IBM plans to invest $3 billion over the next four years to establish a new Internet of Things (IoT) unit, and build a cloud-based open platform designed to help clients and ecosystem partners build IoT solutions.
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The sum of all connected things is estimated to reach 25 billion by 2020, a forecast said, reflecting the phenomenal growth of the Internet of Things (IoT).
The number of connected devices that will be in use in 2015 will reach 4.
The president and CEO of Samsung Electronics, BK Yoon, outlined the company’s innovation strategy and its vision for the future in his speech at the Government Summit that opened in Dubai, UAE today (February 9).
The year 2014 was marked by a number of potentially historic technological innovations. From Europe taking the front seat in the driverless car industry, to wearable technology – whether it is smart spectacles or connected watches –
Forty-three per cent of organisations in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) have plans in place to leverage the Internet of Things, while a majority is not ready for wearable technology in the workplace, a report said.
STEM-related online work takes off as start-ups embrace the Internet of Things, while all things 3D soar on the back of continual 3D printing advances and SMEs are trusting freelancers with their finances and corporate identity, a report said.
The Internet of Things market is set to reach $7.1 trillion dollars by 2020, according to a recent survey by Fortinet, a leader in high-performance network security.
The survey titled ‘Internet of Things:
BlackBerry, a world leader in mobile communications, has unveiled a series of initiatives codenamed Project Ion to help businesses easily connect people, devices and machines, and derive value from these connections.
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UK-based ARM has unveiled what it said was the world's most energy-efficient microprocessor design that will help devices ranging from fridges to medical equipment to communicate with other devices.
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