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Zipit Awarded Strategic IoT Product Award at AT&T Partner Exchange 2017

Last month, the Zipit team attended AT&T's Partner Exchange Summit 2017, a gathering of IT channel partners focused on networking opportunities and a chance to highlight the interesting ways partners are leveraging AT&T's solutions in IoT and beyond. At the event, Zipit was presented with a Strategic Product Award by AT&T's Internet of Things division and was cited as being the top performing IoT solution provider in the AT&T Partner Exchange channel. The award [...]

By | November 22nd, 2017|Categories: Internet of Things, Zipit|

OTA Updates Are Important for IoT Devices. Here’s Why.

First, what are Over-the-air updates? Gartner defines the phrase “Over-the-Air” (also known as OTA) as the ability to download applications, services and configurations over a mobile or cellular network. Basically, Over-the-air updates are specifically defined packages of software that are remotely and wirelessly delivered to devices. Are OTA updates important for IoT devices? In short, yes. OTA updates for IoT devices provide OEMs, device technology companies and IoT solution operators with the [...]

By | September 13th, 2017|Categories: Internet of Things|

Why Do 3 Out of 4 IoT Projects Fail? Let’s Fix That.

At the 2017 IoT World Forum, Cisco unveiled research that said more than 60% of IoT projects fail in the Infancy/Proof of Concept (POC) stages, and only 26% actually get completed (and we shouldn't assume all of those 26% lead to tangible, improved outcomes - the true reason for IoT.) With Gartner's estimate of 8.4 billion "things" up and running by the end of 2017, that means there are a [...]

By | July 20th, 2017|Categories: Internet of Things|