There are two different kinds of Bluetooth technologies, one being the classic Bluetooth and the now more popular Bluetooth Low Energy (LE) or Bluetooth Smart. As compared to the Classic Bluetooth, Bluetooth Smart reduces both the cost and energy consumption of devices. Everyone knows what Bluetooth is and it is a feature on nearly all smartphones and tablets nowadays, but do you know what it does and how it is useful? The implementation .
Security is becoming more of a concern for everything and everyone. IoT enabled smart security systems offers many features including automatic doors, windows, video cameras, and motion sensors. These devices can connect to a user’s mobile device to collect that data. The intent of these smart security systems are to provide high security functions and remote monitoring capabilities for users from anywhere and anytime. Smart security devices will be integrated in multiple devices and .
IoT gives users the ability to connect the Internet to physical objects via wireless networks. This is possible with smart building technology. Today’s large number of industrial and residential buildings are comprised of wireless solutions for managing heat, ventilation, air-cooling, light, security, and comfort. These solutions change the way people live. Smart buildings are not only used to monitor, system automation and control, but they are also able to generate data from Bluetooth smart .
Eddystone is a new open source Bluetooth Low Energy Beacon platform introduced by Google, works with Android and iOS phones. It can be deployed in number of platforms and used to provide information and contextual notification within mobile applications to help you navigate the world. Eddystone can communicate with devices through Bluetooth Low Energy signals. Beacons are used to advertise and send notifications in a retail store and other environments. Google’s Eddystone approach is .
The rise of interest and awareness around The Internet of Things is bringing in a new era of objects, devices, and sensors that are now being connected to the internet. This will change how we gather and analyse data to make our systems run more efficiently. If machines are able to communicate directly to each other, this now creates a system which becomes more efficient in the manufacturing industry, HVAC industry, healthcare, and other .
The information technology industry is constantly evolving to handle the needs of businesses with the increase of data, consumer demands, and the need for businesses to adapt to the every changing technical world. The IT industry is incorporating new ways to help solve the many problems an organization may have to in order to contend with today’s market. Incorporating devices, networks, and application into a system is the Internet of Things at it’s core, .
Internet of Lighting to Boost the Lighting Industry Internet connected lighting offers great opportunities to the lighting industry and makes lights a part of Internet of Things, called smart light. Smart lights can communicate with different types of sensors and are controlled by proximity, such configuration becomes the backbone of a smart building management and Bluetooth mesh network. Smart lights make this home automation process really attractive and virtually operates from everywhere and anytime. .
Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) is one of the newest and greatest enhancements from the Bluetooth Special Interest group (SIG). BLE is characterized by a new protocol stack for a quick build-up of simple links and it also gives environmental context to your device. Bluetooth SIG is promising that BLE is best suited for sensors and small devices with low energy consumption. This new technology paves the way for Bluetooth enabled devices and Internet of .
IoT and Mobile technology is revolutionizing Retail businesses The world has evolved from using a PC to make transactions to using a Smartphone to make purchases. From buying a cup of coffee to making banking transactions the business world has been revolutionized due to the rapid increase of Smartphone usage. Creating a mobile solution for retailers could lead to higher revenue for a business. This is the case especially in the retail industry, where .