2017

The Future of Connected Vehicles and the IoT

27 Dec 2017 Published by Edward Kulperger

Connected vehicles are increasingly becoming a reality, and in fact, you may have even had the chance to drive one. A study carried out by PwC entitled The Bright Future of Connected Cars suggests that worldwide sales of connected vehicles will almost quadruple between 2015 and 2020, generating more than 110 billion euros (149 billion dollars) in revenue in the passenger segment alone.Read more

Infographic: IoT Trends for 2018

21 Dec 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

IoT Trends for 2018, connectivity in the limelight

20 Dec 2017 Published by Vicente Muñoz Boza

In 2017, we have seen the rise of technologies associated with Big Data, the popularization of VR and the emergence of autonomous cars. But much still remains to be seen. The general outlook seems to be taking shape around certain applications and more specific technological solutions such as eSIM, the IoT based on Blockchain and Edge Solutions. These are the trends that will drive the direction of the development of connectivity in 2018.Read more

The IoT take-off in airports

07 Dec 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The presence of the IoT is felt everywhere; it's irremediable. Today the United Nations is celebrating International Civil Aviation Day, and in that field the presence of the IoT extends to airports, places that are traditionally full of uncomfortable experiences, downtime and inefficient operations. Connectivity can be the solution needed to end these problems and create a better and more profitable service.Read more

Evan Kirstel: “IoT has an impact in every area of our lives”

30 Nov 2017 Published by Evan Kirstel

Innovation and Internet of Things (IoT) are naturally linked. But which leads and which follows? Does innovation demand the interconnected world or does the Internet of Things leads the way in innovation? The digital transformation seems to be the main scenario of this evolution.Read more

The Justice League of the IoT

16 Nov 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

The Justice League is one of the most anticipated films of the moment, the continuation of Batman vs Superman: dawn of Justice, and will bring together the favourite heroes of DC to fight crime and defend the Earth from any possible threat. And what can these superheroes teach us in their incessant battle against evil? In the era of the Internet of Things, many of the powers and abilities of these metahumans could be achieved or even improved with the right devices. We bring you some examples of this.Read more

Telefónica, a Leader in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant for Managed M2M Services, Worldwide for the fourth consecutive year

15 Nov 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

For the fourth consecutive year, Telefónica, renowned worldwide as a company enabling the digital transformation.Read more

Industrial IoT will give us self-repairing machines

08 Nov 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

One of the most promising and direct applications of the IoT is probably the "construction" of an appropriate environment for Industry 4.0. Thanks to connectivity and monitoring, this could help make more efficient industry a reality, industry that is capable of anticipating problems and solving them before they even occur. How will the Internet of Things help us do this?Read more

Things Matter - Connecting things with people and with what really matters

02 Nov 2017 Published by Telefónica IoT Team

Vicente Muñoz, Chief IoT officer of Telefónica, has presented the first report on the Internet of Things (IoT) which truly gives a voice to users. It is the Things Matter study on the reality of the IoT in Spain. The team on the study, made up of Telefónica and the consultancy companies Accenture and Ipsos, administered 800 surveys and analysed...Read more