Internet of Things

Cisco acquires network security startup Observable Networks
July 13, 2017 at 9:13 pm

Cisco has made another acquisition in the enterprise security space — underscoring the ongoing market demand for security services amid a growing threat of cyber breaches and malicious hacking among businesses that are moving to cloud-based infrastructures. Today, the IT giant announced it has acquired Observable Networks, a company based out of St. Louis that provides real-time network behavior…

From EV fleets to LED streetlights, San Diego is America’s premier smart city
June 26, 2017 at 8:11 am

You might think of San Diego as just a laid-back beach town. But it’s a town full of marvelous, counter-intuitive trends and odd dichotomies too. It’s the second-largest metropolitan area in California, yet its citizens and government think of it as a “city of villages.” It’s the town where surfing was born, yet the city…