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Breaking Down IoT Standards and Protocols

IoT has given rise to a host of new standard and protocols. This article serves as a glossary of terms related to IoT communication protocols and standards.

What Is CBRS and How Does It Help IoT?

One of the biggest barriers to IoT solutions in enterprise settings is reliable and low-cost wireless connectivity. Where Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, LoRa, Zigbee and others have tried to solve the problem before, CBRS (Citizens Broadband Radio Service) is posed to offer a viable alternative for enterprise IoT connectivity.
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BehrTech’s Wolfgang Thieme | Lessons Learned Launching a New Connectivity Platform for IIoT

Chief Product Officer of BehrTech, Wolfgang Thieme, joins us to talk about BehrTech’s MYTHINGS connectivity platform and LPWAN’s role in the IoT space.
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Five Reasons to Upgrade to MQTT 5

MQTT 5 is a new version of the popular IoT standard. This new version includes features required for large-scale cloud deployments and a wider variety of IoT use cases.

Swarm Bot Series Part One: Here’s What Bees Are Teaching Us About the Future...

The Internet of Things represents a huge wave of technological advances across every industry and for consumers. But now, the IoT is about to undergo a huge leap forward and hardly anyone knows about it. Learn about “swarm robotics” and how bees & other social insects are about to change the world.
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What is Smart Waste Management?

IoT can greatly optimize collection services and reduce operational costs for cities, transitioning waste management into data-driven collection processes.
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Are “Invisible” Technologies the Key to IoT Payments in Retail?

Consumers seek easy, seamless experiences, without giving too much thought to the technology behind it. The payments industry should be delivering a frictionless customer experience that balances security and consumer expectations.
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Back in the D.D.o.S.! How Not to Become a Russian Cyberattack Tool

Having an IoT device in your home makes your entire home network significantly more vulnerable to attack. Your devices may already be part of a botnet without you knowing it.
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An Introduction to IoT Network Security

With a virtually infinite amount of devices in distributed enterprise environments, along with various venues for the IoT in differing industries, the network is now the focal point for its security. Through the network, users and devices can be authenticated, policies and rules put in place to control access and behavior, and visibility can be increased to detect anomalies. To make this truly work, security and network personnel must collaborate closely.
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7 IoT Platform Vendors to Watch Out For

We look at the IoT platform vendor landscape, analyse which are the companies to watch out for in the enterprise smart city solutions which cover waste management, smart street lighting, energy and water metering and utility management.

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