How 5G will be followed by 6G

Future wireless networks of the 6th generation (6G) will consist of a multitude of small radio cells that need to be connected by broadband communication links. In this context, wireless transmission at THz frequencies represents a particularly attractive and flexible solution. Researchers at Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) have now developed a novel concept for Read more about How 5G will be followed by 6G[…]

An innovative microchip that can continue to operate even when the battery runs out of energy

Game-changing technology maximises lifetime and enables smaller, cheaper IoT devices The Internet of Things (IoT), while still in its infancy, is shaping the future of many industries and will also impact our daily lives in significant ways. One of the key challenges of moving IoT devices from concept to reality is to have long-lasting operation Read more about An innovative microchip that can continue to operate even when the battery runs out of energy[…]

Seamless authentication for all – € 4 million

Simple, secure and privacy-friendly authenticating method for people and their smart objects to prove their identity, relationship and privileges. In the era of Internet of Things (IoT), people (of all ages, physical capabilities and educational backgrounds) and their smart objects (e.g. smart mobile devices and household appliances, wearable gadgets, smart cars) often need to authenticate, Read more about Seamless authentication for all – € 4 million[…]

Smart and healthy living at home

Specific Challenge: Citizens in a rapidly ageing European population are at greater risk of cognitive impairment, frailty and multiple chronic health conditions with considerable negative consequences for their independence, quality of life and for the sustainability of health and care systems. The challenge is to foster large-scale deployment of integrated digital solutions which will bring Read more about Smart and healthy living at home[…]

Cloud, IoT and AI technologies

Specific Challenge: Over the last years Cloud computing technologies have evolved into the major driver that brought together IoT, Big Data and mobile computing into an integrated and ubiquitous computing platform. The capability offered by the cloud platforms to deliver on-demand computing power and the ability to process the vast amount of data coming from Read more about Cloud, IoT and AI technologies[…]

Big data solutions for energy

Specific Challenge: Tomorrow’s energy grids consist of heterogeneous interconnected systems, of an increasing number of small-scale and of dispersed energy generation and consumption devices, generating huge amounts of data. The electricity sector, in particular, needs big data tools and architectures for optimized energy system management under these demanding conditions. Scope: Innovation Actions targeting large-scale pilot test-beds Read more about Big data solutions for energy[…]

Hyperactive Hyperscale explores the Future of Data Center Evolution

Linesight, a Dublin-based global specialty construction services company specializing in data center development, today released a comprehensive white paper entitled Hyperactive Hyperscale that explores the exceptional growth in the data center space. Hyperscaling refers to the development of data centers that are much larger than traditional facilities and have thousands, rather than hundreds, of servers. According to Read more about Hyperactive Hyperscale explores the Future of Data Center Evolution[…]

Seagate Launches First Drive For AI-Enabled Surveillance

Seagate Technology plc (NASDAQ: STX) announced today its SkyHawk™ AI hard disk drive (HDD), the first drive created specifically for artificial intelligence (AI) enabled video surveillance solutions. Building on Seagate’s 10-year track record of delivering surveillance optimized storage performance, SkyHawk AI provides unprecedented bandwidth and processing power to manage always-on, data-intensive workloads, while simultaneously analyzing and recording Read more about Seagate Launches First Drive For AI-Enabled Surveillance[…]

The leading IoT event will exhibit 10 experimental platforms designed to implement new industrial solutions

A submersible transformer inspection robot designed for oil and gas platforms, a fully connected and sensorized work environment that dramatically improves worker safety, a predictive analytics platform that can wipe out downtime in factories and a solution that allows the remote management of boats capable of informing in real time about ship status, water leaks Read more about The leading IoT event will exhibit 10 experimental platforms designed to implement new industrial solutions[…]

Augmented Reality applications allow new working methods for modern and connected workshops

Augmented Reality (AR) applications connect both real and virtual worlds as if it was the most normal thing in the world thus expanding reality by displaying useful and time-saving complementary information. Bosch supports everyday work of mechatronics by means of Augmented Reality solutions easing, for instance, complicated cases of repair. Pointing the device camera onto Read more about Augmented Reality applications allow new working methods for modern and connected workshops[…]

PTC and EY Align to Facilitate Industry Innovation and Adoption of Internet of Things Business Models

PTC (NASDAQ: PTC) and EY have formed a strategic alliance to facilitate industry innovation and promote adoption of Internet of Things (IoT) business models using the ThingWorx® industrial IoT platform from PTC. With this alliance, PTC and EY will co-create IoT solutions, based on the ThingWorx platform, to enable manufacturers to improve end-to-end product lifecycle Read more about PTC and EY Align to Facilitate Industry Innovation and Adoption of Internet of Things Business Models[…]