U-MING Marine Taiwan partners with Ericsson on IoT fleet management platform

Ericsson is partnering with Taiwanese bulk carrier, U-Ming Marine Transport Corporation (U-MING), to digitise its fleet performance management through intelligent Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity. Resulting benefits will include increased efficiency, greater safety, reduced costs, and lower environmental risks. The new fleet performance management platform (FPM) will enable professionals at U-MING’s Operations Centre to monitor the fleet’s […]

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Digi remote manager transformed to enable IoT network success

Digi International, a global provider of Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, has announced the release of Digi Remote Manager, its device and network management cloud platform. With these advances, Digi Remote Manager expands its ability to simplify device deployment and maintenance, ensure network uptime and security, and provides new levels of network management […]

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In-vehicle payment spend to exceed $86bn in 2025 as partnerships improve ecosystem viability

A new study from Juniper Research has found that the value of in-vehicle payments, where a payment is made via embedded vehicle systems, will reach US$86 billion (€73 billion) in 2025. This is up from just $543 million (€461 million) in 2020. In-vehicle payments automate and simplify several existing payment processes via the vehicle’s onboard systems; […]

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Ericsson buys Cradlepoint for wireless Edge WAN solutions in US$1.1bn deal

Ericsson has agreed to acquire Cradlepoint, the US-based specialist in Wireless Edge WAN 4G and 5G Enterprise solutions. The investment is key to Ericsson’s ongoing strategy of capturing market share in the rapidly expanding 5G Enterprise space. Wireless wide area network (wireless WAN) Edge solutions connect through 4G and 5G to deliver fast, secure, and flexible connectivity […]

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WhereIsMyTransport ‘to be first to map public transport networks’ of 30 largest cities by 2023

WhereIsMyTransport plans to be the company to collect a complete set of vital data on formal and informal public transport in the Majority World’s 30 large cities. Digitalising these networks for the first time, the company will complete the mapping by the end of 2023, and will manage and maintain all data sets, keeping them […]

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Traffic Management System Market to witness steady growth of 5% during 2020-2026

The traffic management system market is set to grow from its current market value of more than US$20 billion (€16 billion) to more than $25 billion (€21 billion) by 2026. This is the verdict of a recent study from market research firm Global Market Insights, which predicts it will gain “remarkable traction” over the 2020 […]

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Podcast 5: Smart homes revolution is coming!

Brand new connected home over IP (CHIP) standards from the Zigbee Alliance are set to give frustrated smart home owners the ease of use, security, and interoperability they demand. But not before Jeremy Cowan and his guests Steve Hanna of Infineon and journalist Dave Howell tackle the messy issues of Elon Musk and pigs’ brains, […]

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Blueshark selects HERE as mapping and location services provider

Blueshark, an emerging smart electric motorcycle brand has selected HERE Technologies as their main provider of mapping and location services for its latest product Blueshark R1. HERE will enable the smart electric motorcycle’s in-vehicle navigation system and route planning algorithms, designed exclusively for motorcycles. The Blueshark R1 is an innovative smart electric scooter that runs […]

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