CW ANZ - August 2017: Get to grips with IoT

CW ANZ - August 2017: Get to grips with IoT


Two in five Australian households now use at least one internet of things (IoT) device to control or monitor anything from security to energy use. While IoT may have benefited industries such as oil and gas, issues such as connectivity are holding back adoption in Australia. In this month’s CW ANZ, we look at the state of adoption of IoT in Australia and efforts that have been undertaken to address adoption barriers. Also, read more about OVH’s plans to expand its footprint in Asia-Pacific (APAC) with a new datacentre in Sydney and Singapore, along with a regional headquarters in Melbourne.

Also in this issue:

Australian government under fire for ICT spending hike and failed projects: The opposition Labor Party has called for a review of the government’s higher ICT spending and digital transformation programme.


OVH makes foray into APAC cloud market: With its regional headquarters in Melbourne and datacentres in Singapore and Sydney, the French cloud supplier plans to go after startups and enterprises.


Mobile data traffic to grow 11-fold by 2022: The expansion of 4G and IoT networks in Southeast Asia and Oceania, along with early deployments of 5G, will lead to a data deluge and drive cellular subscriptions to new levels

10 Aug 2017
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