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January 24, 2023
In 2022, the market for the Internet of Things grew by 18 percent to 14.4 billion active connections. Experts predict continued growth into the future as well, estimating that by 2025, as supply constraints ease and growth further accelerates, there will be approximately 27 billion connected IoT devices.
January 12, 2023
Out of the gate this year, we’re seeing an uptick in the number of new players in the SmartAg and Precision Agriculture spaces as farmers in the fields are deploying everything from self-driving tractors to tracking earrings for cattle that monitor herd health and detect cows in heat.
But what’s happening inside – way beyond trendy vertical farming – may turn out to bring some of the greatest value to a world where food insecurity is on the rise, and the opioid crisis is driving investment by large pharma in certifiably high-quality, medical-grade cannabis.
January 12, 2023
Whether outside in the fields, or inside in modern growth facilities, it hasn’t always been easy to design, engineer, implement, instrument and scale connected agtech sytems given the diversity of conditions, crops, and skill sets.
January 10, 2023The ag tech industry is booming with unprecedented innovation, as new hardware, firmware, software, and wireless networking combinations are addressing significant challenges for farmers and ranchers. Amid this transformation, two companies that have implemented several precision farming systems announced the general availability of a comprehensive edge and cloud solution.
January 9, 2023As precision agriculture continues to rapidly evolve with connected solutions that address growing climate challenges, Veea, a leader in integrated smart edge connectivity, computing, and security technologies for edge and cloud, has executed a teaming agreement with Opti-Harvest, an agricultural innovation company that develops climate-smart technology and products that help farmers maximize yield, optimize land, and labor resources, and increase water use efficiency.
January 5, 2023
Vintners and Farmers are Seeing the Light: Opti-Harvest Combines Forces with Veea to Scale Sunlight Utilization Solutions
One of the most interesting announcements to cross my desk this week was issued by Veea, a company offering integrated smart edge connectivity computing, and security technologies for edge and cloud. Veea, which was founded by technology veteran and non-stop entrepreneur Allen Salmasi, came out of stealth mode after working closely with Opti-Harvest, an agricultural innovation company that develops climate-smart technology and products that help farmers maximize yield, optimize land and labor resources, and increase water use efficiency.
January 5, 2023Veea, a provider of integrated smart edge connectivity, computing, and security technologies for edge and cloud, announced this week it has executed a teaming agreement with Opti-Harvest, an agricultural innovation company that develops climate-smart technology and products that help farmers maximize yield, optimize land, and labor resources, and increase water use efficiency.
January 5, 2023
One of the most exciting areas in IoT innovation is growing in vineyards, farm fields, and greenhouses. According to Emergen Research, the global IoT in the agriculture market is expected to register a CAGR of 11.4% with revenue projected to increase from $11.2 billion to $26.65 billion from 2021-2030. Significant investments by prominent market participants are one of the major factors driving market revenue growth.
September 23, 2022Veea announced Veea's virtual Trusted Broadband Access (vTBA) solution that runs on Veea Edge Platform VeeaHub products.. VeeaHub ® enables cable operators to offer new services such as user device-based subscriptions that are not tied to a specific location or AP but can be "active" anywhere on the operators' network. This solution drastically increases flexibility for operators.
September 06, 2022Overall, the World Bank estimates that a 10 percentage point increase in broadband penetration can lead to a 1.2 percent jump in real per capita GDP growth in developed economies.. A recent FCC broadband report found that roughly six percent of the United States, which equals 19 million people, still lacks access to broadband Internet, also making it difficult to leverage the
June 29, 2022There are many divisions in the US and worldwide today - culturally, financially, and in education to name a few, however, the digital divide is a much-discussed issue that has long been at the forefront of talks within IT and communications industries, as well as US policymakers.
June 29, 2022
5G, one of the most prevalent innovative technologies driving forward the digital era is seeing mass adoption throughout a myriad of industries and continually expediting global growth. As disruptive technology has seen increasing utilization incorporated into an array of effective devices and solutions, one key sector that has thrived because of 5G integration is the farming and agriculture industry which has seen extensive overhauls causing considerable improvements, minimizing resource expenditure while maximizing yields.
May 10, 2022
The Symbiosis of 5G and the Enterprise Edge: Enabling Brilliant Experiences
Digital transformation is typically focused on the enablement of better products, services, experience, or business models. However, the new digital age has been a challenge for companies, by transforming the way companies interact with their customers, and changing the processes and business models. With the development of digital technologies, the classical system of doing business has been disrupted, as companies unlock new potential through the adoption of technology.
April 11, 2022
Are Energy and Utility Companies in Position to Generate New Revenues through 5G Services with Existing Physical Infrastructure?
The recent, rapid rise of digitalization has brought with it a vast number of devices and applications revolutionizing the way daily processes get done. Innovative technologies have added ease and optimization into a variety of industries, enhancing efficiency and safety virtually everywhere. Among these technologies, two notably stand out in the impact they’ve had: edge technology and 5G.
April 7, 2022
Containerization, Automation, and Orchestration of Distributed IoT Systems, Inside and Outside the Four Walls
As the growth of IoT and Industrial IoT (IIoT) continues to surge unabated, Tridium this week hosted their annual Niagara Summit in Charlotte, North Carolina, bringing together hundreds of fans of the Niagara offering, which itself continues to grow and evolve.
April 7, 2022
Harnessing the Power of IoT: Industry Leaders Gather Around Tridium's Niagara Framework and Growing Partner Ecosystem
The number of IoT-connected devices globally reached 11.7 billion in 2020, and a new Gartner research expects the total number of IoT devices to exceed 25 billion by the start of 2022. IoT and Industrial IoT (IIoT) is continuing to flourish for many reasons, including operating efficiencies, product innovation, new service revenue opportunities, improved safety and security, and simply better living in homes, offices, and entire communities and cities.
March 31, 2022
Smarter Smart Buildings Driven by Simplification and Unification
The word “SMART” refers to “self-monitoring, analysis, and reporting technology,” which is technology that uses artificial intelligence, machine learning, and big data analysis to provide cognitive awareness to objects that were in the past considered inanimate.
March 31, 2022
Smarter Factories Need Smarter Software, Sensors, and Management Platforms to Scale
The manufacturing industry is rapidly changing right before our eyes, as the fourth industrial revolution, also known as industrial 4.0, creates a new factory floor more digital than ever. Today’s need by manufacturers to optimize the productivity of their expensive equipment, reduce waste, maximize yields, and reduce cycle times has led manufacturers to start adopting intelligent manufacturing technology into their factories.
March 03, 2022
Empowering Workers, Protecting Company Assets, and Fueling Productivity With 5G Plus Advanced CPE
The Covid-19 pandemic drastically changed the way business was done, serving as an accelerant in multiple ways. Spurring the adoption of telehealth and e-commerce, exacerbating pressure on essential workers, and making company operations more complex were just some of the forms the impact of the quarantine took. However, the greatest change brought about by the
March 02, 2022
5G and Industrial Innovation: Endless Potential Ahead
Digitalization today is rapidly reshaping the way business is done, with the integration of digital technology into all aspects of daily processes. Organizations across nearly all industries are enjoying the benefits of digital transformation, which include enabling accelerated efficient workflows, strengthened security, and increased profitability. However, some industries
March 01, 2022
The Future of Smart Homes is Smarter Homes: 5G Changes Everything
As the world continues to become more digital with each passing day, service providers must find ways to keep up with technology, to meet the rising demands of their subscribers. Residential consumers are becoming increasingly adept at immersive technologies from augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR), among others, service providers have struggled to
February 16, 2022
Last year, ResearchandMarkets forecasted the global market for connected home smart products will reach nearly $298 billion by 2026 and said, "many AIoT use cases are very retail product-oriented, but this is set to change as smart, connected homes integrate cognitive computing with IoT" while also noting that the opportunity for Managed Service Providers (MSPs) to drive new revenue while deepening customer loyalty is substantial.
March 01, 2022
At the Intersection of the 5G Explosion and the Rapidly Rising Adoption of Edge Computing, Veea Sees Opportunity in a Disruptive CPE
IoT has been growing over the last several years, and predictions are showing that it's going to grow even faster in the years to come. There are already 10 billion active IoT devices in 2021, with estimations saying the number of active IoT devices will surpass 25.4 billion in 2030. The rapid growth of the technology is due in part to how impactful it can be, but also thanks to the
March 01, 2022
Qualcomm's Vision for Smart Cities May Be Found in Their Cloud-Based RAN Automation Platform and Private 5G Partner Ecosystem Program
With 5G investments in full swing, cybersecurity fears on the rise, and pressures on network operators and service providers to 'monetize' massive Capex projects (including 5G infrastructure and acquisition of spectrum, Qualcomm is leaning into simplification through automation and End-to-End private network solutions that are pre-integrated and federated.
February 28, 2022
The Rise of Autonomous Systems in Radio Access Networks Supporting IoT Implementations: Qualcomm's Rallying Cry at MWC Barcelona
Given the continuing rapid growth of IoT adoption and the innovation in developing sophisticated connected systems (at the edge and to the cloud), taking a broader view of how wireless networks will be planned, built, monitored, managed, and scaled makes sense. IoT and Industrial IoT are notoriously ...
February 28, 2022
Qualcomm Gathers Impressive Group of Technology Leaders To Simplify and Unify Future 5G Networks
This week in Barcelona, companies from all categories in mobile services shared announcements about everything from telco cloud services to edge computing, vertical industry solutions, the next generation of edge devices, and much more. What does nearly everything have in common this year as the top leaders gather at Mobile World Congress? 5G.
February 28, 2022
Qualcomm Simplifies Private 5G Network Deployment and Management with New RAN Automation Platform and Partner Program | Qualcomm
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. unveiled its new Qualcomm ® Private Networks RAN Automation Platform, which simplifies the deployment and management of RAN for 5G Private Networks. The cloud-based network management platform alleviates system complexity, reduces deployment time, simplifies network management, and increases ease-of-use for customers across all
March 01, 2022
MSPs Prepare to Bring Private 5G Services to SMBs and Enterprises
In today's climate, many Managed Service Providers (MSPs) are at a crossroads. The industry is growing at an impressive rate of 12.5% annually since 2014, but despite this wave of optimism, many providers remain apprehensive about the road that lies ahead. The good news, though, managed services aren't going anywhere, as there is currently an increased
February 15, 2022
Smart home technology is anything but new. As far back as the 1930s, visionary inventors spoke of home automation technologies following the dramatic rise in access to electricity and home appliances (washers, refrigerators, dishwashers, and water heaters).
February 15, 2022
Despite the fact that forecast numbers and market size estimates are often questionable and always to be taken with a grain of salt, we can compare by looking at one reliable firm’s numbers. Markets and Markets measured the Smart Home market at 5.3 billion in 2010 and about 84.5 billion in 2021.
November 22, 2021
Qualcomm Is Making Partners and Moves and Everyone Else in the Game Better Look Out
Qualcomm has been a major player in technology and, especially since the company was so early in seeing the potential for IoT and mobile processing, it’s been growing in leaps and bounds. Of course, that’s because the company refuses to rest on its laurels — literally ever.
November 16, 2021
Qualcomm To Bring Immersive, Connected, 360 Experiences to Times Square With Advanced Innovation
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. today revealed its vision for revolutionizing visitor experiences in New York’s Time Square as the epicenter of a brand-new smart entertainment, hospitality, and retail experience, working with commercial real estate developer L&L Holding Company.
November 3, 2021
The Acceleration of Autonomous Systems at the Edge: 5G Fuels Real-Time, Low Latency, Efficient and Valuable Industrial Applications
Today, automation has already transformed industries in which complexity and performance demands must meet the challenges of scarce resources, narrower profit margins, and expanding product volume. And now, thanks to the rapid growth of innovative technologies, such as 5G, AI, and IoT, industries are inching ever closer to fully autonomous technologies.
November 2, 2021
Is Industrial IoT Fundamental to Supporting Manufacturers in the U.S. as Part of the Economic Recovery?
Today, the implementation and use of the internet of things (IoT) has transformed industries in the way that they operate, communicate, and utilize data. In manufacturing, those changes have come at a rapid pace, and an industry that was once slow to evolve is now digitizing at lightning speed.
October 27, 2021
The Role of System Integrators in Developing and Rolling Out Industry 4.0 Solutions
Today, digital transformation is being undergone by companies and organizations of every size and every industry. Innovative new technologies, such as the Internet of Things (IoT) and the cloud that optimize efficiency and collaboration, have businesses attempting to not only find the technology that best suits their needs but also applications that make leveraging these new devices easier. One application that is gaining momentum in many industries is the use of Microsoft Azure IoT.
October 26, 2021
As Microsoft Azure Continues To Push Further Into the Edge, Certified Devices Become Increasingly Important
Veea Inc., an innovation leader in integrated smart edge connectivity and computing, today announced it is partnering with Codit France, an innovative IT solutions company providing next-level consultancy, technology, and managed services to leading brands worldwide, to bring packaged solutions, which leverage the Microsoft Azure IoT hub and cloud.
October 11, 2021
Small Is The New Big: Faster, Smarter Connectivity and Compute at the Edge
In recent years, we've seen a drastic increase in smart technology aimed at making our lives easier. These innovations focus on improving our physical health, public safety, environmental conditions and more.
July 27, 2021
The future network infrastructure is intelligent
Intelligent systems have become an increasingly common part of everyday life. Using a combination of wireless communications networks, Internet of Things (IoT) sensors and devices, automation, artificial intelligence (AI), edge and fog computing and various other cutting-edge technologies and frameworks, providers are enhancing and improving both their operations and services.
The Wabash Heartland Innovation Network and Trilogy Announce Partnership
The Wabash Heartland Innovation Network (WHIN) and Trilogy Networks announced today that they are forming a research collaboration to help growers in the ten-county Wabash Heartland manage and connect their precision agriculture technology.
July 26, 2021
Why VPNs Fall Short In Connecting Remote Agents And Call Centers
Source | Call Center Times Today, thanks to the COVID-19 pandemic, the business world has become increasingly remote, making online privacy and security for organizations more important than ever. With so many workers at home, potential attackers can gain access to an organization whenever an employee simply logs onto the internet. The call center industry […]
July 23, 2021
Grand Farms and Trilogy Launch FarmGrid Precision Agriculture Solution
Grand Farm, energized by Emerging Prairie, and in partnership with Trilogy Networks and the Rural Cloud Initiative, announced today the FarmGrid Precision Agriculture Solution as a signature, collaborative project on Grand Farm’s Innovation Site south of Fargo, North Dakota.
June 22, 2021
Building A Better Future with Edge Computing
Source | CCR Mag Millions of new Internet-connected devices commonly referred to collectively as the Internet of Things (IoT) have been developed over the past few decades. These devices, including sensors, actuators, smartphones, gateways, hubs, edge nodes, robots and more are connected to the Internet via edge networks. These networks are now evolving through the […]
June 14, 2021
New Statistics from The Eclipse Foundation Indicate that Edge Computing Adoption Continues to Boom
The Eclipse Foundation, one of the world’s largest open-source foundations, recently announced the availability of its 2021 IoT and Edge Commercial Adoption Survey report, based on an online survey of more than 300 IoT and edge professionals conducted from January 12 to March 15, 2021, with the survey participants representing a broad set of industries, organizations, and job functions.
April 12, 2021
What’s the Real Estate Office of the Future Look Like? Visionary Allen Salmasi, Addresses the Inevitable Shifts in What Real Estate Will Look Like Going Forward
Source | Realty Times Allen Salmasi is a pioneer in the wireless industry with over 40 years of experience building leading edge companies. Mr. Salmasi is the Chief Executive Officer of Veea Inc. (“Veea”), a provider of full stack edge computing and communications platform products and solutions, founded in 2014. He is also Chairman and […]
March 30, 2021
Building out the edge during the pandemic without micro data centers
People and businesses move – and the edge needs to move with them. If we think of a micro-data center, we are starting with the idea of replicating the hyperscale data center, but miniaturizing it for edge applications.
March 15, 2021
Industry Spotlight: Veea Takes on the Device Edge
The network edge is the focus of great swathes of the industry today, and the more we look at it the wider the variety of approaches we see. Different applications require different levels of proximity to the users, and the technology to make them happen isn’t always a miniaturization of the hyperscale world. One company taking on the edge as far out as the equipment closet or the remote worker office is Veea. With us today to talk about Veea’s approach to the ‘Device Edge’ is Kurt Michel, SVP of Marketing at Veea.
March 2, 2021
IoT + edge processing is making sci-fi a reality for energy management
The Internet of Things (IoT) is having a dramatic impact on all aspects of our lives. In my home, even the mundane has become magical. I now enjoy connected garage door openers that “automagically” close in the evening at an appointed time. Connected thermostats (more like smart tablets on the wall) know what the weather is and what it will be based on internet-provided weather data, anticipating my heating needs.
January 7, 2021
Weighing Edge Connectivity Options
“THE EDGE” used to mean desktops and laptops, and they connected over Wi-Fi if portable and Ethernet LANs if not. Then came tablets that used LTE, a standard for wireless broadband communications over cellular carrier networks. Now “the edge” includes Internet of Things devices that are small, have little power, and often are spread far and wide. As a result, channel pros need to consider which edge connectivity option makes the most sense for particular edge devices.
October 1, 2020
5G and Edge Computing for the Future of a Better Normal
With the rapid transition to remote work, distance learning, and telehealth, ubiquitous high-speed connectivity is now woven into the fabric of our everyday lives. It has become essential to the way we work, live, and play. The pandemic has only accelerated the demand for higher bandwidth, for both businesses and consumers who need faster, higher-capacity networks with ultra-reliable, ultra-low-latency connectivity. Fast broadband is no longer a nice-to-have, and 5G solutions which can meet that demand are now becoming available.
August 17, 2021
New Service Creation: 5G and Edge Computing for the Win!
The demand for 5G solutions is accelerating. Both businesses and consumers want faster, higher capacity networks that provide reliable, ultra-low latency connectivity. Superfast broadband is no longer a nice-to-have. With remote work, distance learning, and online health an everyday reality for the foreseeable future, high-speed connectivity is now woven into our everyday lives and has become essential infrastructure in the way we work, live, and play.
September 24, 2020
Security on the Edge
Source | VMBlog By Kurt Michel, Senior Vice President, Marketing, Veea Webcams, entertainment in our cars, baby monitors. These are just a few examples of how we rely on IoT devices every day, sometimes without even realizing it. However, with the imminent rollout of 5G, and exponentially more IoT devices coming online, there is a […]
September 11, 2020
Pandemic Will End Standing In Lines
Source | TFIR Veea is working on technologies that would enable people to be ‘virtually queued’ in lines, instead of physically standing in lines. Veea is leading the way to Local Network Intelligence at the Device Edge. As the number of connected devices – smartphones, smart home/building/city IoT devices, smart TVs -continues to increase, the […]
September 9, 2020
SalesTechStar Interview with Kurt W. Michel, SVP of Marketing, Veea
A lack of in-person events being met with a rise in virtual events in this new normal are transforming how sales teams are adjusting their remote selling strategies and diverting their budgets to focus on creating more customer-focused acquisition plans. Kurt W. Michel, SVP of Marketing, Veea joins us in this interview to share a few ways through which sales and marketing teams can scale efforts during this downtime.
September 3, 2020
Edge Computing Innovation: Doing More with Less
The COVID-19 pandemic is transforming how we are using data, and where that data is consumed and generated. The data usage model has shifted from a more traditional, centralized one, to one that must support many remote users and connection points. These remote connections are quickly changing the existing telecom architecture, fostering the need and development of a distributed architecture where the edge devices now define the access points and their functions.
August 27, 2020
5G requires a scalable, secure edge to support new possibilities for enterprise, consumer markets
The demand for 5G solutions is accelerating. Both businesses and consumers want faster, high capacity networks that provide reliable, ultra-low latency connectivity. Fast broadband is no longer a nice-to-have. With remote work, distance learning, and online health an everyday reality for the foreseeable future, high-speed connectivity is now woven into our everyday lives and has become essential infrastructure in the way we work, live, and play.
July 6, 2020
Veea rolls out vTPN security edge service
Smart edge connectivity and computing firm Veea Inc. has announced the availability of its Virtual Trusted Private Network (vTPN) Security as a Service solution. The vTPN solution, which is secured by Privafy. provides enterprise-grade security in a highly integrated package for the SMB/SME customer.
June 9, 2020
CFX Tech: Where is 5G?
We’ve said it once and we’ll say it again: the COVID-19 pandemic highlighted just how essential connectivity has become. Whether it’s being used for work or play, the internet has entangled itself into every aspect of our lives, and the strength of the network to bear that traffic has become more important than ever before.