The latest publications from IoTUK.
There are a large number of telematics solution providers established in the UK, ranging from large-multi-national corporates to innovative local SMEs. The majority of these providers are focused on serving the most developed market verticals of fleet operators (including local authority fleet operators) and insurance providers. Read the IoUK report on Telematics in the UK for an understanding of the current market and an examination of barriers to entry for businesses.
Future Cities Catapult have created an investment case toolkit as a guide to help local authorities demonstrate the viability of investing in IoT. Developed in consultation with councils, there are versions available for smart parking and smart waste, however the principles and guidance within the toolkit are equally applicable to other areas of IoT.
The emergence and growth of IoT is leading to more demonstrators, such as the CityVerve programme in Manchester, to trial these technologies. Future Cities Catapult interviewed a range of people involved in previous demonstrators and this report draws from their experiences to advise local authorities who are planning demonstrators in their cities.