ICT solutions

IBM Launches Secure Enterprise-Ready Blockchain Services

IBM Launches Secure Enterprise-Ready Blockchain Services

23 Mar 2017 comment

IBM announced the new release of IBM Blockchain, the first enterprise-ready blockchain service based on the Linux Foundation's Hyperledger Fabric version 1.0. The service enables developers to quickly build and host security-rich production blockchain networks on the IBM Cloud, and is underpinned by IBM LinuxONE, the industry’s most secure Linux server.

ZTE unveils Smart Street 2.0 and Smart City Implementations in Germany

ZTE unveils Smart Street 2.0 and Smart City Implementations in Germany

22 Mar 2017 comment

Chinese company ZTE announced its “Smart Street 2.0 – Highlights Your City” solution at CeBIT in Hannover, Germany. Smart Street 2.0 is the second generation of ZTE’s Low-Power Wide-Area-Network (LPWAN) based solution which helps city administrators transform public services on the city’s streets and roads, thus creating a solid foundation for a practical smart city.

Huawei Presented Their Road to Digital Transformation

Huawei Presented Their Road to Digital Transformation

21 Mar 2017 comment

At CeBIT 2017, held in Hannover, Germany, Huawei unveiled its Global OpenLab Program, outlining its development of 15 new OpenLabs and investment plan for the next three years.

CeBIT 2017: The Impact of Digitalization on the Healthcare Sector

CeBIT 2017: The Impact of Digitalization on the Healthcare Sector

20 Mar 2017 comment

Digitalization is fundamentally changing companies and their business models the world over. The healthcare sector, too, is on the cusp of radical change that will affect every aspect of the patient journey. This pending paradigm shift raises many questions which will be addressed at CeBIT's d!conomy Healthcare Digital Summit.

Safe4 Enhances Offering with Smart Door Locks from ASSA ABLOY

Safe4 Enhances Offering with Smart Door Locks from ASSA ABLOY

15 Mar 2017 comment

ASSA ABLOY Scandinavia, with its home security brands ASSA, Ruko, TrioVing and Yale, has entered a strategic partnership with Safe4 Security Group to provide enhanced smart security solutions for private residences.

Italtel and Exprivia Launch New Telemedicine System

Italtel and Exprivia Launch New Telemedicine System

13 Mar 2017 comment

Italtel and Exprivia have announced the launch of an advanced telemedicine solution. It brings together Italtel’s DoctorLINK open web platform with Exprivia’s eLifeCare home care solution, by providing the required infrastructure and services necessary for complete care management.

Ericsson to Transform Dubai Transportation System

Ericsson to Transform Dubai Transportation System

10 Mar 2017 comment

Dubai's Road and Transport Authority (RTA) and Ericsson have signed an agreement whereby Ericsson will provide an innovative Regulatory Monitoring System to transform and regulate the future of public transportation in Dubai.

Amazon WorkSpaces Customers Can Now Subscribe to TeamViewer through AWS Marketplace

Amazon WorkSpaces Customers Can Now Subscribe to TeamViewer through AWS Marketplace

10 Mar 2017 comment

TeamViewer announced its listing on AWS Marketplace for Desktop Apps, which offers subscription based applications to Amazon WorkSpaces customers. Amazon WorkSpaces is a fully managed, secure desktop computing service which runs on the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Cloud. The integration of TeamViewer means Amazon WorkSpaces users can benefit from TeamViewer’s remote support and access capabilities.

Hive Streaming Solution for Videos Over Skype and Office

Hive Streaming Solution for Videos Over Skype and Office

9 Mar 2017 comment

The company Hive, which is based in Sweden, announced their solution for video integration with Skype Meeting Broadcast and Office Video. They claim that their Hive Streaming software can significantly reduce network load in large video meetings over Microsoft's software.

UROS and iBasis Collaborate to Enable Roaming IoT Devices

UROS and iBasis Collaborate to Enable Roaming IoT Devices

9 Mar 2017 comment

UROS – Uni-fi Roaming Solutions and iBasis have collaborated to be the first to remotely provision a user subscription in a mobile hotspot device. The new global mobile access technology allows the UROS’ Goodspeed mobile hotspots, Goodspeed Roaming enabled smartphones and many other connected UROS IoT devices, to update to a selected local mobile operator subscription automatically as users travel across borders, all using a single SIM.

Altair And Geotab Will Develop LTE Automotive Telematics Devices

Altair And Geotab Will Develop LTE Automotive Telematics Devices

8 Mar 2017 comment

Altair Semiconductor announced at MWC in Barcelona last week that it is teaming up with Geotab to power the next generation of GPS vehicle tracking devices operating on AT&T’s 4G LTE network. Designed to meet the needs of telematics applications, Altair’s CAT-1 chipset will usher in the new era of Geotab’s LTE-connected products.

Public Cloud Services in the MENA Region Will Reach $1.2 Billion in 2017

Public Cloud Services in the MENA Region Will Reach $1.2 Billion in 2017

6 Mar 2017 comment

The public cloud services market in Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region is projected to grow 22.2 percent in 2017 to total $1.2billion, up from $956 million in 2016, according to Gartner. The highest growth for the cloud services market in MENA comes from platform as a service (PaaS) at 28.8 percent growth and software as a service (SaaS) at 28.5 percent growth.

Over 7.1 Million Patients Worldwide are Remotely Monitored

Over 7.1 Million Patients Worldwide are Remotely Monitored

3 Mar 2017 comment

The number of remotely monitored patients grew by 44 percent to 7.1 million in 2016 as the market entered a growth phase fuelled by rising market acceptance in several key verticals, according to a new study from Berg Insight.

New Cryptocurrency Software Unveiled by Telesoftas at MWC

New Cryptocurrency Software Unveiled by Telesoftas at MWC

2 Mar 2017 comment

Telesoftas, one of Europe’s leading app and platform developers, has unveiled its new documentation software, used on cryptocurrency, at Mobile World Congress. The software provides the latest in document authentication and is set to revolutionise record keeping for the healthcare, finance and pension sectors.

Ericsson Empowers the Future of Transport with Connected Vehicle Marketplace

Ericsson Empowers the Future of Transport with Connected Vehicle Marketplace

2 Mar 2017 comment

Ericsson has launched Connected Vehicle Marketplace, a white-label solution to reduce the complexities of building digital service ecosystems for connected vehicles. Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs), partners and motorists will now be able to drive the development of innovation and connectivity in the automotive industry.

Barcelona Incorporates IoT and Big Data Solutions Into Tourism Management

Barcelona Incorporates IoT and Big Data Solutions Into Tourism Management

2 Mar 2017 comment

d-LAB, the Mobile World Capital Barcelona digital transformation programme, has presented the results of its project connecting the latest Big Data and IoT technologies with tourism at the Sagrada Familia church.

Telecom Slovenije Distributing Essence Care@Home Age-in-Place Tech

Telecom Slovenije Distributing Essence Care@Home Age-in-Place Tech

1 Mar 2017 comment

Essence SmartCare and Telekom Slovenije have announced they are partnering to offer Essence’s award-winning Care@Home aging-in-place solutions to the Slovenian market, giving seniors the independence and security they seek.

Two Big Announcemens From SAP

Two Big Announcemens From SAP

28 Feb 2017 comment

SAP announced at MWC the expansion of SAP Cloud Platform, formerly known as SAP HANA Cloud Platform, with new capabilities and enhancements to provide an industry-leading platform as a service (PaaS). The company also said that they plan to deliver SAP Cloud Platform SDK for iOS within one month.

New Features in MePIN Smartphone App Authenticator

New Features in MePIN Smartphone App Authenticator

26 Feb 2017 comment

Meontrust will showcase an updated and enhanced version of its MePIN Mobile Connect Smartphone App Authenticator at MWC in Barcelona. The MePIN for Mobile Connect smartphone app authenticator and SDK is available for iOS and Android platforms and supports a multitude of privacy protecting and business supporting features.

Italtel Will Showcase Technology for Digital Transformation at MWC

Italtel Will Showcase Technology for Digital Transformation at MWC

25 Feb 2017 comment

Italtel, along with its partner Exprivia, will showcase portfolio of solutions to support service providers, enterprises and the public sector in the digital transformation process at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week.

Netgem to Showcase Lifestyle Entertainment Solutions at MWC

Netgem to Showcase Lifestyle Entertainment Solutions at MWC

24 Feb 2017 comment

Netgem will demonstrate the first of its new range of out-of-the box lifestyle entertainment solutions at Mobile World Congress. The new solutions will enable mobile operators to conquer the household and enable them to differentiate through disruptive form factors and “wow” features.

Carlsberg City District Deploys the JMA Wireless TEKO DAS Solution

Carlsberg City District Deploys the JMA Wireless TEKO DAS Solution

23 Feb 2017 comment

JMA Wireless has developed mobile connectivity solution used in Carlsberg City District. This new sustainable city district, on the original site of the famous Carlsberg Brewery, is minutes from the center of Copenhagen and includes 101,000 m2 of space dedicated to housing, commercial offices, shops, restaurants, underground parking and the new Carlsberg Campus for UCC university college.

Imagimob Launches Real Time AI System at MWC

Imagimob Launches Real Time AI System at MWC

22 Feb 2017 comment

Swedish company Imagimob will launch SensorBeat Edge at MWC in Barcelona. It is a real time AI system for proffesional users. In manufacturing operations the system can use multiple data sources to more efficiently predict downtime. In healthcare both motion and biometric sensors can be analysed simultaneously.

Telesoftas Is Harnessing VR to Empower Public Health

Telesoftas Is Harnessing VR to Empower Public Health

22 Feb 2017 comment

TeleSoftas has just received EU funding to research and develop virtual reality applications which empower patients to overcome their life-limiting phobias. The solution will help treat mental health issues, including phobias, by exposing the patient to the particular anxiety in a safe virtual environment.

Aricent and Rohde&Schwarz Unveil Bandwidth Control Solution at MWC

Aricent and Rohde&Schwarz Unveil Bandwidth Control Solution at MWC

21 Feb 2017 comment

The companies Aricent and Rohde&Schwarz Cybersecurity have announced a technology solution to further enhance quality of service, traffic optimization and service charging. Their new product will be presented at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona next week.

Huawei Said to Plan Its Own Voice Assistant for Smartphones

Huawei Said to Plan Its Own Voice Assistant for Smartphones

19 Feb 2017 comment

Huawei is preparing to enter the competitive world of digital assistants with its own voice-powered service, according to Bloomberg. A team of more than a hundred engineers is in the early stages of developing the technology at its Shenzhen offices, one of the people familiar with the matter said.

Paris Airport Studies Facial Software to Cut Security Wait Times

Paris Airport Studies Facial Software to Cut Security Wait Times

19 Feb 2017 comment

Groupe ADP, the operator of Paris’s airports, has begun testing new face-recognition software at Charles de Gaulle airport to speed passengers through immigration faster after terrorist attacks on the capital doubled delays amid tighter security, according to Bloomberg.

Different IoT Devices Could Become Potential Points of Sale

Different IoT Devices Could Become Potential Points of Sale

17 Feb 2017 comment

IBM and Visa announced the industry’s first collaboration that brings the point of sale everywhere Visa is accepted, by allowing businesses to quickly introduce secure payment experiences for any device connected to the Internet of Things (IoT).

LightweightM2M v1.0 Approved by OMA Board of Directors

LightweightM2M v1.0 Approved by OMA Board of Directors

17 Feb 2017 comment

The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) announced that the popular LightweightM2M (LwM2M) version 1.0 specification has moved from Candidate Release status to Approved Release status. Marking an important milestone for this specification, which is being widely deployed in the industry, the move to Approved status indicates that all features for LwM2M v1.0 have been frozen.

Veeam and Partners to Give Away $200 Million in Services

Veeam and Partners to Give Away $200 Million in Services

16 Feb 2017 comment

Veeam Software announced a new initiative to give away up to $200 million through an exclusive Veeam FREE Cloud Services program. Effective immediately, every customer using Veeam for on-premises backup and recovery is now eligible for up to $1,000 in free cloud backup and Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) from Veeam and its partners.