California is suffering its worst drought in 100 years. 2014 was already the warmest year on record and 2015 is forecasted to follow the same trend. The last severe drought in the region affected California for a span of 5 years (1987-1992). However, California –and the rest of the world – have a powerful ally against natural disasters: cutting edge technology like the IoT.
Connected Car Industry Reports offer fascinating insights on levels of demand for connected cars, and what connected services drivers value the most. Drivers are especially interested in checking the performance and health of their vehicle in real time and from their own smartphone.
The Smart Meter Implementation Programme (SMIP) is the biggest worldwide m2m programme ever. It must allow players to interact in a deregulated market. For Telefónica the deal is a strategic breakthrough.
The World Economic Forum uses Connected Vending Machines as one of their key example of the benefits the IoT brings to traditional industries: “the value created by connected vending machines, comes from the experiences and benefits that these connected devices enable”
Telefónica, a leading provider of integrated communication solutions, today announced it has been positioned by Gartner, Inc. in the LEADERS quadrant of the Magic Quadrant for Managed Machine-to-Machine Services published October 21, 2014.