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Six steps towards digital transformation via IoT

James MacTavish Blog

“Most established companies have digital assets, whether that’s downloadable software, cloud services or information stored in databases. However, many of them don’t how to truly monetize those assets in the new digital world.” Terry Hughes IoT Global Practice Lead at AppDirect, analyzes the steps needed for every device manufacturer looking to complete their digital transformation through the Internet of Thing. …

Ten Key Takeaways from the Vodafone IoT Barometer 2016

Ten key takeaways from the Vodafone IoT Barometer 2016 Report

James MacTavish Blog

Terry Hughes Head of Sales at AppDirect’s IoT and Connected Car division, analyzes the annual IoT Barometer Report from Vodafone and outlines the Top Ten Key Facts highlighting the growth and health of IoT. To read the full article, please go to http://internetofthingsagenda.techtarget.com/blog/IoT-Agenda/Ten-key-takeaways-from-the-Vodafone-IoT-Barometer-2016 To read Vodafone’s report please go to http://www.vodafone.com/business/iot/the-iot-barometer-2016

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AppCarousel is now the AppDevices division of AppDirect

James MacTavish Blog, News

Since AppCarousel’s acquisition where we joined the AppDirect family in 2015, we have continued to provide app management and monetization capabilities to the connected vehicle and Internet of Things markets while at the same time we have been working on aligning our business more closely with AppDirect. AppCarousel has now become the AppDevices division of AppDirect, providing class-leading end-to-end app …

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AppDirect unifies Cloud Service Commerce Platform featuring AppCarousel IoT at Engage event

James MacTavish Blog, News

Check out the new article from Channel Partners Online  AppDirect unifies Cloud Service commerce platform featuring AppCarousel IoT.  The approach is a more unified and expanded cloud service platform that includes new capabilities in areas such as Internet of Things (IoT) and mobile, and includes a new product called MyApps Mobile. The announcement was part of the Engage 2016 event in San Francisco.  Engage is exclusive …

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Are prisons an IoT breeding ground?

James MacTavish Blog

Terry Hughes Managing Director of AppCarousel analyzes the current state of the Internet of Things in penitentiary systems. Does having IoT in prisons aid in the well-being of inmates or does it lead to potential vulnerabilities in their security? Terry explores the many facets to this growing issue. To read the full article please go to: http://internetofthingsagenda.techtarget.com/blog/IoT-Agenda/Are-prisons-an-IoT-breeding-ground

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Top 5 trends from IoT World 2016

Colin Chong Blog

A few short weeks ago, thousands of IoT industry professionals descended upon the Santa Clara Convention Centre to discuss the state of the Internet of Things. With focused streams on the Connected Car, Wearables, Industrial Internet, Connected Home, and more, IoT World was certainly *the* place to be for anyone trying to build a business on the growing universe of …

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Google I/O: Talking IoT without calling it IoT

Colin Chong Blog

With this year’s edition of I/O now passed, it’s time to take a brief look back. Over the past decade, I/O has represented a platform for Google to launch it’s top initiatives. Google I/O 2016 was markedly different in it’s approach. There were announcements for future releases instead of actual launches. There was no new hardware to show off. Instead, …

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AppCarousel to showcase enhanced features of the first cloud commerce platform for connected vehicles at the GENIVI 14th All Member Meeting in Paris

James MacTavish Blog

AppCarousel, the leading cloud commerce platform for connecting automotive infotainment, data and services with the Internet of Things (IoT), will be demonstrating their connected car marketplace at GENIVI’s 14th All Member Meeting held in Paris, France on April 26th-29th. The showcase will demonstrate the AppCarousel commerce suite in addition to its over-the-air (OTA) upgrade technology. Automakers today are challenged with …

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Will industry muscle win in the IoT standard war?

James MacTavish Blog

Terry Hughes Managing Director of AppCarousel analyzes the current state of the Internet of Things landscape and its many standards bodies this week. Historians say history repeats itself, so follow Terry as he looks back at the early mobile industry and answers: Will industry muscle win in the bid for IoT standards supremacy? To read the full article please go …