Rice Paddy Sensor Networks Improve Rice Farming

Rice is cultivated all over the world in fields known as rice paddies and it is one of the most maintenance intensive crops to grow. The rice paddy itself requires a large part of that maintenance. It is flooded with water that must be kept at a constant level, just below the height that would keep rice seedlings from growing but high enough to drown any weeds that would compete with the rice stalks for nutrients. This technique is called continuous flooding and a big part of the job of a rice farmer is to inspect the rice paddy every day to make sure the water levels are normal and there are no cracks or holes that could lead to water leakage. Continue reading “Rice Paddy Sensor Networks Improve Rice Farming”

PLAT.ONE and Nwave to Deliver Complete Internet of Things Parking Solution

PLAT.ONE, the first Enterprise-Grade Internet of Things (IoT) application platform, today announced a partnership with Nwave, a rapidly growing supplier of low-power, wide-area (LPWA) wireless network solutions to bring a suite of ready-to-use industrial solutions to market, starting with a parking solution. Continue reading “PLAT.ONE and Nwave to Deliver Complete Internet of Things Parking Solution”

Sensara and GreenPeak join forces in the development of a new, ground-breaking Family Lifestyle System

Sensara, a Dutch company specialized in intelligent sensor network technology, announced it has entered into a strategic partnership with GreenPeak Technologies to provide integrated solutions of contactless, self-learning monitoring technology for the Senior Lifestyle System, Sensara’s first Family Lifestyle Solution. Continue reading “Sensara and GreenPeak join forces in the development of a new, ground-breaking Family Lifestyle System”