How IoT is Revolutionizing the Cold Chain

Posted by Cheryle Custer on January 11, 2017 at 8:00 AM
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Hands in protective gloves holding Liquid nitrogen cryo tube.jpgCold chains are distribution infrastructures for temperature-sensitive items such as fresh foods, medicines, and chemicals. Cold chains are a vital process in our connected, global infrastructure and allow fresh fruits and vegetables from a diverse range of countries and climates to be shipped around the world, allow vaccines to arrive still potent, and chemicals to be safely shipped. A single cold chain infrastructure usually has three parties of interest: the manufacturers of the temperature-sensitive items; shipping companies that control the items in transit; and retailers such as restaurants, grocery stores, and pharmacies. IoT monitoring is ideal for regulating and reporting real-time temperature data for grocery store, pharmaceutical, and restaurant shipping companies that must comply with manufacturer and end-customer requirements.

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Topics: IoT, sensors, cold chain

Silicon Valley Lands in Sweet Home Chicago

Posted by Kevin Petschow on December 15, 2016 at 6:00 AM
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“Sweet Home Chicago” is a blues song first recorded in 1936 by Robert Johnson, and later in 1980 by the Blues Brothers for a movie by the same name.

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Topics: IoT, Chicago

50 Billion Devices Connected by 2020?  Beyond the Hype and Into Reality

Posted by Syed Zaeem "Z" Hosain on November 30, 2016 at 6:00 AM
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Aeris_Blog_50bil.jpgFor half a decade, the predictions for growth in the Internet of Things and Machine-to-Machine markets have been staggering:

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How do you ensure profitability in this solar market, especially after the election? This webinar offers a solid, proven plan.

Posted by Cheryle Custer on November 22, 2016 at 12:48 PM
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“[The President-elect Trump and the Republican Congress agenda] could result in a wholesale dismantling of many of the solar incentives and policies at the federal level."

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Topics: IoT, events, Solar

How IoT Enhances Education

Posted by Cheryle Custer on November 21, 2016 at 6:00 AM
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Neo_Blog_Education.jpgOnce seen as the bane of classroom attention spans, Internet of Things connected devices are now becoming standard operational and teaching tools in schools where they enhance how students interact with information, make it easier for schools to monitor and address student safety, and reduce many stresses for students, teachers, and parents.

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