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IBM and MTN Help Protect Endangered African Rhinos with Internet of Things Technology

South Africa’s Welgevonden Game Reserve to thwart poachers with MTN, IBM and Wageningen University

Johannesburg, South Africa and Armonk, NY – 19 Sep 2017: IBM (NYSE: IBM), MTN, a leading African telecommunications provider, Wageningen University (WU) in the Netherlands and Prodapt, today announced they are harnessing IBM Internet of Things (IoT) technology as part of the MTN Connected Wildlife Solution. The solution will help predict threats and combat the poaching of endangered rhinos at Welgevonden Game Reserve in South Africa, with the intent to expand the solution to other reserves in future. (more…)

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IBM Named an Internet of Things Software Platform Leader, Launches Global Watson IoT Consulting Solutions

– IBM now provides end to end business solutions that seamlessly integrate Watson IoT platform with implementation, support and transformation services to deliver new business models “as a service,” working with clients including Ricoh;
– Offers free access to IBM Watson IoT Platform for global clients, developers and startups to explore new IoT innovations

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Low Power Networking Technology from IBM and Semtech to Help Enable Telcos to Launch New Services for the Internet of Things

New Standards Organization for Long Range Wide-Area Networks Debuts

ARMONK, N.Y. – 11 Mar 2015: IBM Research and Semtech today announced a new technology based on low-power, wide-area networks (LPWANs) that offers significant advantages over cellular networks and Wifi for providing machine to machine (M2M) communications. (more…)

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AT&T And IBM Join Forces To Deliver New Innovations For The Internet of Things

Cities, Utilities and Other Industries to Benefit from Interconnected, Intelligent Devices

ARMONK, NY and DALLAS, TX – 18 Feb 2014: AT&T* and IBM today announced a new global alliance agreement to develop solutions that help support the “Internet of Things.”  The companies will combine their analytic platforms, cloud, and security technologies with privacy in mind to gain more insights on data collected from machines in a variety of industries. (more…)

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IBM, STMicroelectronics and Shaspa Advance Smarter Home Initiative

Cloud computing enhances control of “Internet of Things” in the home to help manage heating, lighting, security and more via multiple user interfaces including gestures and voice recognition

LAS VEGAS, CES – 08 Jan 2013: IBM, STMicroelectronics and Shaspa today announced a collaboration to tap cloud and mobile computing for manufacturers and service providers to provide innovative ways for consumers to manage and interact with their homes’ functions and entertainment systems using multiple user interfaces such as voice recognition and physical gestures for a smarter home.

A “smart home” brings networking functions together, creating a gateway that connects a television, computer or mobile device with smart meters, lights, appliances, plugs and sensors within the home as well as services from outside. Parks Associates forecasts that more than 8 billion devices will be connected on the home network by year-end 2015.[1] (more…)

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