June 25th, 2021 9:05 PM 0 COMMENTS

Optus Revolutionises DSS by Running Narrow-Band IoT, 4G and 5G

Optus on Friday made use of Dynamic Spectrum Sharing or DSS in order to run narrow-band IoT, 5G and 4G mobile on its existing 700 MHz spectrum, a move, that, as per the company, will allow for the boosting of its 5G coverage. This was made possible via Ericsson's spectrum sharing kit. The two firms, who have been partners for the past couple of years and have worked on DSS... Read More

June 9th, 2021 5:49 PM 0 COMMENTS

Skylo-Inmarsat to Enable World’s First Commercial Narrowband IoT Over Satellite

Skylo, a popular satellite-based narrow-band or NB IoT solution company, announced on Monday that Inmarsat would be providing the satellite capacity backbone in order to deliver the company's IoT solutions for connecting machines and sensors. The agreement couples Inmarsat’s extremely reliable global satellite network with an easy-to-use and complete IoT solution that is capable of providing even remotely located application users with real-time actionable insights which will help improve efficiencies,... Read More

September 29th, 2020 1:34 PM 1 COMMENTS

Xiaomi Introduces Mi Watch Revolve, Mi Automatic Soap Dispenser in India

Xiaomi on Tuesday unveiled the Mi Watch Revolve, its first smartwatch for the Indian market featuring Firstbeat Motion Algorithm that aids users to track physical and mental well-being. The Mi Watch Revolve was unveiled at the Smarter Living 2021 virtual event alongside other Xiaomi products such as Mi Smart Band 5 and Mi Athleisure Shoes. The company said that the Mi Watch Revolve would be available in two color variants... Read More

November 9th, 2018 7:10 PM 2 COMMENTS

Number of Connected Things in Use Will Go Up to 25 Billion by 2021: Gartner

The number of connected things in use will go up to 25 billion by 2021, from 14.2 billion in 2019, according to a Gartner forecast on Friday. As the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to expand, the need for a governance framework that ensures appropriate behaviour in the creation, storage, use and deletion of information related to IoT projects will become increasingly important, Gartner said in its report titled "Top... Read More

October 15th, 2017 2:21 PM 0 COMMENTS

Fintech Valley, Vizag is bringing a Revolution in Terms of Financial Technology

Fintech Valley Vizag, the flagship initiative of Government of Andhra Pradesh is helping corporations and aspiring entrepreneurs give wings to their dreams. In the recently concluded Blockchain Business Conference at Vizag, Shri Chandrababu Naidu – Hon’ Chief Minister of Andhra Pradesh said, “Today, as part of the Fintech Valley Vizag initiative, we have 9 companies that have already set up and 16 companies yet to establish their bases in Vizag. Within the last... Read More

March 1st, 2017 6:17 AM 2 COMMENTS

Reliance Group’s Unlimit And Cumulocity Partner To Deliver IoT Solutions In India

Reliance Group’s internet-of-things (IoT) business unit Unlimit and the IoT software platform provider Cumulocity has joined hands to offer IoT solutions in India. The partnership will enable the customers of Unlimit to benefit from the rapid machine; sensor and device integration and data collection; and real-time analytics for condition monitoring. It also offers predictive maintenance and supply chain automation; comprehensive device management and remote control; vertical application configurable real-time dashboards;... Read More

January 24th, 2017 7:57 PM 4 COMMENTS

Reliance Jio is manufacturing home automation and automobile telematics products: Report

Reliance Jio Infocomm Ltd is all set to expand its product line beyond mobile services, according to a report by Money Control. The company is said to be testing home automation products and automobile telematics at its Mumbai center. Reliance Jio will reportedly launch ‘car connect’ in the near future, a device that will enable its users to control the activities of the car. Through this device and its mobile... Read More

January 24th, 2017 11:12 AM 0 COMMENTS

Smart Homes explained using Oakter’s IoT based ‘Smart Home Kit’

Technology has become easily adaptable in such a way that it touches every aspect of living and non-living segments in our daily life. Off late, We have been hearing about Smart-homes every now and then, but what exactly are smart homes? What experiences and technologies together constitute a smart home? Can we make our homes smart at any point in time? These are the basic questions any individual would have... Read More

November 28th, 2016 10:50 AM 15 COMMENTS

Internet of Things (IoT) explained for the Layman

Connecting people via the Internet is yesterday's topic, but connecting things via the Internet is today's technology. Amidst all the hurdles before people are completely connected end to end in India, things/devices are competing to enable connectivity to them in this era of technology. When a vast network of devices are connected via the Internet, the ecosystem built is termed as IoT stylized as Internet of Things. As the name... Read More

November 16th, 2016 3:47 PM 4 COMMENTS

Reliance Group, Cisco Jasper establish “UNLIMIT” to provide IoT services to enterprise customers

Reliance Group and Cisco Jasper has collaborated to launch a new company UNLIMIT. UNLIMIT intends to provide internet-of-things (IoT) services to enterprise customers throughout India. The company will use various resources of Reliance Group including its mobile networks and utilizes the IoT connectivity management platform of Cisco Jasper. The duo has established UNLIMIT Control Center. With the launch of UNLIMIT, Reliance became the first telecommunications service provider in India to... Read More

October 26th, 2016 5:33 PM 38 COMMENTS

Jio gears up for the IOT revolution with smart car solutions in phase 2 of rollout

Reliance Jio the new entrant in the 4G space has buckled its armour and is all set for the next smart revolution. The company which doesn't wish to be labeled as a telecom operator but rather as a digital solutions provider continues to work on its multi prong approach towards the gradually digitising lifestyles of Indians. The next decade is going to be all about device to device communication which... Read More

September 16th, 2016 5:17 PM 24 COMMENTS

Vodafone India’s Novel Initiative: Billboards powered by IoT for Rainwater Harvesting

A common problem plaguing Indian cities, towns, and villages, especially during peak summer is water crisis. We get to see water tankers in every nook and corner at such times. The water crisis is commonplace even in regions with surplus rainfall during monsoons. Rainwater harvesting is very often suggested as the cheapest and most effective solution to the water crisis. Vodafone has taken rainwater harvesting to the next level in Pune.... Read More

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