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Locating Weightless IoT Devices

Oct 19, 2017   

Posted by Dave McHoul

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This is the final blog of a six part series dedicated to locating Low-Power Wide-Area Network (LPWAN) IoT devices. Previous posts discussed locating IngenuLoRaLTE-M1NB-IoT and Sigfox devices. This post looks at the practical challenges associated with locating devices that communicate via the Weightless LPWAN protocol.  

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Topics: Internet of Things, location

Business Benefits of Location Insights

Oct 17, 2017   

Posted by Kanish Sharma

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Business analytics, deep learning, artificial intelligence...all are buzzwords that have become part of our vocabulary thanks to the massive growth of big data and analytics. The creation and consumption of data continues to grow, with organizations such as Facebook, IBM, Apple, Baidu, Alibaba, Amazon and many others investing millions of dollars in order to gain a competitive advantage. According to a recent IDC report, worldwide revenue for big data is set to grow from $130.1 billion in 2016 to more than $203 billion in 2020.

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Topics: location data, Location Intelligence

Video: Hurricane Maria's Impact on Puerto Rico's Power Outages

Oct 5, 2017   

Posted by Melissa Burke

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When the Category 4 Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico on Wednesday, September 20th, the devastation to the island archipelago -- an unincorporated territory of the United States -- was catastrophic. According to reports, Hurricane Maria was the strongest storm to hit Puerto Rico in nearly 80 years, resulting in numerous deaths, widespread property loss and a near total power outage. CNBC has reported that Hurricane Maria could end up causing massive insured losses, including from near complete business interruptions, with one insurer pegging the estimated liabilities between $15 billion to $30 billion and another putting the number even higher, from $40 billion to $85 billion.

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Topics: Data Analysis, location data

Locating Sigfox IoT Devices

Oct 3, 2017   

Posted by Dave McHoul

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This blog is part five of a six part series dedicated to locating Low-Power Wide-Area Network (LPWAN) IoT devices. Previous posts discussed locating IngenuLoRaLTE-M1 and NB-IoT  devices. This post looks at the practical challenges associated with locating devices that communicate via the Sigfox LPWAN protocol.  

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Topics: Internet of Things, location

Locating NB-IoT Devices

Sep 26, 2017   

Posted by Dave McHoul

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This blog is part four of a six part series dedicated to locating Low-Power Wide-Area Network (LPWAN) IoT devices. Previous posts discussed locating IngenuLoRa, and LTE-M1 IoT devices. This post looks at the practical challenges associated with locating devices that communicate via the Narrow Band IoT (NB-IoT) LPWAN protocol.  

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Topics: Internet of Things, location