Internet of Things archives

321 posts

IoT Security at Scale: Managing end-to-end security

By Canonical, 18 July 2018

Title: IoT Security at Scale: Managing end-to-end security for Commercial IoT Gateways Speakers: Kevin Tate, CRO, Rigado Date/Time: August 8, 12:00PM EST / 5:00PM BST Rigado, a Canonical partner, provides a secure, scalable gateway…

Graphical environments in the world of IoT

By Jamie Bennett, 10 July 2018

The IoT promises to bring about a revolution in the way we interact with devices around us. While many IoT devices will be hidden away, from sensors that measure manufacturing tolerances in a factory to hubs that control lighting around…

Infographic: Ubuntu connects everything

By Canonical, 10 July 2018

As highlighted in the Ubuntu is Everywhere infographic to coincide with the 16.04 LTS, Ubuntu is used by millions across every sector and technology imaginable. Two years on, and with 18.04 LTS now released, we take a new look at how…

Fing snaps up 30,000 customers with a secure, future-proof IoT device

By Sarah Dickinson, 28 June 2018

The number of IoT devices set to be in use worldwide is due to explode depending on the source over the next couple of years. According to Gartner, the figure is set to be as much as 20.4 bn devices by 2020 with consumer products…

Ubuntu 16.04 LTS certified for Intel NUC for IoT device development

By Canonical, 21 June 2018

Canonical and Intel® are pleased to announce that Ubuntu 16.04 LTS is now certified on selected Intel® NUC Mini PCs and boards. This partnership will aid device manufacturer’s and their developers to a smoother path to the development and…

Design and Web team summary – 18 June 2018

By Anthony Dillon, 18 June 2018

Welcome to the latest work and updates from the design and web team. The team manages all web projects across Canonical. From www.ubuntu.com to the Juju GUI we help to bring beauty and consistency to all the web projects. MAAS squad Code…

Design and web team summary – 4 June 2018

By Anthony Dillon, 4 June 2018

Welcome to the latest work and updates from the design and web team. We manage all web projects across Canonical – from www.ubuntu.com to the Juju GUI we help to bring beauty and consistency to all the web projects. Web A/B tests on blog…

The key IoT use cases that will drive 5G adoption

By Jamie Bennett, 1 June 2018

2020, the year that we expect 5G networks to begin turning on is not that far away with some already starting early so it is inevitable that the IoT will adapt to the new features that it brings. Our increasingly connected world, sometimes…

Decreasing the complexity of IoT adoption with Edge as a Service model

By Sarah Dickinson, 23 May 2018

  Last week, much of the IoT industry descended on Santa Clara, California, for the annual IoT World trade show. One of the exhibitors present were Rigado who Canonical partnered with earlier this year to deploy Ubuntu Core on their…

Creating the world’s first robotic tennis ball collector with Ubuntu

By Sarah Dickinson, 18 May 2018

From manufacturing plants to homes, robots have become a staple in the modern world for making life easier. This ability to boost convenience is what the startup company, Tennibot, is looking to bring to tennis courts around the world.…

Trust and security in the Snap Store

By Canonical, 15 May 2018

Last Friday (11 May 2018) we learned that a snap was mining cryptocurrency in the background while the application was running. The practical implication of that is the overuse of local resources on a user’s system, well beyond what a…

Introducing developer notifications for snap security updates

By Canonical, 2 May 2018

For some time, we’ve wanted a mechanism to alert snap publishers to security updates which affect their snaps. All the pieces have come together and we are now sending alerts via email. Stated more precisely, publishers who use ‘stage-…