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From Sensor to New Business Model: The Path to IoT

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  The subject of IoT is eliciting very different responses in companies and among end-users, ranging from optimism to outright alarm. We’re still in the very early stages, and it will probably take years and decades to fully realize what potential this kind of “revolution” will bring. For the moment, we’re speculating more on the Read more...
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The Potential of API for IoT Security

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    Application programming interfaces; we’d be lost without them. Simply put, they specify how applications can talk to one another. Every time you check the weather or a train time on your smartphone, you’re making use of APIs that enable your smartphone app to pull information from the weather bureau’s applications or the train Read more...
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IoT Without Limits @ Mobile World Congress 2018

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According to Bain Consulting, by 2020, IoT vendors selling hardware, software and comprehensive solutions that will make up the Internet of Things, stand to gain annual revenues exceeding $450 billion. As enterprises adopt the internet of things across their businesses, they will look to service providers to provide the equipment and bandwidth to support these Read more...

VMware Releases Dispatch, an Open Source Serverless Framework

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VMware announced its serverless initiative at VMworld 2017, where a Functions-as-a-Service (FaaS) demo using Apache OpenWhisk, an existing open source FaaS technology, was presented. Since then, the serverless team has been working to define what a serverless framework by and for a VMware-based infrastructure would look like. The resulting work is Dispatch, a new VMware-originated Read more...
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Securing IoT: The Potential of Public Key Infrastructure

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It’s often been said that for IoT to be successful it must be secure and, because the sending of data from devices to IoT platforms is fundamental to IoT, it follows that the ability to authenticate devices and to secure communications with them will be essential. Across today’s internet, public key infrastructure (PKI) has long Read more...

VMware Pulse IoT Center is Now Generally Available

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Today, we are proud to announce the general availability of VMware Pulse IoT Center, the first solution in a new family of VMware Internet of Things (IoT) offerings. I want to thank our engineering, product management and product marketing teams for all of their efforts and diligence to deliver the solution to market. We put Read more...

Revolutionize Store Experiences with VMware and Harman

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What story does your retail store’s IT infrastructure tell? Enterprises are evolving their business models with the Internet of things (IoT) to deliver impactful shopping experiences and meet their consumers’ expectations. A store’s IT infrastructure is a driver and no longer a support function. Retail industry leaders/merchant innovators who are constantly pursuing new technologies to Read more...