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WSIS: What’s It All About

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By Karen McCabe, Senior Director, Technology Policy and International Affairs, IEEE-SA IEEE is pleased to be participating in the WSIS Forum 2015 as part of our global efforts to connect engineers, scientists and industry leaders in an array of technology and industry domains, with policy experts to help improve the understanding of technology and its […]

The Need for Trust Framework in Healthcare Technologies

By Bill Ash, Strategic Technology Program Director, IEEE Standards Association After attending the Mobile World Congress last month and anticipating the HIMSS this month, I am fascinated by the latest technology that is being discussed. Most exciting to me is the potential of IoT to help with remote patient monitoring to better track the needs/trends […]

Getting Serious About Cybersecurity

Innovation in connectivity is so rapidly paced and multi-dimensional across integrated technology spaces today that there is a tendency to be overwhelmed with the concomitant risk of hacking.

INTELECT – A New Forum to Drive Innovation in Smart Cities

Everywhere in India, you feel the atmosphere charged with bullishness. Much of the optimism stems from Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s focus on an empowered India. This is not just hyperbole. A great example is the recent 100 Smart Cities initiative in India, whereby infrastructure, information and communication technologies (ICT), and standardization and interoperability are some […]

Internet of Things: The Dawn of a New Technology Era

Recognizing the value of IoT to industry and the benefits this technology innovation brings to benefit humanity, IEEE provides resources such as standards projects, events and newsletters that are directly related to creating the environment needed for a vibrant IoT network. In addition, the International Telecommunication Union (ITU) Young Innovators Competition is partnering with the […]

When Will Augmented Reality Reach the Tipping Point?

By Konstantinos Karachalios, Managing Director, IEEE Standards Association Proprietary products deliver competitive differentiation in early stages of technology development. But there comes a point when open, standards-based solutions are necessary to establish the technological foundation on which more innovators can participate at lower cost, toward the goal of growing a richer and more robust market. […]

Revised IEEE 1800™ Standard Specifying SystemVerilog Approved

The IEEE Standards Association (IEEE-SA) Standards Board has approved IEEE 1800™-2012 “SystemVerilog—Unified Hardware Design, Specification and Verification Language.” The revised standard is intended to enhance and improve the efficiency of electronic-system design and verification. IEEE 1800-2012 is now available at no charge via the IEEE GET Program, which grants the public free access to view […]