Mobile World Congress 2015 Just Days Away

Posted by Elle Wood on February 27, 2015 at 12:15 PM
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Next week, March 2-5, the GSMA is expecting 90,000 attendees at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain, which is an increase from the 85,000 attendees in 2014. Those attendees will see 2,000 exhibiting companies filling 100,000 square meters of exhibition halls – that is nearly 20 times larger than the White House. It’s pretty clear: in the mobile industry, anyone who is anyone will be at Mobile World Congress next week.

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Asset Tracking with IoT (A.K.A. A Wireless, Electronic Treasure Map)

Posted by Elle Wood on February 23, 2015 at 11:27 AM
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Fotolia_Treasure_MapWhether your “treasure” is a vehicle, boat, bike, some real Pirate’s Booty or some other thing that you love and value, you want to know where it is at all times. Wouldn’t it make life easy to have access to your treasure remotely? You could ping your treasure’s location. Ask your treasure the temperature of its surrounding area. Set a geo-fence to see if your treasure leaves its typical location. The possibilities are application and market-dependent, of course, but the need is the same: you want information from and about your treasure.
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U.K. Science Advisor Outlines IoT Recommendations in Aeris Visit

Posted by Jack McCarthy on January 27, 2015 at 1:26 PM
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Sir_Mark_Walport_(8656569975)With the transformative potential of the Internet of Things (IoT) becoming increasingly apparent, U.K. Prime Minister David Cameron asked the government’s Chief Scientific Advisor Sir Mark Walport to make recommendations to ensure that the U.K. will take a leadership role in IoT.

Walport recently visited Aeris to discuss his report, “The Internet of Things: Making the Most of the Second Digital Revolution.”

Walport told Aeris executives that the report seeks to strike a balance between encouraging innovation and taking into consideration privacy and security issues that arise when a billion devices are connected to the Internet and transmit information.

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M2M/IoT Predictions for 2015 from Machina Research

Posted by Jack McCarthy on January 8, 2015 at 3:35 PM
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Machina Research, the noted U.K.-based analysis firm covering machine-to-machine (M2M) communications, the Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data, recently published its predictions for M2M/IoT in 2015. As you’ll see below, they’ve covered a variety of areas, which we at Aeris are heartened to see apply to our strengths.

Some examples:

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IoT Ramps Up in India

Posted by Jack McCarthy on December 18, 2014 at 5:49 PM
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file0001980941201The Internet of Things (IoT) / machine-to-machine (M2M) communications is taking hold in India, thanks to a combination of factors. Narendra Modi, India’s new Prime Minister, has brought a sense of dynamism to the economy, and the country’s world-class systems integration industry is vigorously engaging with new and emerging IoT/M2M competitive landscapes.

That’s the view of Jim Morrish, founder and Chief Research Officer of the analyst firm Machina Research, which earlier this month gave a presentation at the National Association of Software and Services Companies’ (NASSCOM’s) Annual Technology Conference in Delhi.

Morrish noted this week in an article in M2Mworldnews.com, that many of the companies expecting to lead IoT/M2M development in India, including Aeris, attended the influential conference.

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