Connectivity in public spaces to boost Zanzibar’s GDP

Blockchain network operator World Mobile, in partnership with The eGovernment Agency of Zanzibar (eGAZ), have announced the launch of free – metered WiFi internet access at all state agencies, Ministries, local Government offices, bus stops, the airport, ports, fish markets,…

Nokia selected for 5G deployment in 7 year deal

Nokia announced that it has been selected by GO Malta (GO) as its sole strategic partner for a nationwide 5G RAN rollout in a seven-year deal. The deal will see the introduction of scalable, ultra-reliable, high-speed and low latency mobile…

Smart-Tactor contactors provide critical data to improve system performance

Sensata Technologies announced the availability of the new GXC and MXC series of Smart-Tactor contactors with CAN bus communication which provide valuable data for improved system performance, reliability, and diagnostics in military, battery system, energy storage, commercial vehicle and industrial…

Tool suite enabling dense deployments and satellite connectivity for LoRa

Semtech Corporation, a global supplier of high performance analogue and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced the release of a software upgrade for LoRa integrated circuits (IC) and gateways that significantly increases network capacity, robustness to interference and enables a…

Global consortium formed to advance IoT network coverage

Virtual satellite network operator, Wyld Networks, announced it has partnered with Eutelsat Communications, Senet, and TrakAssure, forming a consortium to bring integrated and interoperable terrestrial and satellite LoRaWAN IoT connectivity to customers across the globe. Through platform integrations, innovative sensor…

Farnell launches fourth global IoT survey

Farnell, an Avnet Company and global distributor of electronic components, products and solutions, has today launched its fourth global IoT Survey. The survey provides an opportunity for Internet of Things (IoT) and Industrial IoT product designers and system engineers to…

Data-driven decisions are essential to connected places

Current approaches to investing in smart connected places is leading to inefficientnetwork investment. Based on recent client work and previous research, this article presents a four-stage data-driven decision-making framework for policy makers and local authority leaders. By embracing a top-down…

Factors that will influence the connected home market

Rising consumer expectations have collided with supply chain disruptions to redefine how network service providers (NSPs) bring compelling value-propositions to market. While product innovation on the customer premises equipment front once provided an opportunity for NSPs to secure a competitive…

3 technology trends for 2022

As the age-old saying goes: Change is the only constant in life. The same is particularly true for the IT industry. New technologies birth newer technologies and the cycle of exploration, innovation, and mastery continues on repeat. In my opinion,…

AI and the food industry

2021 marked the 50th anniversary of the iconic 1971 film Willy Wonka & the Chocolate Factory. As the first screen adaptation of Roald Dahl’s book, it tells the story of Charlie Bucket’s life-changing visit to the famous confectionery manufacturing plant,…