Will IoT Make My Job Obsolete?

The idea of IoT solutions to solve your companies' problems are great! IoT promises to deliver higher productivity, cost efficiency and better customer service - and if you ask any company, they will say that these are their top priorities especially in the world where competition is the only game. As mentioned in my… » 2/23/15 7:15pm 2/23/15 7:15pm

4 Reasons Telcos Not Interested in IOT Business

In a recent posting on "IoT is Here: Where do Service Providers Stand in the Age of IoT?", Ajmal Khan Adam Sharif from Huawei Technologies pointed out a good comment when he was referring to comment by the CEO of one the biggest telco in Malaysia: » 2/04/15 7:33pm 2/04/15 7:33pm

The Top 3 IoT Applications That "Should" Be in Malaysia​

There are four main benefits of IoT: (1) Improve performance or productivity (2) Reduce costs (3) Create new and innovative products differentiation (4) Create new source of revenue growth. And if there is ONE thing that we should focus NOW in Malaysia would be "reduce costs". Once we are able to reduce costs or… » 1/27/15 7:32pm 1/27/15 7:32pm

The 10 DO's of Embracing IOT

We are one of those countries that never lacked of Blueprints, Strategic Papers, Frameworks, Concept Papers. Many countries around the world love to visit Malaysia and listened to our ideas and initiatives. And many of them have successfully duplicated, replicated or copied our initiatives back home. Thanks to… » 1/25/15 7:16pm 1/25/15 7:16pm

5 Reasons Why Things Require Their Own Facebook.

If the current social media is where we can share our own thoughts, emotions, plans, activities etc, then why not the "Things" which we connect to the Internet? They have sensors too just like us. Now, imagine if the IOT devices have a way to send their status and socialise with their own "thoughts", "emotions",… » 1/12/15 1:31am 1/12/15 1:31am

IoT Target Market - Reduce Operational Costs vs Increase Revenue

Recently I posted a discussion topic in one of the IoT LinkedIn group . Traditionally, IoT is seen as a monitoring technology such as tracking assets via GPS or reading meters remotely. Those are the days of using technology to optimise the operations and thus reducing costs is seen to be the main focus. However, when… » 10/22/14 8:58pm 10/22/14 8:58pm

Internet of Things (IOT) Target Market - Consumer (B2C) or Enterprise…

2014 is the "Year of Internet of Things" - Hype or Truth? Before 2014, many players have already embarked in building the IOT devices, developing middleware and some solutions. But why 2014 is named as the "Year of IOT"? I think one of the main reasons is because many big players have been in a "background mode"… » 7/10/14 2:55am 7/10/14 2:55am