Understand Cybersecurity Before You Regret.

Earlier this week I went to an inaugural talk, at the Singapore Management University (SMU), called The State Of Cyber Threats And How To Fight Back. The main subject was cybersecurity and the inauguration of Professor Robert Deng for the AXA Chair Professor of Cybersecurity. Throughout the presentation and forum discussion, several trends were raised. Read More …

The Value Chain of IoT

If we look at the history of the Internet of Things (IoT), its existence is derived from the trend Machine-to-Machine communication (M2M). M2M was focused on the business to business market. Connectivity was not yet so inexpensive as nowadays. Connectivity modules were limited to engineering companies, that implemented e.g. cellular connections for production machines in Read More …

Why the Internet of Things cannot be ignored.

Internet of Things (IoT) is often used as a buzzword, but what does it mean? And why can we not ignore it? It is all about connecting devices to an internet-like structure, cooperating together to fulfill a particular function. Examples are environmental sensing, smart metering, home automation (lights, central heating), logistics and supply chain monitoring. Read More …