

Dec 22, 2020 |

Two commonly cited use cases for advanced analytics across financial services entail risk management and fraud detection; specifically, the use of advanced analytics to detect and reduce incidents of false positives. Read more…

Why Databases Are Needed on the Edge

Nov 11, 2020 |

The proliferation of smart devices and the IoT are putting pressure on developers to adopt more sophisticated processes to manage data. Some developers may prefer to continue using simpler file systems to keep track of data, while others want to outsource that responsibility to the cloud. Read more…

Apache Promotes IoT Database Project

Sep 25, 2020 |

An open source Internet of Things database effort has been elevated as a “top-level project” by the Apache Software Foundation.

Launched as a research project at Tsinghua University and accepted as an incubator effort in 2018, Apache IoTDB targets industrial IoT applications and attendant analytics and data storage requirements. Read more…

Qeexo Adds Support for Arm’s Edge Processor

Sep 23, 2020 |

Qeexo, the “tinyML” specialist, said its AutoML platform now supports the smallest Cortex processors from Arm Ltd., making it the first vendor to automate machine learning on the Arm processor used for edge computing in sensors and microcontrollers. Read more…

Leveraging AI to Deliver a Personalized Experience in the New Normal

Sep 1, 2020 |

In today’s world, gaming, video streaming and social sharing experiences drive consumer broadband usage in both mobile and fixed networks. These same activities are the ones which have grown the most during the global pandemic and in our “new normal,” and together sum up to 80% of Internet traffic worldwide. Read more…

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