IoT Alliance Between Open Interconnect Consortium and Industrial Internet Consortium

Posted on May 27th, 2015

Shutterstock, yurok A recent press release announcing the strategic alliance agreement between the Open Interconnect Consortium (OIC) and the Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) serves to underscore the idea that more open collaboration is necessary to develop the kind of interoperability necessary to ensure the success of the Internet of Things. Under the collaborative, information-sharing agreement […]

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Open Standards: Expanding and Enhancing Wearables in eHealth

Posted on May 20th, 2015

Shutterstock, Georgejmclittle’s In a recent mHealthNews article, Carole C. Carey, Chair of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society/Standards Committee addresses the critical role open standards have in empowering medical wearable devices. It doesn’t require extensive research to understand the benefits of wearables for E-Health innovation. From heart rate and diabetes monitoring, personal wearable devices […]

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Open Standards Will Help Drive Interoperability and Good User Experience for Health and Fitness Industry

Posted on May 13th, 2015

Shutterstock, wavebreakmedia As the development around the Internet of Things, smart devices, and wearable technology continues to explode, industries that serve end users are zeroing in on the importance of interoperability and user experience. Open Standards can play an important role in these industries, as we pointed out in a recent post featuring Kevin Meagher, […]

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10-year Review of WSIS Report References OpenStand Initiative

Posted on May 7th, 2015

Shutterstock, blackdogvfx OpenStand is pleased to share that it has received a recent mention in the newly-published report, Ten-year Review of Progress Made in the Implementation of the Outcomes of the World Summit on the Information Society, prepared by the secretariat of the UN Commission on Science and Technology for Development (CSTD). The report purposes to […]

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