Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is the latest wave of technological change will transform companies and countries opening up a new era of economic growth and competitiveness. We see a future where the intersection of people, data and intelligent machines will have far-reaching impacts on the productivity, efficiency and operations of industries around the world. It will bring unprecedented opportunities to business and society. It will combine the global reach of the Internet with a new ability to directly control the physical world, including the machines, factories and infrastructure that define the modern landscape.   However, like the Internet was in the late 1990s, the Industrial Internet of Things is currently in its early stages. Many important questions remain, including how it will impact existing industries, value chains, business models and workforces, and what actions business and government leaders need to take now to ensure long-term success. According to WEF USA Industrial Internet Report Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) will change the basis of competition, redraw industry boundaries and create a new wave of disruptive companies, just as the current Internet has given rise to Amazon, Google and Netflix. However, the vast majority of organizations are still struggling to understand the implications of the Industrial Internet on their businesses and industries. For these organizations, the risks of moving too slowly are real. Opportunities and benefits The industry disruption will come from new value creation made possible by massive volumes of data from connected products, and the increased ability to make automated decisions and take actions in real time. The key business opportunities will be found in four major...

Key Factors for Developing Successful Enterprise Mobility Applications

The first step to develop Enterprise mobility application is to plan an effective strategy. Next step involves planning and building enterprise mobility apps. We all know that more and more businesses are trying to harness the countless possibilities that result in huge profits. Research firm Gartner estimates that 82% of mobile phones across the world will be smartphones in 2016, up by 12% from 2015 while mobile phone shipments are set to increase by to 1.96 billion this year. The global shipments will be up by 2.6% in 2016, and will cross 2 billion by 2018 , creating huge opportunities for consumer-oriented businesses. Also, consumer-facing mobile app development will continue to outpace development of Web apps and application development in general through 2016. Following are some key factors that enterprises should consider in order to build highly resilient mobile enterprise applications and ensure their enterprise-wide acceptance and roll-out. 1. Clarity of business goals and objectives Before even determining the target platforms for which you will develop the mobile app, or beginning the development itself, have a clear vision of the goals you want to achieve. To be specific, have a concrete business case in your hands that justifies your investment in the mobile enterprise application development initiative. The goals could be to : Enhance your customer’s perception of brand experience Increase the business momentum of your workforce and partners Attract new customers and generate revenue opportunities Enhance your current customers’ experience Showcase your organization as a progressive-entity or a thought leader in your niche 2. Build apps keeping end users in mind Another important factor to consider before initiating...

iOS Application Testing using TestFlight

The blog is for beginners in iOS application development. If you have started building iOS application and wondering how to test it then TestFlight is the best option. TestFlight requires your account on apple store. Supported Platform : TestFlight supports iOS 8 or greater than that. Types of Testing on TestFlight : Internal testing Beta testing Internal Testing : Internal testing does not require to review and approve your app from apple store.  It allows 25 internal testers.For both internal and beta testing you just require emailId of the testers on which they are going to install there app. Beta Testing :  Beta testing require to review and approve your app from apple store. It might take approximately 5-6 days to review and approve from apple store. Once it is approved it will b available for beta testers. It allows 1000 beta testers. Every time you release your app on test flight for beta testing it requires to review and approve from apple store. But after first approval , next time it takes approximate 5-6 hours to approve. Steps to Follow : TestFlight needs Distribution Provisioning Profile to build an app file of your application. You can create this from your apple account and select this from Build settings. Below is the image just for your reference :   Download and install Application Loader to upload your app on iTunnes. Give the proper version while creating app file of your application. After uploading the app file on iTunnes using application loader. Then from apple developer console dashboard you can select the TestFlight Tab add submit the latest build for approval. Also you can add the...