IoT and Logistics in 2018

The ability for more and more physical objects to connect to the internet and share data without human help is transforming the way the world works.     “Smart” is the new word, from intelligent [ “smart” ] cars to biomedical sensors, the implications are huge – and as we move from 15 billion connected devices today to a predicted 50 billion by 2020, the changes will not only come quickly but will also be huge. The impact on logistics and the movement of goods will be big as well…

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SAP Blockchain Initiative Expands to 27 Members

BARCELONA, Spain, Nov. 14, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) said today that 27 customers and partners, with a total market value of $819 billion,* have joined SAP’s blockchain co-innovation initiative. The initiative seeks to integrate the digital ledger system into Internet of Things (IoT), manufacturing and digital supply-chain solutions using the SAP® Cloud Platform Blockchain service. The announcement was made at SAP TechEd Barcelona, taking place Nov. 14-16.  Participating companies span the globe and represent the consumer products, telecom, retail, pharmaceuticals, logistics, agriculture, high-tech, aerospace and defense, industrial machinery, energy and utilities, and public services industries. This breadth…

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