Via: EP&T Published Date: August 2016 TORONTO, ON – Designing wearable devices that can withstand industrial IoT (IIoT) applications is an ongoing challenge for IoT solutions providers. Few wearable technologies and sensors are suitable for industrial working environments where hazardous conditions, such as extreme temperatures and pressure, make current wearables useless. It’s a challenge that Vandrico (a RevUP company) wants … Continued

Historic Yale embraces augmented reality to take storytelling into a self-guided experiential tour for visitors. News Release For Immediate Release YALE, BC – Historic Yale has partnered with award-winning augmented reality company, QuestUpon (a Wavefront Venture Acceleration Program company), to create an immersive walking tour for visitors that combines geocaching, trivia, time travel, scavenger hunts and augmented reality throughout … Continued

By: James Atkinson Via: Wireless Published Date: August 11, 2016 Company adds California-based fleet management and asset tracking firm to add to its growing Enterprise Solutions portfolio Sierra Wireless (a Wavefront Supporting Partner) has completed the acquisition of all of the outstanding shares of GenX Mobile Inc. – a major player in the cellular fleet management, … Continued

News Release For Immediate Release Vickers set to drive innovation in all industries across the province BRITISH COLUMBIA—The Board of Directors of the BC Innovation Council (BCIC), a Crown Agency of the Province of British Columbia, today announced that Shirley Vickers has been appointed BCIC’s new President and Chief Executive Officer. Continued

Wavefront partners with Brookfield Institute for Innovation + Entrepreneurship to release a new report on the impact and contribution of Canada’s tech sector on the economy and workforce. News Release For Immediate Release Toronto, ON – July 25, 2016 – Canada’s tech sector is a major driver of innovation and a dependable source of economic growth for … Continued

Photo by: Darryl Dyck | The Canadian Press By: Tamsyn Burgmann Via: Brandon Sun Published Date: July 18, 2016 VANCOUVER, BC – Technology entrepreneur Tammy Meyers does a mental count every time she attends a business conference promoting the augmented reality company she co-founded. Almost always, she’s one of the only women in the room. Meyers is … Continued

Deloitte joins Vandrico in providing the world’s leading database of wearable technology. Wearables hardware market is expanding quickly and enterprise innovation is fostering new use-cases for safety and productivity. News Release For Immediate Release Vancouver, BC – VANDRICO SOLUTIONS INC. (a Wavefront RevUp company) is pleased to announce a partnership with Deloitte to team up in the wearable technology … Continued

New mobile technology that will allow B.C. residents to use their driver’s licences to access public services. By: Robert Shaw Via: Vancouver Sun Published Date: July 11, 2016 VICTORIA, BC — The B.C. government is developing an app that will allow people to tap their new high-tech driver’s licences against their smartphones to authenticate their identity and securely log into government … Continued