Yearly Archives: 2014

Looking Back: 2014 M2M Remote Monitoring Predictions

As we get ready for a new year of covering the latest in M2M trends, let’s take a look back at our predictions from early 2014. All said and done, I think we did alright, with the bulk of these

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SkyWave’s Top M2M Remote Monitoring Resources of 2014

It’s been a busy year tracking trends in machine-to-machine (M2M) technology and the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT). Evolving market dynamics and a focus on innovation drove new applications for our satellite-based M2M remote monitoring solutions, which we shared with readers

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Is IoT Hype or Reality?

According to a recent survey conducted by CompTIA (the IT industry trade association), IT executives were split on whether the Internet of Things, or IoT, is over-hyped. From a survey sampling of approximately 300 however, many of the execs did acknowledge

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La tecnología satelital en acción: Supervisión de procesos SCADA (Vídeo)

Frecuentemente publicamos historias acerca de los beneficios que ofrece la tecnología satelital cuando se trata de conectar aquellos sitios o plantas que están aislados de la infraestructura SCADA existente. Sin embargo, pocas veces tenemos la oportunidad de mostrar cómo estas

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Remote Monitoring Solutions for the Edge of the Edge

Whether it’s oil & gas equipment in Alaska or mining vehicles in West Africa, the end-user assets that our solution providers monitor often operate at or beyond the unreliable edge of cellular coverage. Most remote monitoring and control devices will

Posted in 4. Oil & Gas / Utilities, 5. M2M/IoT Trends, 6. Networks

Satellite-Cellular Does the Heavy Lifting for Tracking Snow Removal Workers

Winter is here for many of us, and with it come the sounds of shovels, snow blowers and snow removal vehicles whizzing by to clear our roadways. While most of us only have to worry about pulling a muscle when

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Is “Big Data Analytics” the Real Next Big Thing?

Take a look at these statistics: There will be 5,200 gigabytes of data for every human on the planet by 2020 – The Economist We are generating more than 2.5 billion gigabytes of data every day – Forbes Wal-mart has

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Top 5 Characteristics of a Smart Mobile Workforce Platform

Modern mobility solutions are designed to enable field workers to communicate with anyone within and outside the enterprise. Organizations are witnessing significant gains by deploying mobile field service solutions that increase productivity and profitably. To get that point, organizations must

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Oil & Gas Monitoring: 8 Insights for Selecting a Web-based SCADA System

The upstream oil and gas sector is becoming increasingly reliant on automation. According to a recent market report by ARC Advisory Group, automation expenditures in the exploration, production, and pipelines is expected to grow at a compounded annual growth rate (CAGR) of nearly 8

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Sistema de monitoreo satelital para embarcaciones no sólo conecta sino también garantiza la seguridad de la tripulación

El tripulante de un barco camaronero mexicano recibió asistencia médica inmediata después de una caída mientras trabajaba que le causó una contusión cerebral. La rápida intervención fue posible gracias a un dispositivo satelital de embarcaciones marinas (VMS) que envía reportes

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