The potential of IoT devices in education

11 Dec 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Paying in a store, controlling the vacuum cleaner from the mobile or the refrigerator detecting a shortage of the apples we like and making the purchase autonomously, etc… these things have become normal in thousands of homes throughout the planet. The education sector, which is not immune to the possibilities provided by technology, has also included the Internet of Things (IoT) in its activities.

Beyond email, tablets, or the intranet, Internet of Things makes it possible for schools to implement an unprecedented number of systems and methods. The benefits...Read more

Road safety and IoT

05 Dec 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Mobility is one of the key factors to consider in order to make cities more efficient, a necessity taking into account the millions of citizens travel to work or study centers in their vehicles. Taking into account that in our country there are about 492 vehicles per 1000 inhabitants, an effective management becomes essential to guarantee security. That improvement in management has arrived with the Internet of Things, it will make daily transportation more efficient and secure.

IoT is already working...Read more

Smart Retail

04 Dec 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Intelligent construction and IoT, fated to work together

23 Nov 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Internet of Things (IoT) has come to revolutionize society. The disruptive nature of this technology optimizes all kinds of processes, and within the framework of digital innovation, construction is one of the sectors with the most potential to implement the solutions they offer.

IoT can be applied in the different stages of the construction process, be it a building or an engineering project. Already in the first phase of calculation, planning and...Read more

Smart Agriculture: from the plow to the drone

21 Nov 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The relentless growth of the world population that has been happening since the middle of last century (it is expected that in 2050 global population will reach 9.500 million), coupled with the need to limit the use of diminishing natural resources, has left the agricultural sector with no choice but to look for new advanced solutions that can offer an effective response to this new context. The use of new technological tools, combined with...Read more

M2M vs IoT

16 Nov 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The IoT to protect shipments

14 Nov 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Interview with Vicente Muñoz Boza, Chief IoT Officer of Telefónica

08 Nov 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

  • Is the Internet of Things established in our daily lives?

Internet of Things is a reality applied in more areas than we can imagine, both in our country and internationally. In fact, many customers with whom we collaborate are transforming their businesses thanks to the application of this new technology.

From Telefónica we want to offer our knowledge and experience in this process, since we are aware that the digital transformation entails a great challenge. We believe it is a trend that will continue to rise and, therefore, we are betting on it and...Read more

The factory of the future

07 Nov 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

The process of industrial transformation is a fundamental part of history. We all remember the history of the first industrial revolution with the arrival of steam, the second with electricity and the third with the start of automation. Now, and almost without realizing it, we are fully immersed in the Fourth Industrial Revolution, also called Industry 4.0 in Europe or Smart Manufacturing in the United States.

This revolution was born with the arrival of the Internet of Things to the industrial sector. The development and evolution of this technology applied to industrial processes...Read more

IoT growth forecast

31 Oct 2018 Published by TelefonicaIoT

Internet of Things is transforming the world of technology by leaps and bounds. Its evolution enables the development of smart cities, industries and homes, which generates more sustainable and efficient spaces.

The number of devices that work connected is immense. The range goes from sensors to manage traffic, energy or pollution, to machines that manufacture components in industry, drones that help in agriculture and fight against fires or wearables with which we control our daily activity.

Knowing their possibilities, it is not surprising that in recent years...Read more