Ember Corp. last week unveiled hardware and software products and development tools designed to create a low-powered, wireless network for device-to-device communications. Aimed initially at the industrial-control, defense, and building-automation industries, the products have been tested as replacements for wires in water-treatment plants, oil refineries, and power stations.
5 Top Federal Initiatives For 2015As InformationWeek Government readers were busy firming up their fiscal year 2015 budgets, we asked them to rate more than 30 IT initiatives in terms of importance and current leadership focus. No surprise, among more than 30 options, security is No. 1. After that, things get less predictable.