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Posts Tagged ‘Internet of Things’

  • Philippe Fosse EMC

    Rapid transformation awaits technology channel in 2016

    January 11, 2016 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Rapid transformation awaits technology channel in 2016

    Against a backdrop of structural change and technological progress, the technology infrastructure channel is about to go through a period of rapid transformation. Philippe Fosse, Vice President of EMEA Channels for EMC, gives his predictions for just what...

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    Ericsson introduces 3 IoT solutions for smart homes and cities

    January 7, 2016 • Company News, Enterprise, Top StoriesComments Off on Ericsson introduces 3 IoT solutions for smart homes and cities

    Ericsson has revealed three new solutions to equip communication service providers and utility companies to address services and requirements in the fast-growing Internet of Things (IoT) market. According to the company, IoT is quickly emerging as a very...

  • Telkom future makers

    Internet of Things Africa Summit set for 24 – 25 May 2016

    January 5, 2016 • Events, Southern Africa, Top StoriesComments Off on Internet of Things Africa Summit set for 24 – 25 May 2016

    In the midst of intense global discussions on how to seize the Internet of Things opportunity, Smart Events Group brings to the African ICT industry the Internet of Things Africa Summit (IoTAS 2016 & SMART Expo) to be held from the 24 – 25 May...

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    More network decomposition expected in 2016

    January 4, 2016 • Enterprise, Top StoriesComments Off on More network decomposition expected in 2016

    While the last 10 years has seen network functions consolidated into a single physical appliance, the move from the physical to the virtual world is now producing the opposite effect that will accelerate further in 2016, according to KEMP Technologies. This...

  • Dimension Data CEO

    Dimension Data reveals top list of IT predictions for 2016

    December 28, 2015 • Enterprise, Top StoriesComments Off on Dimension Data reveals top list of IT predictions for 2016

    Dimension Data has revealed its IT predication’s for the next 12 months, and digital transformation is high on the corporate agenda because it’s already reshaping the competitive landscape. According to Ettienne Reinecke, Dimension Data’s Group...

  • KPMG

    Get ahead of your data before IoT explodes

    December 23, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Get ahead of your data before IoT explodes

    For decades organisations have had machines connected to networks, for instance in mining and manufacturing as well as other sectors, which through automation continue to streamline processes and outputs. Parallel to this, we have seen significant advances in...

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    The Internet of Things is not as complicated as it sounds

    December 22, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on The Internet of Things is not as complicated as it sounds

    Ah, the Internet of Things. It’s the topic on everyone’s lips – the buzzword of the year. It promises to transform the way we live and work, to free us from mundane tasks, and create entirely new jobs in entirely new industries. Ask anyone in technology...

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    IoTWF 2015: How will the Internet of Things benefit Africa?

    December 15, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments Off on IoTWF 2015: How will the Internet of Things benefit Africa?

    David Meads leads Cisco’s business operations across the African continent. In his role he is responsible for defining Cisco’s go‐to‐market strategy across the African continent and for the field execution of that strategy. He focuses primarily on...

  • Syspro IoT

    Video Interview: Internet of Things is shaking up the manufacturing sector

    December 14, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments Off on Video Interview: Internet of Things is shaking up the manufacturing sector

    A brand new forecast from International Data Corporation (IDC) reveals the Internet of Things (IoT) market in Central and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, and Africa (CEMA) is expected to expand 22 % in 2015 year on year, reaching $14 billion in total value....

  • IoTWF 2015

    IoTWF 2015: Security is a critical part of the Internet of Things

    December 9, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments Off on IoTWF 2015: Security is a critical part of the Internet of Things

    Paolo Campoli is the ME&A Global SP leader and SP Sales CTO at Cisco. His responsibilities include direct Sales leadership for Global Service Providers accounts in the ME&A region, managing the entire Solution sales lifecycle and developing for the...

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    IoTWF 2015 highlights three major themes for IoT

    December 8, 2015 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off on IoTWF 2015 highlights three major themes for IoT

    At the third annual Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF) 2015, which was held at the World Trade Centre in Dubai, Cisco highlighted three major themes – which according to the company would essentially awaken the potentials of the Internet of Things....

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    Top 14 stats revealed at IoTWF 2015

    December 8, 2015 • Lists, Top StoriesComments Off on Top 14 stats revealed at IoTWF 2015

    Cisco’s Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF), which was held at the World Trade Centre in Dubai, has been the central hub for IoT related information. Since the start of the conference, the company has revealed a plethora of facts and figures relating...

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    IoTWF 2015: Taking a Closer Look at Connected Law Enforcement

    December 7, 2015 • Top Stories, VideoComments Off on IoTWF 2015: Taking a Closer Look at Connected Law Enforcement

    IT News Africa was joined by Harish Punjabi, who is a Network Consulting Engineer at Cisco Systems, and Brian Johnson, who is the Vertical Solutions Portfolio Manager for Cisco’s IoT Services, in order to obtain an in-depth overview of the Smart Police...

  • Inbar Lasser-Raab, Cisco VP Products and Solutions Marketing & Executive Sponsor of IoTWF. Anil Menon, President Smart + Connected Communities, Deputy Chief Globalization Officer. (Image Credit: Darryl Linington)

    IoTWF 2015: Smart City Technologies Showcased in Dubai

    December 6, 2015 • Features, Top StoriesComments Off on IoTWF 2015: Smart City Technologies Showcased in Dubai

    As the host city of the third annual Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF) industry event, taking place December 6-8 at the World Trade Centre, Dubai will be a showcase for more than 20 digital city and connected industry solution deployments made possible...

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    Cisco Executive Chairman to Deliver Keynote at IoTWF 2015

    December 6, 2015 • People, Top StoriesComments Off on Cisco Executive Chairman to Deliver Keynote at IoTWF 2015

    John Chambers, Executive Chairman of Cisco will be attending the 3rd Internet of Things World Forum (IoTWF). The event will be officially held in Dubai on December 6 – 8, 2015, at the Dubai World Trade Centre. According to the company, Chambers will...

  • MTC Data Centre

    Have data centres become the lifeblood of business?

    November 30, 2015 • Opinion, Top StoriesComments Off on Have data centres become the lifeblood of business?

    Just a decade or so ago, data centres were viewed almost as necessary evils; a capital expense needed to “keep the lights on”. They housed databases and kept e-mail up and running, serving as repositories. The Internet changed all that simply by creating...