According to the United Nations Population Fund, more than half of the world’s population now lives in urban areas, and it is predicted that approximately 66 percent of the world’s population will live in an urban environment by 2050.
As the vaccine rollout continues and the end is in sight for a managed pandemic, the continuing impact of COVID-19 has seen many workers, students, and others resign themselves to their homes with mandates restricting them for months. To accommodate this, the turn to growing virtual productivity platforms from the onset of the pandemic has been tremendous, with many businesses using this to their advantage.
With More Funds Being Invested in Improving Public Infrastructure, Embedding Connected Field Service is Strategic
As part of the global economic recovery, many nations are expected to invest trillions of dollars to improve roads, bridges, tunnels, railways, ports, public transportation hubs, and smart communities from rural towns to the largest cities and counties.
The Internet of Medical Things (IoMT) is trending, especially in the context of the ongoing battle against COVID-19. Why shouldn’t we provide devices to patients in their homes so their care teams can monitor everything from their oxygen levels to the heart rates and blood pressure without their having to visit a medical office?
As we head into the New Year, it is that time of year for planning and predictions, and this year, creating strategies in the midst of what could be a second wave of the global pandemic makes the process for businesses even more challenging.
It is an honor to announce our DeviceTone IoT solution suite was selected by Microsoft in a second “success story” this year. Several months ago, our collaboration with Hortica, AES MinIoT, and the Microsoft Azure IoT Marketplace was featured by Microsoft as a solution built on Azure IoT services, which enabled the rapid launch of a smart horticultural unit.
After officially joining Cloud of Things as CEO in June of this year, I’ve learned a lot, including knowing what I need to continue to learn as the IoT industry rapidly evolves in the context of new global challenges, including the COVID-19 pandemic.
Embedded computing devices deployed within the Internet of Things (IoT) have, for years, been challenged with the ability to compute given minimal resources.
Microsoft Dynamics 365 Field Service is “a business application that facilitates the end-to-end process of carrying out work on-site at customer locations, including installations, maintenance, and repair jobs.”