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  • How integration of OT and IT systems benefits manufacturers
    A major driver of smart factories in the Industry 4.0 era is the integration of operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT). Integration allows data generated on the factory floor to be passed to a company's enterprise software or cloud for intelligent analysis.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2019 / 3 / 25
  • Updates to Zigbee, Z-Wave work toward smarter protocols
    When it comes to smart homes and wireless standards, Zigbee and Z-Wave are two of the most widely used in the market. Both have benefits over more common wireless standards like Bluetooth and Wi-Fi, and each have their own unique benefits when compared to each other.
    Editor / Provider: Eifeh Strom, Freelancer & Jill Lai, a&s International | Updated: 2019 / 4 / 25
  • Thailand announces ambition to expand smart cities nationwide
    The government of Thailand has doubled down its effort on building smart cities, aiming to hike the number of smart cities in the country and become the bellwether in this field in the ASEAN region.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2019 / 3 / 14
  • What some Asia cities are doing with ITS
    More and more, municipal administrators across the globe are eyeing intelligent transport systems (ITS) to optimize road usage and tackle congestion. This trend is seen in Asia as well.
    Editor / Provider: William Pao, a&s International | Updated: 2019 / 3 / 7
  • Indonesia on track to realize digital transformation
    Both public and private sectors in Indonesia have invested in digital technologies in order to grow their competitiveness. As the government tries to turn the nation into ASEAN's digital hub, e-commerce and data centers in Indonesia are poised to advance in the next few years.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 21
  • Savant to unveil integration with Resideo T series smart thermostats
    Savant and Resideo's Honeywell Home T Series Smart Thermostats to have cloud-to-cloud integration, delivering intuitive operation imaginable, including voice control via Savant's award-winning touchscreen Pro Remote and Pro 8 app.
    Editor / Provider: Savant | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 20
  • IIoT in 2019: What to expect
    Through an array of sensors and connected devices, the industrial internet of things (IIoT) continues to revolutionize the manufacturing sector. Recently, the Toronto-based Behr Technologies (BTI), a global licensee of the IIoT wireless communication technology MIOTY, listed five things to expect in
    Editor / Provider: Prasanth Aby Thomas, Consultant Editor | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 19
  • ADT acquires DIY home security provider LifeShield
    ADT announced that it has acquired LifeShield, a provider in advanced wireless home security systems, in a transaction valued at approximately $25 million. John Owens will continue in his current capacity leading the LifeShield team.
    Editor / Provider: ADT | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 18
  • Bluetooth enhances location support with new direction finding feature
    The Bluetooth SIG announced a new direction finding feature that holds the potential to significantly enhance the performance of Bluetooth location services and allow devices to determine the direction of a Bluetooth signal.
    Editor / Provider: Bluetooth SIG | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 15
  • Smart speaker becomes important smart home hub in the US
    A new research reveals that 35% of smart home owners use a smart home hub or app to control their smart home devices as part of an ecosystem, with smart speakers as the most prevalent controller.
    Editor / Provider: John Liu | Updated: 2019 / 2 / 8