IoT Insights

Stay up-to-date on this fast moving industry with news and views from Banyan Hills Technologies.

Read our proprietary articles, commentary and opinion pieces on the world of IoT, technology, blockchain, machine learning, analytics, smart buildings, enterprise growth and more.

How Small Businesses Can Benefit from IoT Technology

There’s a myth that big technology initiatives need to be championed by big enterprises. Don’t buy into that narrative.

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How RFID is Making the IoT More Agile and Aware

RFID – short for Radio Frequency Identification – is a technology that allows information that’s been encoded in small, often completely unpowered tags to be read by scanning devices using radio waves.

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How Does Blockchain Fit into the IoT?

You might know blockchain from its (much maligned) association with cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and various ICOs (Initial Coin Offerings). But blockchain is really much more than that.

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What is IoT Device Management?

Whether they’re moving past data warehouses to building data lakes, adding edge computing to their existing cloud computing architecture, or just asking your more detailed data to help create more targeted, customer-centric ad campaigns, the IoT is disruption-in-a-box.

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How IoT is Helping To Reinvent Production Systems

The Internet of Things is disrupting every aspect of retail, design, manufacturing, sales, and consumer space. So it’s no surprise that the rise of IoT is making itself felt within production systems in the manufacturing environment.

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Latest Version of Canopy Brings Changes To Device Details and Location Details Pages

We have released a new version of Canopy that includes updates to both the Device Details and the Location Details pages in order to make the KPI graphs easier to read and to improve the organization of the data.

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What is edge computing
How Edge Computing Will Enhance the IoT

Recently, you might have started to hear a new term: Edge computing. And because it’s a trending buzzword, you might think it represents a sea change in the way we approach some aspect of computing. But if anything, it’s a bit of a throwback, like the IT version of disco or flared jeans.

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What is LoRaWAN?
What is LoRaWAN?

There are some exciting developments afoot in the world of wireless networking. After all, with applications for the Internet of Things limited to a large degree by the ability of the “things” – sensors, controllers, actuators, and so on – to communicate effectively with the IoT platform, wireless is the watchword in 2019.

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Executive Overview of IoT Platforms
An Executive's Overview of IoT Platforms

An Internet of Things project is composed of lots of moving parts. Sometimes, in fact, the parts are literally moving.

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How IoT Analytics are Transforming Manufacturing

The Internet of Things is a perfect fit for the universe of manufacturing; no matter what products are being made or who the customer is, the IoT offers a wealth of data that can be leveraged for significant returns on investment.

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The Business Impact of Smart Buildings and IoT

These days, buildings can be engineered from the ground up to feature an environmentally conscious design with embedded, networked computer systems.

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Operator at emergency center
How The IoT Can Help Cities Affected By Natural Disasters

Most of the time, we think about the Internet of Things as a value-added technology with obvious (and sometimes not-so-obvious) business applications. But IoT’s potential is far-reaching, and not unlike firefighters and FEMA, it offers the ability to help cities prepare for and better respond to natural disasters.

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