Internet of Things stories
Connectivity issues a widespread problem in IoT rollout according to new Inmarsat research
According to new research from mobile satellite communications company Inmarsat, connectivity issues are severely disrupting internet of things (IoT) rollout for businesses across the globe.
Entrust study highlights skill shortages with high demand for PKI and digital certificates
Digital transformation and workplace evolution are driving demand for and public key infrastructure and digital certificates, according to an Entrust global study of PKI and IoT trends.
Enterprise adopters of Internet of Things want easier path
Enterprise adopters of the Internet of Things are ready to take an easier path, shows a new Oracle survey.
NZ pours billions into IoT - so what are we doing to secure it?
"Any vulnerable device can potentially become a bot for an attacker, however, IoT devices are especially at risk because New Zealand is at a very early stage in terms of IoT maturity."
What exactly is 5G security, and why is it essential?
Many things that make 5G so appealing, like the decreased latency and increased bandwidth, are also threats to security.
Ennoconn to digitally transform manufacturing systems with Google Cloud
The first stage of the collaboration will see Ennoconn migrate its sales, marketing and operations systems from on-premises infrastructure to Google Cloud.
IoT investment set to overtake cloud computing, next-generation security and big data analytics
Research reveals investment in the Internet of Things is set to soon overtake cloud computing, next-generation security, and big data analytics.
Spark IoT network enables Evnex to bring EV chargers to rural Aotearoa
EV charging company Evnex is on a mission to roll out more charging stations in rural parts of Aotearoa, thanks in part to Spark’s extension of its IoT network.
Armis, Gigamon partnership to safeguard IoT devices against rising cloud threats
IoT devices have become an attractive attack target for cybercriminals, posing a significant and growing security risk as adoption increases.
Software AG extends IoT platform with new app
According to the company, the new app will enable manufacturers of any size to collect and process key data as it’s created and better understand production effectiveness.
JFrog acquires Upswift, connects DevOps and IoT "for the first time"
"We're thrilled to join JFrog to deliver something truly innovative to the market that helps developers further their digital transformation initiatives and bridge container deployment all the way to the end-device.”
US$8 billion market for IoT security services on 4G and 5G networks by 2026
By 2026, IoT cellular connections will number more than 3 billion, with 4G LTE and LPWA networks bearing the brunt of these new connections.
New IOTech partnership to deliver artificial intelligence and visual inference at the Internet of Things edge
"An IoT edge system's ability to obtain immediate local insights from vision-based analytics will revolutionise how businesses create new value through their operations."
Wirepas awarded for innovative IoT private 5G solution
Wirepas has been recognised by Frost & Sullivan for addressing industrial IoT requirements with its new Wirepas Private 5G solution.
Redeemer Lutheran College modernises campus network with BES IT & CommScope
Brisbane-based K12 school Redeemer Lutheran College has enlisted the help of IT solutions provider BES IT to upgrade the college’s internet connectivitity and campus security.
Rise of the machines: Security risks of connected devices during COVID
The report highlights the risks of vulnerable connected devices at a time when new ransomware attacks are reported almost daily .
Malvertising targeting IoT devices connected to smart home networks
"It is critical that we have the checks and balances to identify and contain potential malicious threats before they can infect users' devices."
Forescout uncovers 14 major OT vulnerabilities, impacting millions of critical infrastructure devices
Forescout Research Labs and JFrog Security Research have disclosed a set of 14 new vulnerabilities affecting operational technology (OT) devices.
Vodafone increases IoT network footprint
"We are seeing increasing numbers of New Zealand businesses expand their Internet of Things strategies."
Nozomi Networks launches MSSP Elite Program, targets OT and IoT market
Nozomi Networks states the company is focused on enabling MSSPs to generate additional revenue through new lines of business, while giving customers greater flexibility and maximum value.
Video: 10 Minute IT Jams - Who is Torutek?
We speak to CEO Chris Yu to learn about Torutek, a New Zealand-based software firm harnessing the power of AI, IoT, and facial recognition.
Internet of Things in desperate need of more robust identity and access management
"IAM is yet another identity and security framework that poses significant challenges when crossing from the IT realm onto the IoT."
Internet of Things devices major source of security compromise - report
"A majority of IoT transactions pose great risk to the business."
Insight on how businesses plan to manage data going forward - Survey
Global Frost & Sullivan analysis reveals businesses top priorities in data use and management.