Richardson-Based Digital Transformation Firm Aims to Hire Thousands Globally

by | Apr 11, 2022
InfoVision says it plans to hire 2,000 additional employees in India by next year, in addition to opening a 300-person development center in Guadalajara, Mexico. "We believe that our investments in digital will help clients accelerate innovation and reimagine their businesses," Co-Founder and President Sean Yalamanchi said, citing the need to be "future proof at the convergence of technologies."
Dallas’ Avanci Lands Patent License Agreement With Jaguar Land Rover
by | Nov 3, 2021
Avanci's one-stop marketplace for wireless essential patents makes securing technology rights faster and easier. Its latest deal: Jaguar Land Rover—the UK's largest automotive manufacturer—which signed a patent license agreement with Avanci to receive licenses to 2G, 3G, and 4G essential patents.
New Texas Instruments Converter Can Double Battery Power Output, Extend Battery Life Up to 20 Percent
by | Nov 3, 2021
Battery-powered smart meters, smoke detectors, video doorbells, and many medical and industrial devices all need one thing: the capacity to support peak loads and backup power for continuous operation. TI's new DC/DC converter makes that happen while delivering impressive increases in power output and battery life.
Dallas-Based IoT Startup Haxiot Acquired by Digi International
by | Mar 31, 2021
Haxiot, which offers low power wide area (LPWA) wireless technology solutions to commercial and industrial customers, has exited to global leader Digi International, a provider of IoT connectivity products, services, and solutions.

Now Open: The Bosai-Tech Open Innovation Challenge Is Looking For Startups in Emerging Tech

by | Nov 24, 2020
Applications are open until Dec. 16 for the contest, which involves four leading Japanese firms on the search for foreign enterprises in IT, IoT, AI, fintech, sensors, satellites, healthcare, drones, and robotics.
Zielke winner of Tech Titans' 5G Grand Challenge Virtual Teacher artificial intelligence
Tech Titans’ 5G Challenge Winner: ‘We See a Future Society of Synthetic and Real Humans Working Together’
by | Oct 14, 2020
UT Dallas' Marjorie Zielke, winner of the 5G award, says her AI/VR platform could "eventually create stand-alone, life-like holograms of virtual teachers." Judge Mark Cuban commented on the tech's potential to provide access to virtual teachers for students attending disadvantaged schools.
Out of Stealth, Dallas ‘Smart Computing’ Platform Joins Highly Selective 5G Open Innovation Lab—and Wins a Global Competition
by | Sep 23, 2020
Taubyte wants to make edge computing easier: "There are still too many Ops, and that doesn't scale in a 5G world," founder Samy Fodil says. That’s why the bootstrapped startup has developed a "NoOps" computing platform to help businesses adopt IoT and infrastructure software.

In joining the 5G Open Innovation Lab founded by T-Mobile, Intel, and NASA, the startup hopes to become the de facto computing platform for IoT.
AT&T and Microsoft Have a New IoT “Guardian Device” to Connect to the Cloud—and Bypass Public Internet
by | Sep 23, 2020
It's the most recent example of how Dallas-based AT&T and Microsoft are working together through a multibillion-dollar strategic alliance launched last year. The streamlined solution lets enterprises securely connect machines and equipment to the cloud almost anywhere.

Mobile IoT: Dallas Supply Chain Innovator Doubles Down on Asset Tracking Tech with New Partnership

by | May 28, 2020
Global supply chains have been impacted by the ripple effects of COVID-19, Polte's CEO says. Now, thanks to a new partnership with IoT startup CoreKinect, customers will be able to track not just trucks, but the millions of assets and packages in them. In real time.
Hilti fasteners
High-Tech Nuts and Bolts: Hilti Brings IoT-Enabled ‘Smart’ Fasteners to Construction Industry
by | Feb 5, 2020
Each connected fastener has a unique identifying code to ease the digital documentation of anchors, screws, and bolts installed on a job site.
Dallas-based IoT IT firm SpotSee acquired by Harbour Group
Harbour Group Acquires Dallas-based IoT Monitoring Systems Maker SpotSee
by | Nov 26, 2019
SpotSee makes environmental condition monitors for in-transit, in-plant, and in-storage applications for a variety of industries.
CyberTech: Razberi Technologies Raises $5.8M to Fuel Growth and Roll Out New Products
by | Oct 9, 2019
The Dallas cybersecurity and IoT company intends to use the Series B funding to build out its market coverage and continue to deliver its current products, among other plans.

AT&T and Microsoft Form Multibillion-Dollar Alliance to Collaborate on Cloud, AI, 5G, and More

by | Jul 17, 2019
AT&T also this week announced a cloud-related deal with IBM worth billions. The two agreements have different focuses, but are both vital in AT&T's ongoing effort to work with fewer, more strategic suppliers.
Mouser distribution center
Mouser Undertakes Major Expansion to Meet the Needs of its Global Growth
by | Jun 28, 2019
Mouser Electronics, a Berkshire Hathaway company, reached $1.9 billion in sales last year. Construction on the campus in Mansfield will include an additional 125,000 square feet of distribution center space and a new 50,000-square-foot office building.
The Seeker: Meet the ‘World’s First Robotic Quarterback’
by | Jun 18, 2019
A new Dallas-based startup, Monarc, has created a patented football robot that uses wearable technology and IoT to throw perfect passes, every time. Here's how it works.
StackPath Launches Containers, Virtual Machines on the Edge
by | Feb 5, 2019
The new edge platform allows users to upload images of workloads, choose the size of the container or VM, and select which StackPath edge nodes where the workload is deployed.