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Rural Development Administration Develops Smart Livestock Management System

Rural Development Administration Develops Smart Livestock Management System

SEJONG, Apr. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — The Rural Development Administration (RDA) has developed a new livestock management system that uses information and communication technology (ICT) to allow for the management of livestock anywhere at any time. “Previously, the lack of systems that integrate various devices has forced farmers to use different, unsynchronized programs,” said RDA [...]

SK Telecom, Shinsegae Join Hands on Future Retail Model

SK Telecom, Shinsegae Join Hands on Future Retail Model

SEOUL, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean mobile carrier SK Telecom Co. said Tuesday it will collaborate with retail giant Shinsegae to develop a next-generation retail business model based on 5G and an advanced ICT platform. SK Telecom and Shinsegae I&C Co., Shinsegae’s IT subsidiary, signed a memorandum of understanding to develop a new [...]

Smart Street Lights Coming in 2023

Smart Street Lights Coming in 2023

SEOUL, Apr. 2 (Korea Bizwire) — A “Smart Street Light System” will be developed by 2023, which will attach sensors to street lamps erected close to the road and relay road information collected to vehicles and road facilities. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport announced on Monday that it would hold an research and [...]

Sejong to Transform into a Futuristic “Smart City” with Emphasis on Healthcare and the Environment

Sejong to Transform into a Futuristic “Smart City” with Emphasis on Healthcare and the Environment

SEOUL, Jul. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Sejong, South Korea’s central administrative city, will soon transform into a futuristic high-tech municipality having been designated by the government as a trial space where all aspects of daily life will be incorporated with high technology, the likes of which are commonly found in science fiction films. Yesterday at [...]

“Smart” Farms Increase in Number

“Smart” Farms Increase in Number

SEOUL, May 18 (Korea Bizwire) — The number of “smart” farms integrated with the latest ICT technology has increased significantly recently, spurring a concomitant rise in productivity. This is according to the Ministry of Agriculture, Food and Rural Affairs, which announced these results at the Korea Innovation Growth Symposium held yesterday at the R&D Complex [...]

800,000 Jobs to be Lost by 2030 Due to Fourth Industrial Revolution: Study

800,000 Jobs to be Lost by 2030 Due to Fourth Industrial Revolution: Study

SEOUL, March 8 (Korea Bizwire) – About 800,000 jobs are expected to be lost by 2030, in such areas as retail sales, driving, shipping and cleaning, due to technological advances driven by the fourth industrial revolution, a study showed Thursday. But the revolution is expected to create 920,000 more jobs in information and communication technology, engineering, healthcare, culture and arts, and other areas, the labor ministry study conducted jointly by state and civilian research institutes showed. The [...]

Ascom Announces Visionary Platform for Data-driven Era of Healthcare

Ascom Announces Visionary Platform for Data-driven Era of Healthcare

BAAR, Switzerland, Mar. 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), a global solutions provider focused on healthcare ICT and mobile workflows, announces today in Las Vegas at HIMSS, Booth #4212, a new approach to delivering optimized digital clinical information flows with the Ascom Healthcare Platform. Delivering integrated and orchestrated clinical workflow solutions, the Ascom Healthcare Platform closes [...]

Ascom Will Showcase Its Digistat Suite of Healthcare ICT Solutions at Arab Health 2018

Ascom Will Showcase Its Digistat Suite of Healthcare ICT Solutions at Arab Health 2018

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Jan. 25 (Korea Bizwire) — Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), the global solutions provider focused on healthcare ICT and mobile workflow solutions, will showcase the sophisticated Digistat suite of clinical data management modules at the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress 2018. Digistat is a suite of software modules that can be configured into numerous [...]

Ascom Wins Agreement with IDN Munson Healthcare in the USA

Ascom Wins Agreement with IDN Munson Healthcare in the USA

BAAR, Switzerland, Jan. 16 (Korea Bizwire) — Munson Healthcare, a nine hospital non-profit Integrated Delivery Network (IDN) serving the state of Michigan, selected Ascom (SWX:ASCN.SW), the leading global healthcare Information and Communication Technology (ICT) provider, for a comprehensive technology retrofit of its flagship Munson Medical Center. The CHF 1.1 million agreement signed in the second half [...]