Tag: IoT

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Addtech acquires MCS Europe

Addtech acquires MCS Europe

Addtech announced the acquisition of MCS Europe, a network product and IoT services provider based in Rotterdam and Mechelen. MCS was founded in 1997. At present, the company has nearly 20 employees and about €7 million in annual sales. MCS specializes in network products and IoT services, in... Read more

date1 year ago
Infineon CEO says they are ready to spend billions on acquisitions

Infineon CEO says they are ready to spend billions on acquisitions

The company's chief executive says they have targeted several areas for expansion. German chipmaker Infineon is ready to spend several billion euros on the right takeover target, according to a report in Reuters. In speaking with the Frankfurter Allgemeiner Zeitung (FAZ), Infineon's chief execut... Read more

date1 year ago
Web-connected devices may have to comply with new EU security laws

Web-connected devices may have to comply with new EU security laws

According to a draft proposal obtained by Bloomberg, providers of internet-connected technology -- ranging from iPhones to baby monitors -- will be required to comply with new cybersecurity specifications in the European Union. Offendees risk getting fined and possibly having their products remove... Read more

date2 years ago
‘Most home networks are unsecured, wave of cybercrime underway’

‘Most home networks are unsecured, wave of cybercrime underway’

European employers rarely secure the home networks of employees. At the same time, smart consumer devices are increasingly popular. "The perfect conditions for cybercriminals", BlackBerry warns in a new report. The organization spoke with thousands of remote workers across Europe. 25 percent sa... Read more

date2 years ago
Google Cloud discontinues IoT Core

Google Cloud discontinues IoT Core

Google Cloud is pulling the plug on its IoT Core service in mid-August 2023. Customers have one year to switch to an alternative. Recently, Google Cloud announced that it will stop using IoT Core as of August 16, 2023. At the same time, customers of this service received an email with the announ... Read more

date2 years ago
5G has serious vulnerabilities for IoT services

5G has serious vulnerabilities for IoT services

Researchers at the Technical University of Berlin discovered serious security risks in IoT applications on 5G networks. According to the researchers, the vulnerabilities primarily originate in the APIs with which operators help customers make IoT data accessible to developers. These APIs are br... Read more

date2 years ago
Semtech acquires Sierra Wireless for $1.2 billion

Semtech acquires Sierra Wireless for $1.2 billion

Semiconductor supplier Semtech plans to purchase Sierra Wireless, a deal worth $1.2 billion in all-cash. Semiconductor and analog manufacturing company Semtech Corporation plans to purchase all the shares of Sierra Wireless. Sierra Wireless is an Internet service provider based in Canada. The... Read more

date2 years ago
MITRE security advisory accidentally exposes vulnerabilities

MITRE security advisory accidentally exposes vulnerabilities

Trusted security alerts have compromised admin consoles on over a dozen IP devices. A security advisory for a vulnerability published by MITRE has accidentally been exposing links to remote admin consoles of over a dozen vulnerable IP devices, according to a report by BleepingComputer. They say... Read more

date2 years ago
EchoStar launches Europe’s first LoRa  IoT network

EchoStar launches Europe’s first LoRa IoT network

EchoStar Mobile, a mobile satellite provider, recently launched a 'LoRa-enabled IoT' network – an industry-first. Short for Long-Range, LoRa is a low-power network protocol best suited for connecting battery-backed devices. Sometimes, terrestrial infrastructure limitations constrain tech usage... Read more

date2 years ago
CadCorner and GPO Solutions continue as Innoptus

CadCorner and GPO Solutions continue as Innoptus

CadCorner and GPO Solutions are now known as Innoptus. The IT service providers have been working as one since 2017. Changing names is the next step. CadCorner and GPO Solutions provide software and consultancy services to clients in the manufacturing industry. Among other things, the companies... Read more

date2 years ago
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