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Seoul City to Expand IoT-harnessed Monitoring Program to Prevent Unattended Deaths

Seoul City to Expand IoT-harnessed Monitoring Program to Prevent Unattended Deaths

SEOUL, May 2 (Korea Bizwire) — The Seoul city government will put an additional 2,000 single-person households on a special program that harnesses Internet of Things (IoT) technology to monitor and prevent unattended deaths, officials said Monday. Since late 2020, the city has been operating the “smart plug” program, under which the amounts of electricity [...]

IoT Market Worth $650.5 Billion by 2026 – Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

IoT Market Worth $650.5 Billion by 2026 – Exclusive Report by MarketsandMarkets™

Northbrook, IL , April 6 (Korea Bizwire) — According to a new market research report “IoT Market with COVID-19 analysis by Component (Hardware, Software Solutions and Services), Organization Size, Focus Area (Smart Manufacturing, Smart Energy and Utilities, and Smart Retail) and Region – Global Forecast to 2026 ” published by MarketsandMarkets™, the global IoT market size is expected [...]

Gangbuk District to Prevent Solitary Death Through Installation of ‘Smart Plugs’

Gangbuk District to Prevent Solitary Death Through Installation of ‘Smart Plugs’

SEOUL, Feb. 17 (Korea Bizwire) — Gangbuk District Office in Seoul said Wednesday that it will check the safety of the single-person households at risk of solitary death by installing ‘smart plugs’ that make use of Internet of Things (IoT) technologies. Officials at the district’s community service centers will visit households and install the devices [...]

Secure IoT Device Updates Using Mender.io and Azure IoT Hub

Secure IoT Device Updates Using Mender.io and Azure IoT Hub

PALO ALTO, Calif., Feb. 8 (Korea Bizwire) — Mender.io (a Northern.tech solution) has released a new integration with Microsoft Azure IoT Hub. Mender.io is the market-leading OTA software updates management solution for connected devices.  Intended for IoT product managers, software architects and embedded developers, this new Azure integration offers provisioning of devices in the Mender server by automatically connecting them [...]

Lantronix Launches Application-Specific Industrial IoT Solutions Based on Its New G520 Series Cellular Gateways

Lantronix Launches Application-Specific Industrial IoT Solutions Based on Its New G520 Series Cellular Gateways

IRVINE, Calif., Feb. 1 (Korea Bizwire) – Lantronix Inc. (NASDAQ: LTRX), a global provider of secure turnkey solutions for intelligent IT and Internet of Things (IoT), today announced its launch of application-specific industrial IoT solutions that address concerns in Industry 4.0, Security and Transport markets with its G520 Series Smart cellular IoT devices and services. Now available are the [...]

Tech Brings Quality of Care Service Upgrade to Elderly Living in Public Rental Houses

Tech Brings Quality of Care Service Upgrade to Elderly Living in Public Rental Houses

SEJONG, Nov. 5 (Korea Bizwire) — Plans are underway to introduce a new residential service that uses artificial intelligence (AI) and Internet of Things (IoT) technology to ensure the health and safety of the elderly living in public rental houses. The Ministry of Land, Infrastructure and Transport and the Korea Land & Housing Corp. jointly [...]

‘Smart Buoyancy Band’ Developed to Help Save Lives in Marine Accidents

‘Smart Buoyancy Band’ Developed to Help Save Lives in Marine Accidents

SEOUL, Oct. 29 (Korea Bizwire) — The Ministry of the Interior and Safety said Thursday that it had developed an internet-of-things (IoT)-based smart buoyancy band to help castaways float in sea water and send their location information when marine accidents such as shipwrecks occur. The smart buoyancy band is designed to help save lives when [...]

HMM Introduces IoT Technology for Reefer Containers

HMM Introduces IoT Technology for Reefer Containers

SEOUL, Oct. 27 (Korea Bizwire) — South Korean shipper HMM Co. said Tuesday it had introduced internet-of-things (IoT) technology for reefer (refrigerated) containers and will launch a pilot project for testing. Thus far, to provide temperature information on reefer containers to shippers, the company had to rely on its seafarers who needed to check the [...]

Disrupt-X Partners with Ajax Systems to Launch Global Security and Intrusions IoT Platform at GITEX 2021

Disrupt-X Partners with Ajax Systems to Launch Global Security and Intrusions IoT Platform at GITEX 2021

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates, Oct. 14 (Korea Bizwire) — Disrupt-X, a Dubai-based IoT development company, partnered with Ajax Systems to launch Defcon Patrols, a Global Security and Intrusions IoT Platform. The platform is designed to deliver security command and control on a single screen, helping streamline the work of security companies, alarm receiving centers, and [...]

Singapore to Leverage the Global Cyber Alliance’s IoT Threat Analytics Platform

Singapore to Leverage the Global Cyber Alliance’s IoT Threat Analytics Platform

SINGAPORE and NEW YORK, Oct. 6 (Korea Bizwire) — Today, the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore (CSA) has announced that it will partner with the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA) to leverage the capabilities of GCA’s Automated IoT Defence Ecosystem (AIDE) platform to monitor and address IoT threats and safeguard the cybersecurity of the IoT space. [...]