Industry-leading Cybersecurity and IoT Experts Form IoT Cybersecurity Alliance
AT&T*, IBM, Nokia, Palo Alto Networks, Symantec and Trustonic are joining forces to innovate in the security space. They’ll use their combined expertise to help tackle today’s top Internet of Things (IoT) security challenges.
This IoT Cybersecurity Alliance combines industry-leading security providers and IoT experts. The group will research and raise awareness of ways to better secure the IoT ecosystem.
As the number and kinds of connected devices multiply, so have the security risks. In the past 3 years, AT&T has seen a 3,198% increase in attackers scanning for vulnerabilities in IoT devices. Continue reading “Industry-leading Cybersecurity and IoT Experts Form IoT Cybersecurity Alliance”
Russ will explain in simple terms the kinds of sensors required in various use cases, how to capture data from these devices into an enterprise system using message brokering technology, and how to derive insights from the recovered data. He will then demonstrate some live cases – both at the enterprise level and using local sensors.
About Russ McKay Continue reading ““Pragmatic IoT – and how to capture some low hanging fruit” – Presented by Russ McKay, IBM”
Smaller, cheaper microprocessors. The rise of automation. Widespread wireless communications. Over the past two decades, the convergence of these trends has created the much-ballyhooed Internet of Things (IoT). And now it is ready for prime time. Continue reading “The Data of Things: IoT is ready for prime time”
IBM Senior Vice President Bob Picciano (left) joins The Weather Company Chairman & CEO David Kenny (right) at the IBM Insight Conference in Las Vegas. IBM has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire The Weather Company’s B2B, mobile and cloud-based web properties, including WSI, weather.com, Weather Underground and The Weather Company brand.. The planned acquisition would bring together IBM’s powerful cognitive and analytics platform and The Weather Company’s dynamic cloud data platform, which powers the fourth most-used mobile app daily in the United States and handles 26 billion inquiries to its cloud-based services each day. Continue reading “IBM Acquires The Weather Company’s Product and Technology Businesses, Extends Power of Watson to IoT”
IBM is introducing several new services on Bluemix, IBM’s cloud development platform, designed to help developers create analytics-driven cloud applications. The services announced today, will make it easier for developers to create cloud applications for mobile, IoT, supply chain analytics and intelligent infrastructure solutions. Continue reading “IBM Introduces New Bluemix Services”
IBM last week announced that it will invest $3 billion over the next four years to establish a new Internet of Things (IoT) unit, and that it is building a cloud-based open platform designed to help clients and ecosystem partners build IoT solutions. Continue reading “IBM to invest $3 billion to establish a new IoT unit”
Soon an army of sensors equipped with IBM “smart” technology will take positions around Lake George and its tributaries to collect and send intelligence back to a cutting-edge laboratory on the shore in the most high-tech offensive in the world against threats to lake health. Continue reading “Cutting-edge sensors planned for Lake George”
Five of the industry’s most important companies have formed a new body to ‘improve the integration of the physical and digital worlds’. Continue reading “Technology Heavyweights Team Up On Internet of Things”
The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) is an open membership group focused on breaking down the barriers of technology silos to support better access to big data with improved integration of the physical and digital worlds. The consortium will enable organizations to more easily connect and optimize assets, operations and data to drive agility and to unlock business value across all industrial sectors. Continue reading “Industrial Internet Consortium formed by AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel”
IBM Smartcamp’s Deborah Magid on three winning technologies from Malaysia, Spain and Russia – and the ways they’re making the globe safe en smart. The world is smart, and it is getting smarter. Continue reading “Smarter oil and landslide predicting: the Internet of Things changes the world”