07 March 2019
Launches end-to-end IoT service Spark has named New Zealand’s largest freight and logistics company, Mainfreight, as the first customer for Spark Asset Tracking. The move has been billed as its first end-to-end IoT service that bring together the company’s IoT networks, IoT devices, digital monitoring dashboards and a support service provided by Spark’s day time … Continue reading "Spark debuts IoT asset tracking with Mainfreight"
“Autonomous cars will generate the same amount of data as 3 billion people, and it will all be protected by CarBlock (blockchain) technology. Very interesting data statistics.”
23 August 2018
“Great to see two NZ companies and Callaghan Innovation collaborating to deliver IoT logistics solution for the global airline industry. Even better that the devices are being manufactured in NZ and sold globally. IoT is going to create significant economic benefits for NZ and this is a perfect example of what can be achieved”.
16 August 2018
16 August 2018
Vodafone’s Blackhawk Tracking solution is helping farmers to track and manage ATV driver behaviour. Using a combination of real time data and GPS tracking, Blackhawk is allowing farmers to locate drivers and monitor performance. For the driver, the automated emergency call should the vehicle tip over will ensure rapid response to any situation. Great use … Continue reading "ATV tracking solution keeping farmers safe and improving driver behaviour"
23 April 2018
IoT rubber finally hits the road…literally. Nifty little innovation here from Pirelli, IoT connected tyres which goes well beyond measuring tyre pressure. Wouldn’t it be cool if next time you charged up your car, it automatically sorted out any tyre issues like pressure or load balancing. Tyre safety saves lives and IoT is set to … Continue reading "Pirelli connects your tyres to the IoT network so you can hear them talk"
19 April 2018
Alaska DoT is replacing snow plough driver intuition and experience with IoT technology to better forecast ice and snow risk. This approach is allowing city officials to better deploy assets to manage ice risk and ultimately save lives. Another example where IoT is delivering real return on investment and making our cities safer. What other … Continue reading "Microsoft is enabling Alaska to reduce car deaths on icy roads"