RMIT researchers are installing sensors throughout Rye on Victoria’s Mornington Peninsular to monitor traffic, parking, crowd numbers and even toilet usage to better manage holiday crowds. The collaboration between RMIT, Mornington Peninsula Shire and other partners is to use the sensor technology to explore how future cities might operate. RMIT University’s Associate Professor Flora Salim, … Continue reading RMIT research using sensor technology to trial ‘smart city’ management
An international team of researchers led by The Australian National University (ANU) is contributing to the development of a safe data superhighway for a future quantum internet and its artificial intelligence and communication potential. The researchers are exploring the potentials of storing data in light particles, which can store vast amounts of information. “The light … Continue reading ANU research exploring data storage potential of light particles
According to a new report from Thales Security, organisations are putting more money toward data security solutions, only to experience more security breaches than ever.
Google has acquired Australian data science company Kaggle in an effort to improve its artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning capabilities.
Acromag has announced the OpenVPX Carrier, a mezzanine carrier card that provides a simple and cost-effective solution for interfacing a PMC or XMC module to a VPX computer system.
Hitachi Data Systems has announced that Western Australian energy provider, Synergy, has selected the company to provide a cost-effective and scalable enterprise infrastructure to meet high levels of data protection, disaster recovery and business continuity.
Many companies are increasing investments in data centres located both domestically and abroad, to ensure they are ready for the next generation of cloud services. They need the right infrastructure in place to ensure a rapid and seamless transmission of data, voice and video to an increasing number of users.
ANU research on the use of magnets to steer light could lead to new communications systems that are smaller, cheaper and more agile than fibre optics.
A new system called Data Civilizer automatically finds connections among many different data tables and allows users to perform database-style queries across all of them. The results of the queries can then be saved as new, orderly data sets that may draw information from dozens or even thousands of different tables.
A team of international scientists have found a way to make memory chips perform computing tasks, which is traditionally done by computer processors like those made by Intel and Qualcomm.
A new technique shrinks data sets while preserving their fundamental mathematical relationships.
Autodesk’s IoT cloud platform Fusion Connect will embed Nutonian’s artificial intelligence (AI) modelling engine, Eureqa, to interpret IoT data and maximise business outcomes.
NBN’s second satellite has been successfully launched into space. It is expected to play a role in providing broadband to 400,000 homes and businesses in regional Australia.
Yokogawa has announced the release of version R3.31 of its Plant Resource Manager software tool for the centralised management of large amounts of data from plant monitoring and control devices as well as manufacturing equipment.
Data Republic has announced the launch of the Open Data Marketplace, a world-first governed marketplace for organisations to list, exchange and collaborate on data exchange projects in a secure environment.
IBM Research has established a new research centre in South Africa (its second research centre on the African continent), and has announced several new project collaborations in the area of data-driven healthcare.
Schneider Electric has launched Facility Insights, a new cloud-based solution and managed services offer that allows facility managers and building owners to analyse and manage their facility’s data, with the help of its certified EcoXperts.
Bestech Australia has introduced the ALMEMO 500 by Ahlborn with simultaneous multi-user access via Wi-Fi and tablet control.
According to a report from Strategy Analytics, commercial use of the IoT is on the rise, however there are concerns about the fact that many businesses do not seem to understand how to use the connected system to their benefit.
Location cloud company, Here, has announced a step forward in the efforts to drive a global standard for vehicle-to-cloud data, a development which brings the promise of automated vehicles closer to reality.