Could Blockchain Prevent the Internet of Vulnerable Things?

The Internet of Things [https://www.thedigitalspeaker.com/how-big-will-internet-things/] is coming. Unfortunately, connected devices have a variety of vulnerabilities and almost any smart device is a vulnerable device. Security issues include technical problems (outdated software, insecure data transmissions, etc.) and people problems (simple and default passwords, public Wi-Fi, etc.). As

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Why Datafication is Key for the Organisation of Tomorrow

Imagine, it is Friday afternoon, and after a long week at work, you and your colleagues decide to go to the bar to unwind and refresh with a nice cool glass of beer. You go to your favourite pub and upon reaching the bar order a few pints. However, instead

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Are You Ready to Have a Robot as Your Boss?

Artificial intelligence (AI) and robots have slowly but steadily made their way into a variety of industries spanning fast food to the financial sectors. This expansion is projected to continue and is forecasted to replace a considerable amount of jobs. A Forrester report [https://www.cnbc.com/2016/09/12/

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3 Ways Blockchain Will Transform the Internet of Things

There is no denying the power of the Internet of Things (IoT). IoT devices are already in 60 percent of U.S. homes using a broadband connection [https://www.mediapost.com/publications/article/299522/60-of-us-broadband-homes-have-an-internet-conne.html] , and an estimated 200 million vehicles will be connected [https://www.theguardian.com/technology/

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30 Aug 2017

How Security Analytics Will Define the Success of the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things [https://www.thedigitalspeaker.com/category/internet-of-things/] is expected to grow to 8.4 billion devices in 2017 [http://www.gartner.com/newsroom/id/3598917], with predictions of more than 20 billion devices by 2020. While this market is growing rapidly, it faces a major barrier on

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13 Jun 2017

How Big Will the Internet of Things Be?

The Internet of Things is rapidly becoming a reality. Increasingly, everyday items are connected to the Internet ranging from smart thermostats to smart toothbrushes. In the coming years, the number of smart devices in our household could grow drastically as Gartner [http://www.gartner.com/newsroom/id/2839717] predicts that

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23 May 2017

How Sensor Data Can Save You a Lot of Money

The Internet of Things, Industrial Internet, Internet of Everything, no matter how you name it, the future connected world will change everything and create massive amounts of sensor data. According to Cisco [http://www.zdnet.com/cisco-ceo-internet-of-things-poised-to-be-19-trillion-market-7000026321/] , it is going to be a $ 19 trillion market within the coming decade.

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06 May 2017

How the Internet of Things Will Change Marketing

An industry that is expected to add $ 19 trillion [http://www.cisco.com/web/services/portfolio/consulting-services/documents/consulting-services-capturing-ioe-value-aag.pdf] to the Global GDP will definitely have an impact on all aspects of an organization. As such the Internet of Things will revolutionize marketing. Within a few years, thanks to

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07 Sep 2016

Kick-Starting the 4th Industrial Revolution, One Blockchain at a Time

The Blockchain is a revolutionizing technology that can propel us into the 4th Industrial Revolution, where data privacy, security and ownership are common again.

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02 Mar 2016

How The Internet of Things Is About to Explode

The Internet of Things [https://www.thedigitalspeaker.com/5-cyber-risks-affecting-internet-things-manage-risks/] is heading our way, and it is heading here fast! In the past years, we have seen that the Internet of Things (IoT) is really taking off and we can safely say that we are about to reach a tipping point.

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