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IoT Spending on the Rise, to Hit $1.1 Trillion by 2023

A recent report projects that global spending on Internet of Things (IoT) software, hardware and services will surpass $1 trillion in 2022, and reach $1.1 trillion by 2023

New AWS IoT Tools for Visual Building, Event Detection Go Live

Amazon Web Services has announced the "live" release of two new Internet of Things services it had previously announced back in November 2018 at its re:Invent conference.

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5G Partnership Targets Edge Computing and IoT Services

Dell Technologies and Orange, a mobile and Internet services provider, announced a partnership to deal with new challenges coming with the advent of 5G wireless.

New Industrial IoT Suite for Shop Equipment Monitoring Debuts

Plex Industrial IoT is a new IIoT suite of tools for shop floor IoT monitoring, maintenance and automated asset management set to launch in July 2019.

AI, IIoT Partnership Adds New Options for Predictive Asset Maintenance

Presenso has announced that its machine learning solution for predictive asset maintenance has been chosen by Siemens to be incorporated into that company's suite of Remote Diagnostic Services tools.

Coming to Azure: Plug-and-Play IoT, Edge Database, Improved AI and Blockchain Support

Microsoft has announced a number of improvements to Azure designed to give developers increased capabilities for IoT and AI projects, plus improved interop with various chipsets and open standards, among other changes.

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Linux Foundation's Open Source Zephyr RTOS Gets Major Update

The foundation says that the software is now a "more stable, certifiable option for product makers and developers."

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Microsoft Acquires Real-Time IoT Platform for Embedded Development

Microsoft has acquired Express Logic, creators of real-time operating systems (RTOS) for "industrial grade" embedded and Internet of Things (IoT) development.

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VS Code-Based Particle IoT Dev Tool Now Generally Available

A new Internet of Things development tool from Particle is based on the increasingly popular open source Visual Studio Code editor from Microsoft.

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FogHorn Launches IIoT Machine Learning Edge Solution for Android

FogHorn recently announced the launch of Lightning Mobile, a new edge computing solution designed for industrial machine learning-focused mobile devices running Android.

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SparkFun Releases 'Super' Low-Power Edge Board for Voice, Gesture Recognition

The company says it created the board combination with Google's TensorFlow team specifically for artificial intelligence on the edge that focuses on gesture and voice recognition.

Crate.io Launches New Smart IIoT Platform for Manufacturers

San Francisco, Calif.-based Crate.io this week announced a new product just for the manufacturing industry: Crate IoT Data Platform for Discrete Manufacturing.

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Microsoft Announces Windows Server IoT 2019, Windows 10 IoT Updates

Microsoft recently announced that it has a Windows Server IoT 2019 product plus shared some details about it and updates it's made to its Windows 10 IoT products.

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Hot IoT Trend: 5G Wireless on SD-WANs

A hot trend in the Internet of Things development space is the marriage of emerging 5G wireless networks with the burgeoning and disruptive software-defined wide-area networking (SD-WAN) movement.

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ETSI Releases Cybersecurity Standard for Consumer IoT Products

ETSI, a Europe-based tech standards organization, has released a cybersecurity spec for consumer Internet of Things products.

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6 New IoT Development Kits

Here's a round-up of recently released kits, covering a wide range of use cases.

Microsoft Expands Azure IoT Edge Capabilities

Microsoft expanded the capabilities of its Azure IoT Edge solution for bringing cloud intelligence to the edge, adding the capability to run in virtual machines.

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Arduino Announces IoT Cloud Beta

The new cloud offering will reportedly "connect the cloud to the world around you" and providing functionality to "log, graph and analyze sensor data, trigger events, and automate your home or business."

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New Ubuntu Core 18 Targets IoT Security

Canonical released a version of its popular Ubuntu Linux distribution specifically designed to run embedded in Internet of Things devices, with a focus on security.

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Study: Device Companion Apps Expose IoT Security Vulnerabilities

With device firmware being too hard to access and analyze, researchers focused on potential security vulnerabilities introduced by code in faulty companion device apps, finding multiple problems.

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Linux Foundation Offers Open Source Framework for Edge, IoT

The Linux Foundation believes the edge computing space -- where IoT and other devices do their own processing -- is so proprietary and fragmented that it created an umbrella organization to bring things to common order, at least in the open source world.

Cisco Takes Intent-Based Networking to the IoT Edge

Cisco Systems unveiled an expansion of its new-age networking solution, with one of the new areas of reach being the edge of the burgeoning Internet of Things.

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Developer Report: IoT Is 'Most Realistic New Tech'

Of all the new game-changing, cutting-edge technologies on developers' radar for 2019, the Internet of Things holds the most promise of immediate real-world adoption, according to a new report from HackerRank.

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Java Card 3.1 Bakes In IoT Device Security

Oracle's new release of Java Card 3.1 boosts Internet of Things functionality with features that address use cases in markets including telecom , payments, cars, wearables and more.

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Firm Says Nearly Half of Companies Can't Detect IoT Security Breaches

With the Internet of Things gaining prominence on multiple fronts, security still remains a big challenge, according to digital security company Gemalto.