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Industrial Internet Creating Transformational Business Value

This is the second in a two-part blog series on trends in next-generation digital efficiency. In part one, I wrote about how commercial fleet vehicle management systems can drive efficiency while reducing CO2 emissions. To learn more, check out the … Read more >

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Commercial Fleet Vehicle Management System Drives Efficiency, CO2 Reductions

This is the first in a two-part blog series on trends in next-generation digital efficiency. To learn more, check out the eBook we created in partnership with GE Ecomagination titled, “Digital Efficiency: Driving Decarbonization and Unlocking Business Value Across Industries.” … Read more >

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Intel and Rice Electronics Team up on Industrial Worker Safety and Productivity

Energy, manufacturing, utilities, and public safety are just some of the segments challenged by rapidly evolving technological, economic, and social forces. Combine these pressures with opportunities enabled by Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and we can create transformational changes to … Read more >

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Smart Factory Solutions and Demos in Full Gear at Hannover Messe

The Factory of the Future, Industrial 4.0, and the smart and connected factory: Regardless of what it is called, the transformation of how companies are accelerating innovation represents a dramatic change in process based on new technologies. Among the catalysts … Read more >

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Connecting Machines: Bridges to the Industrial Internet

Previously, I’ve written about functional safety solutions for industrial Internet of Things (IoT) and how innovative IoT technologies unlock value in supply chain management. As we head toward Hannover Messe in a few weeks, I’m excited to share how smart … Read more >

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Disruption at the Edge: IoT Transforming Energy Grids

Digital disruption is here to stay. Much like the electronic revolution that led to PCs, mobile phones and smart devices, energy grids are on the verge of a major change. Consider the network of power plants, utilities and power lines … Read more >

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Fully Connected Vehicles: Reinventing Driving for a Safer World

Looking ahead, one thing is clear: Rapidly evolving technology is critical to the future of fully connected driving. Recently, I wrote about what goes on under the hood of the latest connected vehicles. Others in my field have covered the … Read more >

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Building Trust in Connected Vehicles: Active Safety Systems Must Converge with In-Vehicle Infotainment

This is the third in a series of blog posts based on Intel research into human-machine interfaces (HMIs) for connected driving. Read the first and second in this series. In my previous articles, I’ve written about why it’s so important … Read more >

During IBCon we conducted a tour to our Intel corporate headquarters featuring state of the art systems including wind turbines, fuel cells and solar.

Smart Building Trends for 2017

Note: This blog post originally appeared on AutomatedBuildings.com. Smart city tech deployments are expected to increase in the next year and of them significantly; the biggest one will be commercial-smart buildings. Connected building solutions, whether it’s environmental controls, communications interfaces, … Read more >

ZoneKey and Intel Unveil Broadcast Solution for Smart Classrooms, Retail and More

A recent conference in China confirmed that a quiet revolution in digital signage is on. The moment is ripe for transformation. Costs for sensors, bandwidth and compute have decreased significantly, while cloud, streaming media, remote management and increasing performance are … Read more >

Cobots team up on some awesome manufacturing equipment.

Industrial IoT Muscles up to Functional Safety with New Intel Solution

In my position as GM for industrial solutions in the Intel Internet of Things Group (IOTG) I’ve heard manufacturers consistently voice frustration on how to effectively and efficiently develop, design and deploy robust functional safety solutions to meet evolving safety … Read more >

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The Future Looks Bright: GE & Intel Ignite Industrial Internet Innovation

Like many people in Silicon Valley, I am passionate about the application of technology toward the environment, human productivity, healthcare and safety. Before arriving at Intel, I spent time at General Electric as the chief operating officer for GE Digital … Read more >

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Connected Vehicles Fuse Stronger Security With Functional Safety

I’m excited about the opportunity we have before us to lay the groundwork for safer connected vehicles, as outlined recently in U.S. President Barack Obama’s piece for the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, “Self-driving, yes, but also safe.”  I see a clear path … Read more >

A man lets his new road trip buddy, his automated vehicle, take over the driving.

Trusting the Ride: Four Capabilities at the Heart of Connected Vehicles

This is the first in a series of blog posts on Intel research into human-machine interfaces (HMIs) for automated driving. As Intel’s principal engineer and chief systems engineer for automated driving solutions, I’ve been working on some exciting research in … Read more >

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Smarter Cities and Cleaner Air: A Quick Guide to Intel IoT Environmental Monitoring Solutions at IOTSWC

IoT represents a tremendous opportunity to shape the future and improve every life on this planet. I have spent close to two decades in Embedded, Mobile and IoT. What is clearly different about the current wave is the understanding that … Read more >

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Intel to Reveal Breakthrough in Smart and Connected Technology at IoT Solutions World Congress

Next week at IoT Solutions World Congress (October 25-27) in Barcelona, the leading global event for industrial IoT, Intel will be unveiling IoT solutions designed to support the next wave of innovation, helping connected entities become more responsive, efficient, and … Read more >

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Home Gateways Creating Transformative Change

I’m excited when I see the tremendous potential for faster broadband and smarter networks to deliver exceptional entertainment experiences in connected homes. At the International Broadcasting Convention (IBC) 2016 in Amsterdam last month, Intel technologies, together with a robust ecosystem … Read more >

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Innovative IoT Technologies Unlock Value in Supply Chain Management

I am pleased to share my thoughts here on the IoT@Intel blog for the first time. In my position as GM for industrial solutions in the Intel Internet of Things Group (IOTG) I speak and listen to everyone from equipment … Read more >

Addressing IoT for Smart Buildings

I am thrilled to write my first blog for IoT@Intel!  I receive a lot of questions about smart buildings, what constitutes Internet of Things (IoT) for smart buildings, and what Intel is doing in this space. IoT for smart buildings is … Read more >

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Building Trust Between Human and Machine on the Road to Connected Vehicles

It’s a tremendously exciting time to work in smart and connected transportation. Connected vehicles are redefining our relationship with automobiles, and the promise of fully connected driving—zero accidents, less pollution, greater mobility, more productivity—is thrilling. Yet there is a growing … Read more >

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Meet the Future of Driving: High Performance In-Vehicle Compute with Headroom to Grow

It’s truly an exciting time for in-vehicle computing. What started with parking assist and rearview cameras has evolved into lane departure warning and dynamic cruise control, requiring more intelligence and compute in the vehicle. Each step toward the vision of … Read more >

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Architecting the Future of 5G Transportation for a Better Life and a Safer World

Cruising through my neighborhood the other day it really began to dawn on me what Intel CEO Brian Krzanich means when he says that cars are the next smartphones. As a minivan full of kids whizzed past me on the … Read more >

Meet EtherCAT, the industrial Ethernet protocol that proves even the industrial internet is ruled by cats. (meow)

Time-Sensitive Networking to Fundamentally Change the Way Real-Time Industrial Systems Are Designed

Our world communicates over Ethernet, with incredibly fast 10G and 40G networks leading the way. But this isn’t the case in industrial environments, like manufacturing and electrical power grids, that require deterministic communications for distributed control and measurement. Until recently, … Read more >

Intel IoT's Rachel Mushahwar speals at Manhattan Momentum in 2016.

Rethinking Retail: An Industry at the Disruptive Edge

Our Intel IoT team excitedly championed everything from collaboration to pushing the boundaries of retail experiences at Manhattan Momentum. As Intel IoT’s Rachel Mushahwar told a roomful of attendees, enabling amazing experiences is at the heart of everything we do. … Read more >

Arizona State University is undertaking a multi-year renovation of its football stadium with help from both Intel, and Volteo.

Building Success Stories: Intel Champions IoT at IBCon 2016

What an exciting time at this this year’s IBCon 2016! Together, we teamed up with Comfy, EnTouch, Lucid, Volteo and many others in the Intel IoT ecosystem, demonstrating solutions that directly address IoT convergence challenges like data interoperability and device … Read more >

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Intel IoT and SAP Accelerate Edge Analytics for Smart Retail

I’m truly energized when I look around me and see real collaboration in action. That sense of teamwork around IoT is why so many of us at Intel were excited by SAPPHIRE NOW. By working together, Intel and SAP are … Read more >

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Intel Champions Internet of Things Innovations at Computex 2016

I’m super excited by all the innovation our Intel IoT technologies demonstrated at Computex 2016—touching nearly every part of our lives—at work, at home, and at play. From grand aspirations like finding more productive ways to feed the global population … Read more >

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Costs, Savings, and ROI for Smart Building Implementation

I’m pleased to welcome guest blogger Steve Raschke to the IoT@Intel blog. Steve is the chief executive officer of CANDI and has over two decades of experience leading teams focused on networked data and building control systems. He has authored numerous … Read more >

Intel IoT Ecosystem Converges on 5G Technology to Revolutionize Transportation

It’s truly an exciting time to work on transportation solutions. Building on decades of innovation, the Intel Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem is converging technology with ingenuity to create a new class of smart and connected transportation solutions. From advanced … Read more >

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Intel IoT and Impinj Usher in a New Era for Inventory Visibility

As our connected retail ecosystem grows ever larger, I’m particularly excited that we are working more closely with Impinj. Together, we are developing a solution comprised of both Intel and Impinj components to create an offering that meets the needs … Read more >

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Intel IoT Solutions Transforming Smart Buildings from the Ground Up

The Internet of Things (IoT) is rapidly expanding across industries and among those, building automation technology has undergone an unprecedented transformation, inspiring new, robust solutions for building management. Intel IoT, with its ecosystem partners, is making an impact in this … Read more >

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Unified Commerce Solutions Lead to Seamless Shopping Experiences

At its root, connected retail is about one thing: Creating amazing and frictionless customer experiences. That’s where Intel technology-based unified commerce solutions come into the picture, connecting with customers every time, everywhere, and in every way they choose to engage. … Read more >

The Intel IoT booth at JDA FOCUS 2016.

Intel IoT Tech Drives Enhanced Store Intelligence Solutions at JDA Focus

Intel Internet of Things (IoT) technology drove robust smart and connected retail solutions and interactive brand experiences at JDA FOCUS in Nashville this month. JDA’s annual global conference brings together more than 2,000 retail and manufacturing professionals to network, share … Read more >

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Retailers Tap Into Data Analytics for Amazing Customer Experiences

Big data analytics is one of the decade’s biggest buzz phrases. One place it can really deliver value for retailers is in data-driven decision making. Today’s retailers have a wealth of technology at their disposal to gather, analyze, and use … Read more >

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Intel IoT Ecosystem Drives Transaction Innovation at Transact 2016

As the Internet of Things becomes a reality, Intel IoT is leading the industry in transforming and securing transactions. This was especially clear at Transact 2016 in Las Vegas, produced by the Electronic Transactions Association, the world’s largest payments industry … Read more >

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Puma 7 Home Gateway Leads the Way in Transformational Connectivity

As Internet services, television, and the Internet of Things transform the way we connect to and experience the world around us, a key trend in transformational connectivity is emerging: Connected home gateways. At INTX: The Internet and Television Expo in … Read more >

A miniture wind turbine spins as part of the Predix by GE demo at the Intel IoT booth during Hannover Messe 2016.

Intel IoT Champions Industrial Internet of Things at Hannover Messe

At Hannover Messe, the world’s largest industrial and manufacturing trade fair, the Intel IoT ecosystem showcased everything from augmented reality industrial wearables like the DAQRI smart helmet, to Industry 4.0 factory automation and industrial asset management solutions. The event in … Read more >

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Intel IoT Gateway Expands with Wind River Intelligent Platform Enhancements

I’m pleased to welcome guest blogger Greg Boitano to the IoT@Intel blog. Boitano is a strategy analyst for the Intel Internet of Things Group. In the post below, Boitano offers insight into how this new product removes barriers to development … Read more >

Intel IoT Gears Up for Hannover Messe with Intelligent Industrial Solutions

Internet of Things (IoT) is driving a new industrial IoT (IIOT) revolution. With the availability of low-cost sensors and high demand for optimizing complex manufacturing processes, more companies are adopting IoT technologies. In fact, a recent McKinsey & Company study … Read more >

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Life in the Fast Lane: Intel Automotive Security Workshop Participants Race Toward Connected Driving Safety

Buckle up: the Automotive Security Review Board (ASRB) is soaring down the fast lane toward collaborations that are already providing researchers with new opportunities to improve automotive security products and connected car technology. In an effort to increase automotive exploration … Read more >

Intel IoT Retail Mobility Solutions demo at NRF 2016.

Retailers Reach for Robust Solutions Built for a Mobile World

It’s an exciting time for the retail industry. New mobile technologies are putting an amazing amount of insight at retailers’ fingertips—empowering sales assistants with timely, tailored knowledge that leads to richer customer engagement and more seamless shopping. New mobile devices … Read more >

An intelligent vending solution by Swyft uses Intel IoT technology to power facial awareness.

Intel IoT Fuels Innovation at Digital Signage Expo 2016

From connecting at every touchpoint to creating lasting impressions, the Intel Internet of Things Group demonstrated engaging and secure digital signage experiences at this year’s Digital Signage Expo. Intel works with the industry to develop innovative and disruptive solutions from … Read more >

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Intel IoT, 5G, Take Center Stage at Mobile World Congress

From a flurry of keynotes and panels discussing the Internet of Things (IoT), to all things 5G, Intel’s Internet of Things Group (IoTG) demonstrated how connected devices are enabling more robust solutions at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. Here are … Read more >

Temperature sensors used in the Intel Commercial IoT Developer Workshop at Embedded World 2016

Intel Shows New IoT Tools, Technologies, Software at Embedded World

Intel’s Internet of Things Group (IoTG) demonstrated embedded technologies serving a wide array of industry verticals—from smart transportation and smart factories, to the healthcare sector and beyond at Embedded World 2016. Attendees of the annual Nuremberg, Germany event engaged with … Read more >

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Discovering the Shopper Genome: IoT Boosts Connected Retail Experiences

Sweeping changes across the connected retail landscape are upping the game for retailers throughout the industry. Are you ready? I sat down recently with World Wide Technology to discuss “The Customer Experience in a Retail Environment,” a conversation that gave … Read more >

Stefan Wolff

The Wireless Internet of Things: Finding the Right Tool for the Job

I’m pleased to welcome guest blogger Stefan Wolff to the IoT@Intel blog. Wolff is vice president of Intel’s Platform Engineering Group and general manager of the Multi-Comms Business in the Communications and Devices Group. In the post below, Wolff offers … Read more >

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Intel Drives IoT through New Tools, Technologies, and Software at Embedded World 2016

As those involved in this industry know, the Internet of Things (IoT) has enormous potential to drive both economic growth and social change. While we are starting to see shifts happen, IoT systems continue to be highly complex and take … Read more >

Capgemini's 3D interactive modeling solution using Intel RealSense technoloyg, featued at NRF16.

Intel IoT Champions Connected Retail Experiences at NRF Big Show

At the NRF Big Show in New York City last week, Intel IoT launched the Intel Retail Sensor Platform and demonstrated everything from 3D digital foot scanners to full-body custom fitting technology, offering retailers a wide range of smart solutions … Read more >

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Beckhoff’s Intel IoT Solution Boosts Data-driven Manufacturing

Data moves around a smart factory like blood flows through our veins. Both are needed to keep things running smoothly. The smart factory uses this data to improve the interworking between all aspects of the value chain — production, suppliers, … Read more >

Levi Strauss & Co. uses the Intel Retail Sensor Platform to track the location of jeans in their stores.

Intel Announces First IoT Platform Designed for Retail

For some of us, delivering connected retail experiences isn’t just our passion, it’s in our jeans. At the NRF Big Show today, Intel announced the launch of the Intel Retail Sensor Platform, a near real-time RFID inventory solution that is … Read more >

Rose Schooler

Why Asia is Vital to the Future of IoT

The Intel Internet of Things (IoT) is showing its transformative potential all around the world.  Recently I was in Japan, where we brought together industry partners from across Asia to share and showcase the latest in IoT technology and solutions. … Read more >

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Intel IoT Platform Paving the Road to the Car of the Future

Telematics offerings expand daily, both in number and capabilities. Driven by consumer demand for vehicles that extend the connected lifestyle, provide enhanced safety, and reduce environmental impact, the market for in-vehicle telematics is surging. The automotive industry is now the … Read more >