IoT communication goes Photonic, via Li-Fi

A podcast on Internet of Things and Li-Fi as a warm-up for the IoT Event, 30 September on IoT and Li-Fi at High Tech Campus Eindhoven.

The Internet of Things (IoT) drives a rapid growth of the amount of data communication as tens of Billions of devices will communicate. Today’s IoT is predominantly narrowband. Yet, we also foresee increasing demands for communication at high Quality of Service, such as guaranteed high bit rates at low latency. A wide range of future IoT applications, i.e. flexible manufacturing, augmented reality and autonomous cars require the exchange of sensor and video data, processed in the cloud, while doing real-time remote control of autonomous devices. Continue reading “IoT communication goes Photonic, via Li-Fi”

Jakajima announces technology / business workshops to start with Internet of Things on May 23

technology / business

Jakajima, with a long history in technology / business conferences and an extensive global network, has developed several one day workshops in close collaboration with professional partners. Target group for these workshops is either the management team of SMEs or individual professionals working at SMEs.

The speed of technology change is so high that many SMEs (Small Medium Sized Enterprises) have difficulty to follow. These changes have huge impact on the products / services, business models, partnerships, organisational issues and more.

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Social & societal implications of IoT | Internet of People Event 2017

Internet of People Event

Social & societal implications of IoT | Internet of People Event 2017

The 2nd edition of the Internet of People Event [https://www.iopevent.com/] organised by Jakajima will take place on October 3, 2017, at B.Amsterdam, in Amsterdam, The Netherlands.

The Internet of People Event is a half-day conference (13.00 to 18.00) about the social and societal implications of the Internet of Things, a human-centred approach of the digital world. Continue reading “Social & societal implications of IoT | Internet of People Event 2017”

Smart Home Beats Wearables for Impact on Lives, Consumer Survey Shows

New GfK research shows that half of people internationally believe smart home technology will make an impact on their lives in the next few years, compared to just a third who say the same for wearables.

The study, which covers seven countries, asked consumers to choose which of 11 leading-edge technologies – from 3D printing to augmented/virtual reality to Internet of Things — would have an impact on their lives in the next few years. (Respondents could choose as many technologies as they wished.) Continue reading “Smart Home Beats Wearables for Impact on Lives, Consumer Survey Shows”