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IoT Applications Spanning Across the Wearable Industry

Posted by on Aug 10, 2017 in Smart Device and Wearables |

Our world is fast changing with revolutionary technologies and disruptive ideas emerging in the whole new connected space. Amidst this mesh/network of connected devices, Internet of Things is changing our lives through many applications in many vertical markets. IoT is the interface between the individuals and the connected environment that they are in. It can be thought of as a natural progression towards the individual with the individual becoming the center of things. From smart home to smart cars to wearable devices, many concepts have been born and are blooming under this idea. Different people have a different idea of wearable technology. However, the bottom line is to leverage...

Mapping IoT Opportunities through Data Analytics

Posted by on Aug 3, 2017 in Wireless |

Smart Home, IoT Data Analytics, Industrials (Manufacturing & Supply Chain) – IoT provides access to data from the real world and in real-time. Analytics can play a huge role in the influx of this data giving rise to newer business models for various segments. IoT is the next frontier for businesses and IoT-enabled companies are going to be unique in terms of their needs and requirements. It is not only about the digitization of processes to adopt a connected approach but also about what happens next – Big Data! IoT is digitizing physical assets such as sensors, devices, machines, and gateways and the rapidly growing network is resulting in...

Physical to Digital – The New Era in Retail

Posted by on Jul 14, 2017 in Retail |

For customers today, shopping is all about speed, convenience, and flexibility and in retail, the journey begins with the customer. The Gen-Z shopper is both informed and impromptu. They want to shop anywhere, anytime and expect a seamless experience whether they are shopping in-store or online. However, the revolution in retail is driven not only by ever changing consumer preferences but also by rapid advances in technology. Though e-commerce accounts for only 8.5 percent of the total retail revenue [1], the growth has been rapid in this space. Market reports suggest that while the market share of retailers is fairly huge, the stores with differentiated value offerings are witnessing...

Industrial IoT – Unlocking Business Value from IIoT

Posted by on Jun 29, 2017 in Smart Devices |

As the markets become more consumer-centric, experts suggest it is the best time to be a consumer because the only way businesses can thrive today is by valuing their customers. The necessity to deliver exceptional consumer experiences has paved way for smart solutions enabled by the Internet of Things (IoT). But as they say, there is a price for everything.Each quality experience delivered has a series of round-the-clock efforts tagged. Since we belong to the age of automation, the major effort here is machine effort that requires considerable energy consumption. According to a 2012 survey conducted by McKinsey and Company, energy is one of the biggest operating costs in...

Healthcare IoT: Smart Technology for Better Healthcare

Posted by on Jun 12, 2017 in Smart Devices |

In order to define the future, we need to identify, predict, analyze, and assess the information provided by every imaginable source. Talking of information, we look for it in the form of Big Data and perhaps the most important source of information is the human body. The Internet of Things is paving way for innovation in nearly every aspect of human existence and soon we will see this technology touching lives, quite literally! Traditionally physicians had a holistic view of the patient’s health condition giving them limited access to the root cause, thereby forcing them to make decisions with very less data. As a result, Electronic Medical Records (EMR)...

Telematics – An important tool in Fleet Management

Posted by on Jun 8, 2017 in Automotive |

Technology has gained trust and control over almost every sphere of our lives. Our facilities are turning smart, industries are transforming digitally and the lifestyles have become ever-connected. Companies battle to thrive on this wave of digitization, thereby continuously innovating and creating newer avenues of technology adoption. Telematics, a concept that combines telecommunications and informatics, is one such innovation that technology buffs bank on to fill the gaps and redefine fleet management. Fleet management is the field of monitoring fleet costs, running conditions, downtimes and optimal decision making on trade–offs between fixed costs and running costs of ships, rail cars and commercial vehicles like cars, trucks etc. It includes...