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October 06, 2017
The term "Uber moment" now be taken to mean the point at which a digital disrupter finds its business model needs to change to tow the line
September 19, 2017
As the use of drones continues to expand, regulators are trying to make sure rules governing the burgeoning drone industry ensure safety, but don't hinder innovation.
August 04, 2017
This is a guest blog post, in which Jody Cleworth, CEO of MTI [Marine Transport International], explains why blockchain is, in his view, good for businesses in the real economy, including the ...
April 20, 2017
Last week I used the appeals for support for the forthcoming demonstration in support of the CWU Campaign to halt the closure of the SE27 Sorting Office to illustrate how Royal Mail appears to be ...
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IoT systems operating over USSD are ideal for insurance and logistics firms looking to track and monitor goods, says ThingStream's Neil Hamilton. Continue Reading
Cisco's Barry Einsig explains how cities, states and local governments can create the foundation for a modern connected transportation system. Continue Reading
Cross-docking is the practice of unloading goods from inbound delivery vehicles and loading them directly onto outbound vehicles. Continue Reading
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One of the most impactful areas of IoT, says OnProcess Technology's Sarah Hatfield, is in spare parts inventory management, a key aspect of the post-sale supply chain. Continue Reading
IoT-enabled predictive maintenance helps public transport companies tailor vehicle reparations and speed up downtime. Yenlo's Ruben van der Zwan discusses. Continue Reading
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AT&T's Chris Penrose explores the importance of connected car security and four ways to keep drivers and passengers safe. Continue Reading
Getting real-time information on where goods are in a supply chain is commonplace with sensors and big data, but some firms use machine learning to predict more accurate ETAs. Continue Reading
Initially slow to take off, the internet of things is enabling sophisticated sensors that give logistics providers more visibility into inventory and freight vehicles. Continue Reading
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A connected city isn't the same thing as a smart city. Zachary Rudzki, manager at TechNexus, explains the difference. Continue Reading
Some of the biggest potential benefits of a more ubiquitous and mature internet of things world appear to be environmental. Continue Reading
Could you please give me some hints and tips for implementing SAP BW -- what are all the precautions we have to take? As we are going to implement Finance and Logistics in SAP BW, what should we keep in mind? Continue Reading