NIST IoT Awards $11 Million to MEP Centers in 10 States

The U.S. Commerce Department’s National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) Manufacturing Extension Partnership (MEP) has made 12 cooperative agreement awards totaling approximately $11.0 million as part of its 2017-NIST-MEP-CAP-01 Notice of Funding Opportunities (NOFOs). This funding opportunity is available for MEP Centers to add capabilities to the MEP Program including the development of projects

IBM IoT device management services provide large companies a managed solution for IoT

Cut through common IoT device management barriers. IT teams drawn to the potential of IoT solutions find a fragmented IoT environment with few shared standards for operating systems, protocols or platforms. This creates a challenge of navigating many vendors for devices, gateways, networks and more. It also can drive up costs. IBM IoT device management