Internet of Things

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 ...

CA IoT Law: Devices at Risk?

In the last week, both the Dept. of Homeland Security and the Food and Drug Administration have issued a consumer alert about the potential hacking risk regarding cardiac devices, specifically because those devices have no encryption on their software. The devices in question are implantable cardia ...

BlackBerry and Telus partner with Ottawa-based accelerator for new IoT-focused program

Ottawa-based software as a service (SaaS) accelerator program L-Spark Corp. is launching a new Secure IoT Accelerator program, working with Telus Corp, BlackBerry Ltd. and Solace, the group announced on Wednesday. The program will work with Canadian ventures developing Internet of Things (IoT) prod ...

AI and health | Just be patient

Next week, I will be attending a seminar entitled “AI and Health | Just be Patient”, looking at a number of challenges associated with applying artificial intelligence to healthcare. One of the sessions that caught my eye is called “Give an AI some data and you feed it for a day; teach the A ...

City of Markham and Bell partner for smart city initiative

The City of Markham has announced plans to integrate Bell's Smart City platform, a collection of interconnected Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and technologies. ...

Industrial Internet Consortium, OpenFog group officially merge

Two industry groups aimed at increasing security and connectivity of IoT devices are getting together ...

BlackBerry CEO John Chen says business world ‘demanding’ secure IoT

Major business opportunities are on the horizon for organizations interested in securing the internet of things for customers, and BlackBerry Ltd. is actively looking to benefit from the boom. While he’s unsure how much more people are willing to pay for secure IoT devices, BlackBerry CEO John Ch ...

Top 10 IoT vulnerabilities of 2018

The Open Web Application Security Project updates its list of vulnerabilities developers should watch for ...