How IoT Can Improve Industrial Efficiency

By enabling us to reduce resource consumption, predict maintenance needs and improve overall efficiency, IoT can make a significant impact on the industrial sector. In the current context of Industry 4.0, improving efficiency is key to compete in the market. Thanks to the Internet of Things (IoT), companies can collect more and more data. What we do with this … Continued

8 the reasons why you need to embrace IIoT

IIoT refers to an industrial connectivity system connecting all elements of the sector (machines, people, buildings, etc.) to create a totally new paradigm. Now is a better time than ever to leverage IIoT solutions. It’s a good time for the Internet of Things (IoT). When the bells are ringing in the consumer sector, the numerous applications … Continued

Barbara Partners Day Debriefing

Last week, we hosted our first event specifically focused on our Partners, that we decided to call Barbara Partners Day. When we started designing the concept of what would soon become Barbara OS and Barbara Panel, we had something very clear: we would need partners to succeed. Barbara Software platform (formed by Barbara OS and … Continued

Data ownership when using the Cloud in IoT, under debate

It’s the time for GDPR, explicit consent to the processing of data. And a great number of security breaches are made public day after day. That’s why we need to rethink who gets the ownership of the data generated with the IoT and stored in the cloud. Why do companies collect data and how do … Continued

What Can IoT Contribute To Photovoltaic Generation?

According to the Photovoltaic Yearbook, in 2017 there was more than 400 GW of photovoltaic power installed in the world. As this number increases, its production is more and more dispersed around the world. That’s why technologies such as the Internet of Things can be a great support for power generators. The growth in PV … Continued

Logistics 4.0: The New Transportation Era

E-commerce was launched in the 90s. By this time, logistics processes were only meant to take the goods from one site to another. Today, the landscape has changed: we are in the era of Logistics 4.0. in which customer experience, efficiency, and sustainability prevail. Logistics 4.0 is a consequence of the digitization processes and the … Continued

So We Lived The IoT Solutions World Congress 2018

It is not the first time we say it: according to Gartner, in 2020 there will be more than 20 billion connected devices. And the fourth edition of the IoT Solutions World Congress (“IoT SWC18” hereinafter) in Barcelona was held on October 16th to 18th with this in mind. IoT SWC18, which has already become … Continued

Understanding The Architecture of Barbara OS

Barbara OS (Operating System) is the core of Barbara IoT technology. It is an Operating System for IoT devices, built in with security from the ground up, and specially designed for Industrial IoT deployments. Compatible with modern hardware architectures (ARM, x86), it is remotely manageable from the Barbara Panel dashboard, and it is the perfect … Continued

We Are Back From The Industry of Things World event

Past 23-25th September, part of the Barbara IoT team went to Berlin to participate in the Industry of Things World event, where we had our booth and presented our new Partnership Program. When we first heard about the Industry of Things World 2018 event, we realized that it could present a big opportunity for us … Continued

The Connected Industry

by Carlos Marcos, guest contributor The image of a smart Factory, where each and every element in all of its production process is connected through IoT, is common across different industries. Making it real needs to be part of the strategy of those who want to operate in a global and more competitive market. Concepts such as … Continued