Howling success of IoT in GITEX ’16

| By Praveen Kumar
GITEX, one of the largest IT exhibitions in the world, played a significant role in 2016 than ever before. It defined the latest technology trends, presented high caliber speakers, showcased product innovations & brought together ambitious tech startups from across the world. What’s so noteworthy about this year? It’s the one and only Internet of Things (IoT) which is at the heart of revolutionary transformation. Many enterprises strongly believe that IoT will transform their business practices, knowing that, in time, IoT will touch nearly every aspect of their operations and customer engagement. Leading companies are already investing in IoT, realizing returns in terms of increa

The Energy Commandments

| By sumithra
As the 10th anniversary of the Earth Hour approaches, the climatic change is at a precarious tipping point. While the switching off of non-essential lights at home, historical sites and famous landmarks had its share of glory and benefits, it’s time we think ahead. It’s time to stretch the energy conservation goals and aim for better results. While it may not be possible to switch off the lights all around the year, we can sure give the energy conservation the precedence it deserves. Industrial sector is the biggest consumer of energy and inevitably there is where most of the energy wastage happens. From Predictive Maintenance to Resource Optimization there are a lot of areas where energy wastage can be ea…