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Wavemaker Appoints Elliott Millard as UK Head of Planning

Wavemaker UK has announced the appointment of Elliott Millard as Head of Planning. Based in London, Millard will lead a team of 65 talented planners, taking responsibility for the strategic element of key new business pitches and working with clients to maximise their growth potential. He will report to Verra Budimlija, Wavemaker’s Chief Strategy Officer. Elliott brings over 18 years media industry leadership experience to his new role, most notably in the technology, automotive and retail sectors. This includes eight…

Twitter, Inc. Announces Partnership With Silver Lake and Elliott Management

Silver Lake to Make $1 Billion Investment Board Authorizes $2 Billion Share Repurchase Program Enters into Cooperation Agreement with Elliott Management Further Strengthens Twitter Board by Appointing Egon Durban and Jesse Cohn as Directors, Confirms Search for a Third New Independent Director with Technology Expertise Forms New Committee to Build on Regular Evaluation of Leadership and Governance Structure Twitter, Inc. announced that Silver Lake, a global leader in technology investing, will make a $1…

Circonus Announces Growth in Global Infrastructure Monitoring and IoT Deployments

Company Is Seeing Increased Industry Demand for Machine Data Intelligence Solutions That Can Handle Extreme Data Volume, Frequency, and Scale Circonus, provider of the first machine data intelligence platform built to handle the volume and frequency of data seen in today's global IT infrastructure and IoT deployments, announced it is experiencing significant momentum at the start of 2020, as more enterprises seek out a solution that can underpin their digital transformation initiatives. At the end of 2019, the Company…

FSG Smart Buildings Announces Chariot, A Multi-Site Building Automation And Enterprise IoT Software

The Chariot platform unifies mixed buildings and multi-site portfolios as a building automation software with robust energy management capabilities combining lighting and HVAC controls with smart metering and IoT devices FSG Smart Buildings, a division of Facility Solutions Group, today announced the release of Chariot, a Building Automation System (BAS) software with robust Energy Management System (EMS) capabilities combining lighting and HVAC controls with smart metering and IoT devices for multi-site command, control,…

IoT Agency Sharpend Announces Capital Injection From Guala Closures to Scale Connected Packaging

SharpEnd, the London-based Agency of Things™, has signed a strategic partnership with Guala Closures Group, a world-leading manufacturer of closures for spirits and wine, and pioneer in connected caps. The deal consists of the initial acquisition of 20% of shares of SharpEnd by Guala Closures, with potential further capital injections in the company. Guala Closures will remain a minority investor while Cameron Worth, SharpEnd’s founder and current sole shareholder, will retain the majority of the company’s shares. Guala…

Domo Wins DEVIES Award for Best Innovation in IoT

Domo IoT Cloud recognized for enabling companies to drive business value from their IoT device data Domo, provider of the Domo Business Cloud, announced that Domo IoT Cloud will be honored with the DEVIES Award for Best Innovation in IoT at Developer Week 2020, the world’s largest developer and engineering conference and expo. The Domo IoT Cloud, taps thousands of data sources from internet-connected devices, offering BI leverage at cloud scale in record time. The 2020 DEVIES Awards recognize technical innovation,…

Greg Elliott Joins Loopio as VP of Customer Experience

Loopio Brings on Greg Elliott as Vice President of Customer Experience to Spearhead the RFP Software Provider’s Customer Success Strategy Greg Elliott has joined Loopio, the leading provider of Request For Proposal (RFP) response software, as its Vice President (VP) of Customer Experience. In this role, Elliott will take the lead on maximizing customer happiness, retention, and loyalty. Elliott has over a decade of experience, having held various customer success leadership positions in the software industry. Most…

Bluebird Releases New IoT RFID Products With 20 Years of Accumulated Technology

The Company to Debut Its New Products at the NRF 2020, the Largest Retail Technology Event in North America, on the Coming 12th Attends NRF 2020, the largest retail technology event in North America, to showcase new IoT RFID products for establishment of enterprise RFID environment. Plans to expand its position in the related market through strategic products with strong partnership. With two decades of effort in development of advancing technology, take another leap forward global top tier through new IoT RFID…

Frost & Sullivan Honours Singtel with Five Awards, Including Asia Pacific Secure IoT Service Provider of the Year

Singtel's Mobile Wallet Dash Also Awarded Asia Pacific Mobile Wallet Provider of the Year Frost & Sullivan has recognised Singtel with five awards at this year's Frost & Sullivan Asia-Pacific Best Practices Awards. Singtel was named Asia Pacific Secure IoT Service Provider of the Year, Southeast Asia Managed Security Service Provider of the Year, and Singapore Managed Security Service Provider of the Year. It also won the Singapore Cloud Infrastructure Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award.…

Polte IoT Cloud Now Available on AWS Marketplace

Polte receives exclusive invite to demo the company’s geolocation API in the AWS Partner Solutions Experience at AWS re:Invent Polte Corporation, a leading innovator of Cloud Location over Cellular (C-LoC) technology, announced the Polte Location API is now available in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Marketplace. Polte will demonstrate their IoT Cloud in the AWS Partner Solutions Experience at AWS re:Invent December 2-6 in Las Vegas. Polte’s patented Location-as-a-Service (LaaS) solution leverages ubiquitous 4G…

InformaCast Fusion with Microsoft Teams Wins IoT integration Award from Commercial Integrator

Singlewire Software, a leading mass notification technology developer, has won an IoT integration Award presented by Commercial Integrator, CE Pro and Security Sales and Integration magazines. The Internet of Things (IoT) continues to grow, creating opportunities for more direct integration of the physical world into computer-based systems, resulting in efficiency improvements, economic benefits, and reduced human intervention. Singlewire won for its InformaCast Fusion with Microsoft Teams offering in the Fire/Intrusion…

Nokia and Microsoft Collaborate to Drive Industry 4.0 with IoT, Cloud

Realizing that AI, 5G and Internet of Things are going to drive industries of tomorrow, Microsoft and Nokia announced a strategic collaboration this week. The Finnish smartphone company was acquired by Microsoft before five years. The present plan is to marry Microsoft cloud solutions to Nokia’s expertise in mission-critical networking. Microsoft’s Azure, Azure IoT, Azure AI and Machine Learning solutions can turn out to be hot combos if bridged to Nokia’s LTE/5G-ready private wireless solutions, IP, SD-WAN, and IoT…

Study: Companies Using AI and IoT Together Catapult Ahead of Competitors Using IoT Alone

AI and IoT Adoption Increase as Leaders Target Revenue Growth, Faster Planning IoT Solutions World Congress -- A recent survey of global business leaders reveals the most significant predictor in realizing value from Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives across an organization is the heavy use of artificial intelligence (AI). Ninety percent of survey respondents heavily using AI in their IoT operations reported exceeding value expectations. The research also showed organizations using IoT with AI appear to be more…

Eurotech Applauded by Frost & Sullivan for Its Embedded Systems and IoT-based Solutions for the Rail Systems Market

The Company Has Signed Numerous Partnerships with Technology Companies, Further Opening Its IoT Software Offering Based on its recent analysis of the European Internet of Things (IoT) solutions for rail systems market, Frost & Sullivan recognises Italy-based Eurotech with the 2019 European Competitive Strategy Innovation and Leadership Award. Its hardware line for rolling stock and secure IoT integration platform has attracted the attention of top rail industry participants, such as operators and train…

Claranova: The IoT Market Is Taking Off

myDevices Surpasses over 250 Iot Deployments in the past Six Months myDevices announced that it had reached 250 customers deploying Internet of Things solutions in the past six months. myDevices enables all companies, System Integrators and Network Operators to design and implement their own IoT business. Large global companies in food service, hospitality, healthcare or industry have been deploying IoT solutions through the myDevices platform to provide concrete answers to their problems in the areas of temperature…

Pareteum IoT Platform to Power Coniq’s Retail Loyalty Solution

Gartner's latest IoT report identifies TEUM's Strength as an IoT Solution partner Pareteum Corporation, the rapidly growing cloud communications platform company, announced that it has been selected by Coniq, one of Europe's leading CRM and Loyalty providers for retail destinations, to provide IoT management and connectivity for Coniq's portfolio of in-store devices. UK-headquartered Coniq, which is backed by Lepe Partners, will harness the Pareteum Experience Cloud IoT enablement platform to provide secure connectivity…

Blue Acorn iCi Acquires Mediotype, A Leading B2B & B2C Commerce Experience Company

Acquisition Strengthens Blue Acorn iCi's Commerce Practice and Expands Geographic Presence  Blue Acorn iCi, a leading independent digital customer experience company, announced the acquisition of Mediotype Commerce , a leader in the digital commerce ecosystem. Mediotype, based in Boulder, CO, will expand its facility and become the Western US headquarters for Blue Acorn iCi.  In it will be housed a full team of CX, commerce and data science experts, all in place to serve leading and aspiring brands. The acquisition…

HUAWEI CLOUD Gains Ground in Global Markets through Cloud + AI + 5G + IoT

HUAWEI CLOUD Adoption Soars as Enterprises Seek a New Class of Connected and Intelligent Applications HUAWEI CLOUD has announced a series of 2019 strategic investments to expand its global footprint in response to growing demand for its intelligent, secure and stable cloud platform. HUAWEI CLOUD is seeing strong adoption of its services, and today operates 23 cloud regions and 45 availability zones across Africa, Asia Pacific, Europe, and Latin America, empowering digital transformation for organizations globally.…

Wi-Fi Usage at New England Patriots Home Opener Breaks Industry Records with a Peak Data Transfer Rate of 23.24 Gbps During Unveiling of…

Six-Time Super Bowl Champion Sees Highest Digital Fan Engagement of Any In-Venue Event in Sports History, Surpassing Previous High of 13.38 Gbps A record 23.24 gigabits per second (Gbps) was the peak Wi-Fi data transfer rate within Gillette Stadium during last night's New England Patriots home opener against the Pittsburgh Steelers when the Patriots unveiled their Super Bowl LIII banner, beating previous data records by 58 percent. At 23.24 Gbps, this is the biggest network moment ever at a sporting venue. The…

Mindtree Named U.S. Market Leader in IoT Consulting and Services by ISG

Report cites Mindtree's strategic focus on building connected and edge-enabled processes Mindtree, a global technology services and digital transformation company, has been recognized as a 'Leader' in the Consulting and Services quadrant in the U.S. ISG Provider Lens™ 2019 – "IoT report". Mindtree was also recognized as a 'Rising Star' in the report's Connected Cars quadrant. The ISG Provider Lens global report evaluates the IoT capabilities of 35 providers across six quadrants: Consulting and Services, Managed Solutions…