Electromagnetic Attack: the invisible threat to our wireless world

The world is reliant on radio waves They’re essential to data and information exchange, networking and communication. They form the basis of television and radio broadcasting, satellite transmissions and our day-to-day communications. Whilst used without fear by the average person, for military organisations radio waves are well known to have vulnerabilities, some adversaries having the […]

Building a business case for digital transformation one printer at a time

The benefits of smart factories are undeniable. They can range from more aligned processes and lower costs to reduced downtime and waste. However, for industries steeped in history and legacy automation – such as packaging, food and drink or pharma – ‘digital transformation’ can be a slow moving and challenging proposition. Even without the added […]

Tracking Chain of Custody is Now Essential for Brands and Retailers

The days when brands and retailers could turn a blind eye to where their products come from are over. Amid heightened awareness of social and environmental abuses throughout the supply chain, governments around the country are moving quickly to hold businesses accountable for the actions of their suppliers. New supply chain due diligence laws are […]

How the Internet of Things Can Facilitate an Enhanced Passenger Experience

Technology is at the heart of everything we do today, and mobility is no exception. Since the Internet of Things (IoT) term was coined in 1999 by computer scientist Kevin Ashton, we’ve come a long way in developing the concept. Put simply, the Internet of Things is a network of objects and people that is […]

How machine learning can make agriculture more sustainable

In an era of a rapidly changing climate, achieving agricultural sustainability is critical to ensure the health and well-being of our planet. With limited resources and an ever-increasing population, traditional farming practices can no longer support a sustainable food system. Fortunately, the current technological advances in machine learning offer a promising path toward more sustainable […]

How can we tackle the serious security concerns over IoT?

The adoption of IoT is almost ubiquitous. From the home to the car to the office and the factory, IoT now forms a significant percentage of the number of devices connected to our home, cellular and business networks. In 2022 IoT adoption grew by 18% globally. While homes are now filled with a wide variety of […]

From Internet of Things to Internet of Threats

Smart houses, smart cities, smart irrigation, and smart routing- the Internet of Things (IoT) has ingrained itself into every aspect of our daily life. Though the moniker was coined by Kevin Ashton in 1999, the concept of transferring data through appliances and staying connected to the internet dates back to the 1980s. It all started […]

Open Platform Communications (OPC)-UA: Digital Quality Assurance for Industry 4.0

With the advent of Industry 4.0 and its rapid adoption across the industrial automation and manufacturing domains, majorly due to the deployment of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIOT), Open Platform Communication United Architecture (OPC-UA), has witnessed significant implementations, driving operational effectiveness and faster business decisions. An important instrument of Industry 4.0, the OPC-UA standard […]

The Truly Connected Enterprise

A truly connected enterprise is in sight As businesses work to implement and employ IoT networks, the modern-day enterprise and the data it gathers become increasingly complex. Connected devices are ever-evolving and becoming increasingly sophisticated in their functionality and datasets. To take control of this new data, you must first have an IT infrastructure that’s […]

3 Ways IoT Can Make Industrial Workplaces Safer

IoT is revolutionizing how businesses manufacture, store and ship their products. Connected devices are transforming production floors and warehouses into digitized spaces that can be measured, analyzed and optimized at unprecedented speed. Eager to take advantage of this emerging technology, manufacturers around the globe are expected to invest as much as $398 billion annually in IoT […]