September 6, 2016

Network World: IoT catches on in New England fishing town


Businesses in and around New Bedford, Massachusetts, discover the power of IoT-enabled sensors to improve farming, fishing and even winemaking.

INEX is like an IoT incubator. It partners with startup IoT tech companies, helps them develop the technology in the lab, then finds small and midsize enterprises to pilot the projects in the field. Farms and fishing businesses are the living labs.

To date, INEX and its partners have 25 living labs in the New Bedford area. The IoT technology monitors environmental conditions so they can improve operations, better manage resources, and grow better and more product.

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