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Lantronix Announces Availability of First Multi-Dimensional Industrial IoT Global Device Management Solution

Lantronix Announces Availability of First Multi-Dimensional Industrial IoT Global Device Management Solution

BARCELONA, Spain, Oct. 4 (Korea Bizwire) — Lantronix, Inc. (the “Company”) (NASDAQ:LTRX), a global provider of secure data access and management solutions for Internet of Things (IoT) assets, today announced availability of MACH10™ Global Device Manager, a ready-to-use industrial IoT application designed to enable OEMs and system integrators to deploy lifecycle management of their connected [...]

Sigma Designs Makes Secure Interoperability Easy with Z-Wave SmartStart

Sigma Designs Makes Secure Interoperability Easy with Z-Wave SmartStart

FREMONT, Calif., Sept. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — Sigma Designs® (NASDAQ:SIGM), a leading provider of intelligent system-on-chip (SoC) solutions for smart TV and Internet of Things (IoT) for smart home, today announces the availability of Z-Wave SmartStart, comprising the new Z-Wave protocol and Z-Wave gateway software layers, which together greatly improve installation and enable uniform out-of-the-box [...]

Hitachi Vantara Unveils New Turnkey IoT Appliance, Powered by Lumada Software

Hitachi Vantara Unveils New Turnkey IoT Appliance, Powered by Lumada Software

LAS VEGAS, Sept. 19 (Korea Bizwire) — Hitachi Vantara, a wholly owned subsidiary of Hitachi, Ltd. (TSE:6501), today unveiled a new appliance for internet of things (IoT) deployments: Hitachi IoT Appliance, powered by Lumada, Hitachi’s IoT platform. Delivered as a turnkey system, the appliance’s “hyperconverged meets microservices” architecture combines Hitachi’s best-in-class storage and compute with [...]

Kakao’s AI System Kakao I Integrated with Samsung’s Voice Recognition Program Bixby

Kakao’s AI System Kakao I Integrated with Samsung’s Voice Recognition Program Bixby

SEOUL, Sept. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korea’s top mobile messenger operator Kakao Corp. said Thursday it has partnered with tech giant Samsung Electronics Co. in the artificial intelligence (AI) sector to tap deeper into the burgeoning industry. Kakao I, the company’s AI platform, will be integrated with Samsung’s voice recognition program, Bixby, to allow [...]

Loopholes in Security of IoT Devices

Loopholes in Security of IoT Devices

SEOUL, March 28 (Korea Bizwire) – Reports of security breach threats to Internet of Things (IoT) devices have tripled over the last year, according the Korea Internet & Security Agency. The KISA said yesterday that a total of 362 complaints were filed regarding security concerns, jumping 280 percent from last year’s 130. Reports of security vulnerability [...]

Busan Port Incorporates IoT to Boost Competitiveness

Busan Port Incorporates IoT to Boost Competitiveness

BUSAN, March 15 (Korea Bizwire) – Still reeling from the Hanjin Shipping crisis, South Korea’s largest port is incorporating Internet of Things technology to transform into a high-tech logistics destination.  In accordance with a MOU signed on Tuesday, Lotte Data Communication, with its IoT technology, and KL-NET, a port logistics IT company, will be developing [...]

Gov’t to Monitor Cyberattacks Utilizing IoT Devices

Gov’t to Monitor Cyberattacks Utilizing IoT Devices

SEOUL, Feb. 28 (Korea Bizwire) – The government will come up with a monitoring system linked to Internet of Things (IoT) devices by May to detect various cyberattacks from both home and abroad, the science ministry said Tuesday.  A set of measures was discussed during a meeting attended by officials from the Ministry of Science, [...]

Parents Use IoT Backpacks to Track Children’s Whereabouts

Parents Use IoT Backpacks to Track Children’s Whereabouts

SEOUL, Jan. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – The Musterbag Smart Edition is a backpack that uses IoT sensors so parents can check if their children arrive safely at school, and then back home in the afternoon. The bag was first introduced in early December in a joint venture between telecommunications company SK Telecom and children’s bag [...]

Outlook Rosy for IT, but Shipbuilders and Carmakers Face Tougher Year

Outlook Rosy for IT, but Shipbuilders and Carmakers Face Tougher Year

SEOUL, Jan. 31 (Korea Bizwire) – South Korea’s IT industry is expected to bask in robust business performance this year, while automakers and shipbuilders face tougher conditions, a report showed Tuesday.  According to the report compiled by the Korea Chamber of Commerce and Industry (KCCI), most sectors are faced with uncertainties at home and abroad, [...]

SK Telecom to Invest 5 Tln Won in AI, Internet of Things

SK Telecom to Invest 5 Tln Won in AI, Internet of Things

SEOUL, Jan. 11 (Korea Bizwire) – SK Telecom Co., South Korea’s top mobile carrier, said Wednesday it will spend 5 trillion won (US$4.2 billion) over the next three years to develop technology and services in artificial intelligence (AI) and the Internet of Things.  The AI wave and Internet of Things, which aims to connect objects [...]