Internet of Things

Sierra Wireless is a risky stock right now, this portfolio manager says

With its connected tech helping usher in the Internet of Things, chip maker Sierra Wireless (Sierra Wireless Stock Quote, Chart TSX:SW) is in the right place at the right time, says money manager Bruce Murray, but whether or not the company can deliver in the fast-evolving sector is still up for gr ...

Nobody talks about WiFi 6, but they should, says Martello CEO

Earlier this month, Ottawa’s premier internet of things event glossed over the implications of WiFi 6, according to Martello Technologies Group’s CEO, and unfortunately, it’s no surprise thanks to the hubbub around 5G. ...

Manufacturing spending billions on IoT, but still can’t patch Windows or remember passwords

The manufacturing industry is spending billions of dollars on IoT, but it continues to do a terrible job of securing those connected devices. ...

Hong Kong’s smart city blueprint starts to become reality

In an alley behind the Hong Kong Productivity Council building in Kowloon, a dolly-driving worker tows a large four-wheeled machine that has two long articulated arms that gracefully put lights on top of pylons and then place the pylons on the road. It’s a hypnotizing display that goes on for a f ...

Episode 101: A Conversation on Trust with Alex Manea

Alex Manea joined our team as Chief Security and Privacy Officer last year to lead our trust thesis and its adoption. In this episode, Jon Prial and Alex have a wide-ranging chat covering risk, privacy, different types of security attacks and how to protect your business. They also discuss how a bu ...

Episode 101: Creating Value Through Trust with Alex Manea

Alex Manea joined our team as Chief Security and Privacy Officer last year to lead our trust thesis and its adoption. In this episode, Jon Prial and Alex have a wide-ranging chat covering risk, privacy, different types of security attacks and how to protect your business. They also discuss how a bu ...

Securing 5G networks

In an IT World article, Howard Solomon wrote about the chairman’s statement that emerged from a recent 5G Security Conference that took place last week in Prague. The 2 day meeting of officials, representing 32 countries, did not reach any binding conclusions, but the chair issued a 20-point set ...

Dell makes a strong case for IoT solutions

Dell’s detailed its vision for increasing business value through IoT at its Toronto Roadshow event held on April 23. IoT drives efficiency, customer experience, disaster mitigation, and value IoT is a cyclic process of three stages: information collection, analysis, and creating a solution that im ...

Modernize apps and infrastructure, and the processes will follow

There is no question that virtualized cloud-native environments are the wave of the future for the modern enterprise. As digital services become core revenue-generators and the world becomes increasingly reliant on the Internet of Things, businesses that cling to the static, hardware-centric infrast ...

Everything you need to know about 5G

What is 5G?  5G is the next generation in over-the-air telecommunication standards. Compared to 4G, 5G boasts tremendously increases data rates and significantly lowers latency to cellular devices. But 5G’s benefits encompass more than just telecommunication; it’s designed as a unifying networ ...