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Bayshore Networks a Founding Member of EdgeX Foundry

Bayshore Networks a Founding Member of EdgeX Foundry

HANNOVER, Germany, Apr. 24 (Korea Bizwire) — HANNOVER MESSE – Bayshore Networks, the leading provider of cyber protection for industrial infrastructure, announced that it is a founding member of EdgeX Foundry, which launched today. Hosted by The Linux Foundation, EdgeX Foundry is an open source project to build a common open framework for Internet of Things [...]

New High-Tech Door Locks Feature IoT, AI Technology

New High-Tech Door Locks Feature IoT, AI Technology

SEOUL, April 21 (Korea Bizwire) – Smart door locks, incorporating artificial intelligence or Internet of Things technologies, are gradually emerging as the next big trend for security systems in South Korea.  According to the Korea Intellectual Property Office, the number of IoT door lock patent applications surged to 27 in 2014 and 48 in 2015. [...]

Naver Jumps into Cloud Computing Market

Naver Jumps into Cloud Computing Market

SEOUL, Apr. 18 (Korea Bizwire) — Naver Corp., the operator of South Korea’s dominant Internet portal, launched a new cloud-computing platform on Monday to join other IT firms in the fast-growing market. Naver Business Platform (NBP), a subsidiary firm under Naver providing IT infrastructure and solutions, released the platform, Naver Cloud Platform, to offer 30 [...]

Eta Compute Debuts with World’s Lowest Power Microcontroller IP Targeting Energy Harvesting Segment

Eta Compute Debuts with World’s Lowest Power Microcontroller IP Targeting Energy Harvesting Segment

LOS ANGELES, Apr. 10 (Korea Bizwire) — Eta Compute, the company that removes power as an obstacle for the infinite IoT, announced its flagship solution, EtaCore™, the world’s lowest power microcontroller IP, which operates on the smallest energy harvesting supplies without compromising functionality or performance. Operating in deep subthreshold, the company’s low-power SoC and microcontroller [...]

Daegu To Use IoT for Water Supply Management

Daegu To Use IoT for Water Supply Management

SEOUL, April 5 (Korea Bizwire) – Daegu Metropolitan City is set to become the first municipality in South Korea to adopt IoT technology for the management of a local water supply system, which will make visits from a meter reader no longer necessary, the municipal government announced yesterday. The municipal government is expected to invest 3.5 [...]

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, [...]