INTERNET OF THINGS (IoT)
CITIES: 6 Ways The Internet Of Things Is Improving The Quality Of Urban Life. So how are cities currently leveraging IoT to improve urban life and boost the happiness of city dwellers? Here are six examples. Read more
READ: The Internet of Things Era: 6 Ways to Stay Safe. While the Internet of Things (IoT) is full of promise and can, in many ways, make our lives easier, it comes at a cost. The devices that we carry around in our pockets and place in our homes control access to our possessions, and our most intimate personal details. In the wrong hands, those gadgets have the power to put our physical safety at risk. You need to stay safe. Read more
SLIDESHOW: 10 Ways the Internet of Things Will Make Our Lives Better. The Internet of Things (IoT) links a wide range of devices — including wearables, smart appliances, and driverless cars — to each other and the cloud. This market could grow from $171 billion in 2017 to $561 billion by 2022, according to market research firm Reportlinker. Intel (NASDAQ:INTC) estimates that 200 billion devices could be connected across the IoT market by 2020. Those bullish forecasts sparked an IoT land grab in recent years, as many companies rushed to produce connected devices. Here are 10 ways those products can improve our lives. Read more
COMMENT: Data Behaving Badly. The private sector, especially consumer-facing organizations, are betting big on data-intensive technologies like artificial intelligence and the internet of things. The trend is accelerating worldwide, with private sector investments in AI projected to reach $12.5 billion in 2017 alone, and IoT investments expected to top $800 billion. Although slower to embrace AI and IoT, government is now pursuing them aggressively. Read more
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BLUE MOUNTAIN DATA SYSTEMS HAS THE EXPERIENCE: 1994 to Present – U.S. Dept. of Labor, Employee Benefits Security Administration. Responsible to the Office of Technology and Information Systems for information systems architecture, planning, applications development, networking, administration and IT security, supporting the enforcement of Title I of the Employee Retirement Income Security Act — ERISA. Within the EBSA, Blue Mountain is responsible for design, development and support for its various enforcement database management systems, as well as all case tracking and customer service inquiry systems. Blue Mountain also provides IT security services to the EBSA, in the form of FISMA Assessment and Authorization, System Security Plans, Risk and vulnerability assessments, monitoring and investigation support. Read more.