New Energy Companies: “Green,” Sustainable, and Profitable

Credit to Author: Chris Dartnell| Date: Thu, 22 Feb 2018 21:11:33 +0000

Future growth hinges on the appropriate response to present conditions while strategically developing longer-term plans. For most industries, social, environmental, and political issues are having increasingly greater impact in reshaping… Read more »

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How Connectivity Will Control Everything We Know: Part 1

Credit to Author: Guest Blogger| Date: Tue, 20 Feb 2018 15:53:28 +0000

At SXSW this year, connectivity is more important than ever before as AI, IoT, and edge computing play a bigger role in delivering high-quality video, music, and gaming to consumers… Read more »

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New EU Privacy Law May Weaken Security

Credit to Author: BrianKrebs| Date: Thu, 15 Feb 2018 17:11:30 +0000

Companies around the globe are scrambling to comply with new European privacy regulations that take effect a little more than three months from now. But many security experts are worried that the changes being ushered in by the rush to adhere to the law may make it more difficult to track down cybercriminals and less likely that organizations will be willing to share data about new online threats. On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) takes effect. The law, enacted by the European Parliament, requires technology companies to get affirmative consent for any information they collect on people within the European Union. Organizations that violate the GDPR could face fines of up to four percent of global annual revenues.

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Follow the Leader in Facility Optimization

Credit to Author: Tracy L. Courtemanche| Date: Wed, 14 Feb 2018 15:47:14 +0000

If your job is facility management, you’ve noted the accelerated pace of change. Tech and software innovation have pushed past simply managing energy consumption. The rise of the Internet of… Read more »

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How the IIoT Is Delivering on the Promise of Asset Performance Management, Part 4

Credit to Author: John Boville| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:34:57 +0000

Part 1 of this 4-part series introduced ways in which increasing digitization might improve plant operations. Part 2: how IIoT can improve the productivity of reactive, preventive, predictive and proactive… Read more »

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How the IIoT Is Delivering on Asset Performance Management, Part 4

Credit to Author: John Boville| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 18:34:57 +0000

Part 1 of this 4-part series introduced ways in which increasing digitization might improve plant operations. Part 2: how IIoT can improve the productivity of reactive, preventive, predictive and proactive… Read more »

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IoT connects buildings to new opportunities

Credit to Author: Barry Coflan| Date: Tue, 13 Feb 2018 14:00:41 +0000

In my last post, I took a look at four IoT-related technologies that have been converging to enable more efficient, reliable and smarter buildings. These include the new IoT architecture,… Read more »

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The Future of the Data Center in an IoT World

Credit to Author: Damien Wells| Date: Mon, 12 Feb 2018 18:53:09 +0000

At the recent DatacenterDynamics ZettaStructure in London, I met with Dave Johnson, Executive Vice-President for the IT Division at Schneider Electric. Dave was at the well-known conference and expo to participate… Read more »

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Lithium-ion, Internet of Things and Artificial Intelligence Top Power-related Predictions for 2018

Credit to Author: Vincenzo Salmeri| Date: Wed, 07 Feb 2018 16:00:36 +0000

As we head into 2018, there’s no shortage of trends facing folks who work in the facilities and data center arenas in commercial and industrial buildings. It’s always interesting, then,… Read more »

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Which industrial network connections will you need in the future?

Credit to Author: Guest Blogger| Date: Tue, 06 Feb 2018 14:19:48 +0000

HMS Industrial Networks is a leading independent supplier of network communication and IIoT solutions. As such, they have great insight about industrial networks and upcoming trends. Here’s what they see… Read more »

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