Zyter offers IoT solution for smart factories; ToolWatch, DeWalt partner on tool-management tech; Semtech, InVue collaborate on LoRaWAN products for retail; NiceLabel releases study on production line shutdowns; OnAsset Intelligence unveils supply chain monitoring system with LoRaWAN; Essence Group expands sustainable IoT efforts; CESMII awards smart manufacturing project to Litmus.
Everactive intros IoT steam-trap predictive-maintenance solution; Software AG uses MachNation IoT performance-testing system; Semtech, EchoStar Mobile to test satellite IoT connectivity integrated with LoRaWAN; Avnet offers IoT proof-of-concept development platform; Omdia survey shows enterprises deem IoT vital to digital transformation; Ambiq unveils voice-command kit with BLE option for IoT devices; Essence Group launches smart home security solution.
SkyLab's Internet of Things system, used throughout the Netherlands and beyond, is now being expanded offshore, with Kerlink's iStation gateways creating open networks for ports and companies.
A smart showerhead system from French startup Hydrao displays how long guests have been showering, while its Kerlink LoRaWAN IoT network and gateways enable the solution to provide hotels and hostels with data to manage that information.
Powered by thousands of individual hotspots providing Internet of Things coverage and mining HNT Token cryptocurrency, the indoor and outdoor gateways support a peer-to-peer wireless network based on the LoRaWAN protocol.
GS1 in Europe and the LoRa Alliance have announced a liaison to standardize the semantics of tag or sensor identification, making IoT deployments simpler whether involving LoRa only or a hybrid approach with RFID or another technology.
Zebra Technologies validates A2B Tracking for fixed RFID readers: STMicroelectronics works with Intel on MEMS mirror, offers new BLE MCU; Murata teams with Senet on LoRaWAN IoT, expands product portfolio; Industrial Internet Consortium publishes IIoT MILS architecture white paper; Link Labs launches IoT asset-tracking platform; Semtech, MXC Foundation announce open LoRaWAN networks.
Avery Dennison extends NFC inlay line with EM Micro IC; Vizinex RFID adds Impinj chips to its products; BehrTech, WEPTECH launch LPWAN gateway for IoT; Aramark LoRaWAN solution uses tech from Kerlink, Microshare; Sewio releases RTLS design planner for UWB; Kalypso, AVATA partner on digital transformation for Oracle clients; UrsaLeo expands into EMEA region.
Swarm has built Semtech LoRa technology into its Low Earth Orbit satellites that communicate with Internet of Things devices in remote areas where terrestrial networks are not available, such as at sea or in the desert.
NFC Forum publishes eID for mobility-as-a-service document; XO2Tech intros RFID data-as-a-service platform; ABI Research white paper highlights LoRa and LoRaWAN growth; FogHorn, IBM collaborate on edge-to-hybrid cloud solutions for IoT; IOTech Software supports computer vision, AI at IoT edge.