Webinar: Privacy & Edge Computing: Business Implications and Why it Matters

We are in the midst of the fourth industrial revolution and a proliferation of connected devices, infrastructure, and data. Simultaneously, trust in technology, governance, and our ability to secure all these data and devices (and ourselves!) has come under question. This webinar analyzes these and other drivers towards edge computing, and the novel considerations and […]

Our Vision: Key Technology Impacts for 2020 and Beyond

By Jessica Groopman, Jeremiah Owyang, and Jaimy Szymanski As one decade ends, another rolls in, and with it an astonishing array of technology-driven trends. Predictions abound on the technology developments and advancements expected in 2020. However, tech is no longer a vertical, as data and automation are disrupting every industry and reshaping daily life.  Based […]

CES 2020: 10 Takeaways and Tech Trends to Watch

There is nothing quite like CES to glimpse where technology may be headed. The Consumer Electronics Show is infamous for its colossal showcase of consumer tech, from tiny start-ups to the world’s most influential tech giants. Every year some 200,000 people flock to Las Vegas to ooh, ahh, and oh?! all manner gadgetry and whiz-bang […]

3 Ways 5G Will Transform the Retail Industry

Retailers and supply chain manufacturers can tap into new opportunities for customer service and product visibility with 5G connectivity and IoT sensors, including: roaming retail; last-mile delivery; and supply chain visibility.

5G in Manufacturing Propels Change Throughout the Industry

5G and IoT sensors can unlock new capabilities for manufacturers, while improving existing processes with decreased latency and more accurate asset tracking. 5G in manufacturing can help organizations transform their current industrial practices into processes that thrive on the speed of information delivery and rapid, diverse edge computing.

IoT Product Design Requires Keeping People in Mind

Software and AI have changed consumers’ expectations of IoT products. Empathizing with customers by understanding how IoT plays at the core of their lives in the context of each moment and state of mind sparks product design innovation, not iteration.

The Economic Upsides of Edge Computing

As the physical world grows ever more digitized with data emanating from billions of devices and sensors, demands for performance, reliability, and security are pushing much more compute ‘to the edge’ where real-time processing and coordination are vital. Cloud computing and centralized data processing may be the predominant architectural paradigm of today, but there is […]

The four pivots of the consumer IoT market

For those tracking the consumer electronics market, the last 10 years have brought about a sea change. The rise of internet-connected appliances coupled with the falling costs of sensor, mobile and cloud technologies has disrupted traditional product-based business models while shifting consumer expectations for product (and brand) experiences. More and more, consumers expect their analog […]