What edge computing will do for banks

Edge computing, where computing power shifts away from centralised networks and processing data happens closer to source, is set to propel banking services and operations into the future

Five ways 5G will kickstart Industry 4.0

Fifth generation mobile networking is set to transform several industries, none more so than manufacturing. According to a study by Ericsson, the 5G business potential for the sector in 2026 is some $113 billion. But how exactly will the new network ignite the fourth industrial revolution?

5G vs 4G: what is the difference?

Ericsson suburban 5G mast by blue sky

Fifth-generation networking is on its way. Promising superfast speeds and an end to congestion, the technology is expected to revolutionise mobile networking and create new economic opportunity: but how exactly will it do this and what makes it different to 4G?

What ‘G0d’ taught us about Germany’s cybersecurity

An advent calendar of cyberattacks revealing the confidential data of thousands of German public figures revealed just how far behind the country is when it comes to its cyberdefences

What are the IoT challenges holding back adoption?

Despite the benefits of adopting the internet of things, implementation can be slow and challenging

Edge computing: what it is and why you need it

Edge computing looks set to transform organisations across the public and private sectors

5 IoT security startups to watch in the New Year

Exciting new tech companies are innovating to make the internet of things more secure. Here are five to watch

How 5G and IoT are revolutionising logistics

While mobile phone users and service providers debate the relative cost and uses of 5G, the sector most likely to benefit from the high-performance network is the logistics industry