For the Internet of Things, or any control system, the dashboard or IoT dashboard is the key HMI (Human-Machine Interface) component that organizes and presents digital information from our physical world into a simply understood display on a computer or mobile device. With the help of IoT Dashboards, users and operators can (remotely) monitor and control specific assets and processes, and..
Author: Juan Jose Bello
The challenges of building out your first IoT solution from prototype to production (and how Ubidots helps you solve them). The Internet of Things (IoT) was built to solve messy, real-world problems—and the journey to integrating IoT technology into broader informational ecosystems is almost always equally messy. That’s why IoT isn’t something you can buy..
How to Convince Your CEO to Invest in IoT (3/3) This is the part 3 of our “How to convince your CEO to invest in IoT” blog series. Previously in part 1, we demonstrated some organizational and institutionally biasis against IoT. Then, in part 2, we explained the fundamental components of IoT and the benefits..
How to Convince Your CEO to Invest in IoT (2/3) Previously in part 1 of How to Convince Your CEO to Invest in IoT, we demonstrated some biased reasoning behind the reluctance to technology. In this part 2 of our three part series, we will provide some easily understood applications of IoT, explain the basic components..
How to Convince Your CEO to Invest in IoT (1/3) Perhaps you have identified an opportunity to implement Internet of Things (IoT) initiatives in your company. However, you are struggling to communicate this value to non-technical colleagues, especially decision makers in management, your CEO, or the executive board.
5G is scheduled to come in 2020. This post discusses NB-IoT and its technical aspects that make it so important for the Internet of Things.NB-IoT, also known as LTE Cat NB1, is about to connect billions of devices in a smarter way. It’s cost efficient, supports lower-power consumption to use low-cost devices, and provides a wide..
Have you heard about Cat M1? This technology is coming soon and will bring the next generation of connectivity, making Internet of Things business models more relevant and achievable by lowering costs of maintaining devices and ensuring reliable and efficient connectivity. In this blog post we will talk about some technical details of Cat M1..
Many business have started hearing about Internet of Things. There are not too many cases of big retailers implementing some pilots and incorporating projects in their stores. Today, you will read a very complete list of IoT projects implemented in retail and how your business can get started with it today. By the end of..
There are lots of wearables in the market nowadays. We found it interesting to see one for babies being built within the maker community. The materials needed to make the monitor are affordable, and it’s a great tool for parents who might want to check more parameters about their babies than the ones provided by a webcam.
Every new technology comes with great benefits, but of course they all have their risks. We analyzed three types of IoT (Internet of Things) applications that might be vulnerable to security threats: webcams, patient monitoring, and smart vehicles. If your IoT application involves any of these, here we present some reasons why you should be extra careful, and..
Have you ever wished you discovered something before everyone else? Even though the term Internet of Things has become quite familiar among technology enthusiasts, chances are that your competitors are still not using it to their advantage. If you want to come up with a competitive advantage that brings you ahead in your industry, then this blog post is for you,..