#ITWCIOT: An ITWC Twitter chat on the Internet of Things

With the Internet of Things set to become a trillion-dollar industry, interest is running high in the concept of a world where devices are all connected and where we can harness massive amounts

Published on: July 14th, 2014 Candice So

Dell, Intel, Samsung, others form IoT consortium

Big technology companies led by computer and server builder Dell Inc., semiconductor maker Intel Corp. and electronics conglomerate Samsung Electronics have banded together to development standards that will govern technologies for the so-called

Published on: July 8th, 2014 Nestor E. Arellano

Do we need a separate network for M2M traffic?

With the co-called Internet of Things only just getting started, it's sometimes hard for enterprises to plan strategies. There may be a device that your (fill in the blank -- warehouse/factory/installations in the

Published on: July 4th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Many enterprises not thinking about network for M2M data: Survey

We're just on the verge of exploring the potential of the so-called Internet of Things. Utilities are only starting to connect homes with wireless meters, connected cars are still a dream and the

Published on: June 30th, 2014 Howard Solomon

Can a post office leverage the Internet of Things?

The rise of the Internet has been bad news for post offices around the world, who are trying to fight back in various ways. Canada Post, for example, bought Purolator and has decided

Published on: June 22nd, 2014 Howard Solomon

IDC’s Canadian IoT forecast makes the smartphone market look small

IDC Canada is projecting the market for products and services related to the Internet of Things will reach $21 billion within four years, driven by the hope among CIOs that it will boost productivity

Published on: May 15th, 2014 Shane Schick

Cisco to open Internet of Things lab in Toronto

Cisco Systems Inc. will set up a $100 million “Internet of Everything” innovation lab in Toronto where organizations can develop M2M solutions when it moves into its new Canadian headquarters next year. In

Published on: March 5th, 2014 Howard Solomon