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IoT or Die: How Manufacturers Rethink Their Operations

Manufacturing is one of the most progressive niches when it comes to optimizing processes, cutting costs and introducing new technologies. Decades ago, the most significant cost-saving opportunity was labor. That’s why so many manufacturers moved their factories to China and took advantage of cheap labor costs and the inviting policies …

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IoT and the advent of distributed ERP

We have seen technology evolve from centralized computing in the mainframe era of the 70s to decentralized computing in the client-server era of the 80s/90s and are currently witnessing a movement back to the concept of centralization with the advent of cloud computing. While we’re yet to see full adoption …

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How to Secure IoT

Generally speaking, an IoT device is an object connected to the Internet. These things are ubiquitous nowadays. Wi-Fi routers, smart TVs, smart locks and online-accessible fridges are all examples of IoT devices that are literally all around us. IoT security challenges The Internet of Things started getting out of hand …

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5 ways to overcome IoT security challenges

The promise, benefits, and value of the Internet of Things have been documented extensively, but with it also comes a whole host of concerns about IoT security. There have been a number of widely publicized IoT attacks that can easily leave the impression that the Internet of Things is deeply …

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IoT or Die: How Manufacturers Rethink Their Operations

Manufacturing is one of the most progressive niches when it comes to optimizing processes, cutting costs and introducing new technologies. Decades ago, the most significant cost-saving opportunity was labor. That’s why so many manufacturers moved their factories to China and took advantage of cheap labor costs and the inviting policies …

Read More »

5 ways to overcome IoT security challenges

The promise, benefits, and value of the Internet of Things have been documented extensively, but with it also comes a whole host of concerns about IoT security. There have been a number of widely publicized IoT attacks that can easily leave the impression that the Internet of Things is deeply …

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IoT Talks @SAP Teched

  A lot of talks around IoT were obviously going on during the SAP Teched events where customers and partners shared their views how they are going to implement their IoT strategies in general or more specifically how their actual projects are progressing. What I would like to share with …

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(I)IoT protocols for beginners

We all know HTTP (hypertext transfer protocol). These are the first 4 alphabets which see on any URL of a website you open in your browser. In simple terms, it is a list of rules that define do’s and don’ts of communication between web browser and web server. It is …

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Live SAP Leonardo Expert Webinars – September 2017

Hello everyone! With 2,000+ members, SAP Leonardo customers, partners, and experts are part of an exclusive international community supporting your SAP Leonardo implementations and adoption initiatives. This community, known as the SAP Leonardo International Focus Group (iFG), gives you and your team access to face-to-face activities as well as webinars …

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Smart Water procurement System

Water scarcity and procuring water: In today’s water scarce world, many of the large apartments and buildings (both residential and commercial) are dependent on water fueling tankers who fulfils the need for water by filling up the water storage of buildings every day and even more than once a day. …

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What Are the ‘Things’ in IoT?

Remember WAY back when “technology” was the hot buzzword? Companies quickly jumped to incorporate it into their messaging, commercials, websites. REAL PRODUCT DESCRIPTION: The [company name withheld] Towel is made from a proprietary performance fabric that instantly cools when soaked with water, wrung out, and then snapped in the air …

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The future of track and trace in a digitalized world

The Need for Supply Chain Transparency Today’s global economy presents a huge market opportunity. But it also includes increased competition and risks, including supply chain disruptions and threats to brands and revenues. Traceability is a core capability for efficiently orchestrating goods to market and mitigating risk. Complete supply chain traceability …

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