Dear reader, 

a lot of interesting articles were posted in SNMPcenter during the course of previous week.

Perhaps the most important one was about Digital Transformation, a term used heavily by telco vendors around the world. Additional interesting content was posted as well, related with the cloud and IoT.

So here it is in case you missed it:

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World Economic Forum Telecom Industry study

World Economic Forum Telecom Industry study forecasts massive gains from digital transformation

The World Economic Forum Telecom Industry study findings are recorded in a white paper that records the predictions for the future of the Telecom Industry and the impact of digital transformation. The study was performed with Accenture, was released in January 2017 and contains interesting forecasts describing the importance of the telecom industry in world's digital transformation and vice versa. According …

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Ericsson's Cloud IoT Device Connection Platform (DCP)

Ericsson's Cloud IoT Device Connection Platform (DCP)

Ericsson, the world-wide leader in the rapidly changing environment of communications technology, is focusing on Internet of Things (IoT) and working to provide products and services that cover this exciting new world of connected things. Ericsson's Cloud IoT Device Connection Platform (DCP) is it's core IoT product that is complemented with simplified connectivity capabilities from Ericsson's partners, interconnecting different operators. Ericsson …

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IoT Security

IoT security is important - Unsecured IoT devices are used in DDoS Botnets

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks on the DNS infrastructure are neither new nor rare. What is new, however, is the scale of the attacks, and the use of a network of compromised IoT devices as the source of the attack. IoT security is thus becoming a very important issue that needs to be addressed by the industry and IoT …

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Cisco Microsoft joint solution

Cisco Microsoft joint solution accelerates Hybrid Cloud Adoption with Integrated System for Microsoft Azure Stack

Cisco announced last week it is expanding its Cisco Unified Computing System™ (Cisco UCS®) Solutions portfolio by offering Microsoft Azure Stack on Cisco® UCS. Cisco Microsoft joint solution enables organizations to deliver Microsoft Azure services from their on-premises data center. Thus, they can modernize their applications in a highly flexible and scalable hybrid cloud environment. As cloud has become a main stream …

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Agriculture IoT and Robots

Agriculture IoT - Robots meet indoor farming

The goal: to produce 30,000 heads of lettuce a day initially using LED lighting and hydroponic technologyIn a 47,300-square-foot facility near Kyoto, SPREAD, an agriculture IoT technology company, is creating a massive, automated, indoor "vertical farm"—and the special ingredient is the use of robots. The goal: to produce 30,000 heads of lettuce a day initially using LED lighting and hydroponic …

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