Aeris Blog

The Big Data Challenges of IoT

Businesses can’t wait to get involved with The Internet of Things, but many have yet to develop a strategy for how to take advantage of the “Big Data” generated by IoT.

In an article this week in Forbes, “The Internet Of Things Will Radically Change Your Big Data Strategy,” Mike Kavis outlines “how woefully unprepared most data centers are for the...

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Aeris's Molise Outlines How to Overcome the Challenges Facing M2M Operators

   The rapid growth in the Internet of Things (IoT) and machine-to-machine communications (M2M) is connecting millions of machines to the Internet. In turn, those connections are creating daunting challenges for network managers to keep data flowing 24/7.

John Molise outlines some of those challenges and how top networks managers are dealing with...

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Move Aside Mobile Phones, Here Comes IoT

Amazon’s announcement last week of its new Fire phone prompted an interesting reaction from New York Times technology reporter Claire Cain Miller, who wrote that the era of the mobile phones will be overtaken by a new wave – the Internet of Things (IoT).

“Many people in Silicon Valley say the idea of carrying a device in our pockets to access the...

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How to Secure the Internet of Things

While the rapid development of machine-to-machine communications (M2M) and the Internet of Things (IoT) is making headlines, little has been said about the security implications when businesses connected millions of machines to the Internet.

Aeris Communications addresses these implications in a free white paper, “Securing the Internet of Things,”...

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M2M Strategies and Technologies Contributing to Explosive Growth in China

China is developing at break-neck speed, so it’s no surprise that its machine-to-machine (M2M) communications market is undergoing rapid growth as well.

According to the GSMA, China is the global leader in use of mobile M2M connectivity, with 50 million mobile M2M connections, ahead of the U.S. with 32 million and Japan with 9.3 million as of the...

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How Can the Internet of Things Benefit the Enterprise?

Is the Internet of Things the latest transformative technology or is it just another tech buzzword?

Dion Hinchcliffe, writing recently in ZDNet, outlines argument for and against the long-term value of IoT and comes down firmly in support.

“Certainly some are rather skeptical of the strategic nature of the trend,” he writes, citing an Economist...

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Upcoming Aeris Webinar: “Where Is the Wearables Market Headed?”

The landscape of the healthcare industry is changing as new technologies, devices and networks open up a new era of in-home patient monitoring. Wearables, in many types, enable patients to monitor their health and transit information back to their doctors and hospitals.

To learn about the opportunities presented by these new technologies, Aeris...

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Aeris Delivers Connected Health Solutions

 In-home health care now plays a key role in providing patient services as the population ages, chronic medical conditions are on the rise, and hospitals focus on cutting expenses.

Aeris Communications is working closely with in-home health care solution providers to ensure the delivery of these services. A new report shows how Aeris is providing...

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"Securing the Internet of Things" Webinar, an Aeris Encore Presentation

IT managers considering or implementing machine-to-machine (M2M) solutions consistently list security as a top consideration when asked about deployments. To continue to address interest in this crucial subject, Aeris will broadcast an encore presentation of its “Securing the Internet of Things,” webinar, to air Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 10 a.m.,...

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Upcoming Aeris Webinar: The Rise of Mobile Health Devices for Home Health and on-the-go

The home health market has been one of the earliest segments of healthcare to adopt digital health and machine-to-machine (M2M) communications technologies, which have helped to move care beyond the home to anywhere the patient is located. How has technology for this market evolved over the past five years? Where is it headed?

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Aeris Support Pays Off For SimplyHome

Rapid, hands-on support for a machine-to-machine (M2M) communications solution can mean the difference between its success and failure. The ability of an M2M customer to get hands-on support and advice as well as a quick and helpful response at a time of need can ensure that its project remains on track.

When Asheville, N.C.-based SimplyHome, a...

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2G GSM Sunset: A Call to Action for M2M Healthcare Providers

M2M health care and PERS service providers, which commonly use low-cost 2G GSM connectivity, are being forced to reconsider their network connectivity arrangements because AT&T has announced a shutdown of their 2G GSM cellular network in the U.S. at the end of 2016. In fact, that shutdown has already begun.

Last year, AT&T stopped certifying new...

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