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Almost half of META region firms lack protection of their full IoT suites

A report has revealed that for every two-in-five businesses (44%) in the META region, some parts of their Internet of Things...

Ericsson launches IoT Accelerator to boost connectivity for businesses

Ericsson has launched an IoT Accelerator that delivers a reliable and secure cellular IoT platform that empowers communications service providers (CSPs)...

Top 5 home automation trends to watch in 2022

The internet of things (IoT) is on the rise with projections suggesting that approximately 50 billion IoT devices will be in...

Safaricom opens bids for Kenya Power high-tech system installation

Telecoms operator Safaricom is inviting bids for companies to install high-tech, anti-theft systems and smart electricity meters for state utility company Kenya...

5 ways Tech is revolutionising home automation

Home automation is on the rise across the globe and Africa is swiftly following suit. It’s easy to see why, as tomorrow’s...

New tripartite deal expands connected car services

A tripartite agreement between Vodacom Business, Toyota South Africa Motors and Netstar has seen a web-based tool called MyToyota Fleet Lite...

Global satellite IoT subscriber base to reach 15.7 million by 2025

According to a new research report from specialist IoT analyst firm Berg Insight, the global satellite IoT communications market is growing...

Safaricom in $300 million Kenya Power smart meter deal

Kenyan telecoms operator Safaricom, has submitted a proposal to Kenya Power for the installation of a $300 million smart meter system, in a...

Business and industry increasingly adopt IoT to drive sustainability

Beyond the immediate benefits like having data about business operations available in real time, businesses are increasingly exploring and adopting Internet...

Connected cars report reveals massive monetisation opportunities for automakers

While drivers and passengers still need vehicles to get to their destination, other parts of driving experiences across the world are...

NB-IoT roll-out will rapidly increase narrowband IoT adoption

In today’s ever-evolving world, catching the IoT wave is very critical. Surveys show, 4 out of 5 businesses are investing in...

IoT in South Africa: The real story

The fresh and inventive impact of IoT on the South African business From artificial intelligence (AI) to machine learning...

New IoT Continuum formed to accelerate industrial digitalization

Orange, in partnership with Sierra Wireless, LACROIX, and STMicroelectronics, has launched the IoT Continuum aiming to simplify and accelerate the mass deployment...

Internet: One of the greatest inventions

The “Internet” is considered one of the greatest inventions of mankind. Devices, till then completely isolated, got a complete system to connect...

IoT in Africa: Connecting telcos and communities to unique opportunities

The opportunities presented by the Internet of Things (IoT) in Africa are huge – including access to healthcare, energy savings, e-finance, waste...

From Hype to Hero: How IoT has changed the world

The Internet of Things is no flash-in-the-pan hyped-up tech, it’s the future of connectivity and collaboration in a freshly minted digital world

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