How to effectively use the meeting rooms with the help of the Internet of things?

In July we opened our own technological and exhibition hub in Moscow - the Digital Leadership Center. This is a new platform for events, demonstrations of new innovative scenarios developed in cooperation with SAP customers and partners.
 
 
How to effectively use the meeting rooms with the help of the Internet of things?  
 
When building our own Center, we decided that it is necessary not only to show new technologies as demos, but also to introduce them into the work of the Center itself.
 
For example, all the halls and auditoriums in the Center can be transformed - divided into several parts - and reunite in a single space. Also, the site is equipped with a "smart office" - solutions ...
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Actions on Google: write a simple application for Google Assistant for Dialogflow and Cloud Functions for Firebase

At the end of last month took place official release Google Assistant in Russian, so it's time to figure out how to make your applications ( exercises ) For the Assistant on the standard technological stack of Google. In this article we will consider creating an action in Actions on Google , we will analyze the process of extracting entities and intents from phrases in Dialogflow , learn how to write the handlers of extracted information and work with the network in Cloud Functions for Firebase .
 
 
Actions on Google: write a simple application for Google Assistant for Dialogflow and Cloud Functions for Firebase ...
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From a light bulb to a vacuum cleaner and a drone - how we taught Alice to control hundreds of

From a light bulb to a vacuum cleaner and a drone - how we taught Alice to control hundreds ofdevices.   What do you think is common between Philips Hue bulb, iRobot Roomba 671 vacuum cleaner, Nest thermostat, General Electric microwave, Kenmore air conditioner, TP Link HS100 outlet, Sonoff devices, Smarter coffee maker and Aire drones?  As you may have guessed, they are united by the fact that they can be controlled by voice from Alice (and from Yandex.Station), as well as hundreds of other smart devices. Moreover, any housewife can cope with this.   M1 Messenger .  A little background.  First we added Alexa Echo support to the messenger. Those. it became possible, without buying an Echo ...
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How we learned to connect Chinese cameras for 1000p to the cloud. Without registrars and SMS (and saved millions of dollars)

Hello!
 
Probably, it's not a secret for anyone that recently cloud-based video surveillance services are gaining popularity. And it's understandable why this happens, video is "heavy" content, for storage of which you need infrastructure and large volumes of disk storage. Using a local video surveillance system requires funds for operation and support, as in the case of an organization using hundreds of surveillance cameras, and in the case of an individual user with multiple cameras.
 
How we learned to connect Chinese cameras for 1000p to the cloud. Without registrars and SMS (and saved millions of dollars)
 
Cloud video surveillance systems solve this problem - providing customers with the already existing video storage and ...
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Release Linux kernel ???: what you need to know about it

On the 3rd of June, Linus Torvalds announced about the release of Linux kernel 4.1? which is should was to become version 5.? but did not become . We'll tell you why it happened, and what you need to know about version ???.
 
 
Release Linux kernel ???: what you need to know about it

 
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Despite the fact that Linus Torvalds assumed , that the release with the name Linux kernel ...[/h]
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Adaptation of the blocking to the Internet of things: the main problems

About ten years ago, the number of devices connected to the Internet exceeded the number of network users. It was a turning point in the history of mankind - the Internet of people turned into the Internet of things. In this article we will consider the main problems of this phenomenon, as well as the possibilities of their solution with the help of blocking technology.
 
 
Adaptation of the blocking to the Internet of things: the main problems  
 
The concept of IoT (internet of things) was formed in 199? but at that time few could imagine how difficult it would be to integrate smart devices into everyday life.
 
 
As the capabilities of our machines, gadgets and other equipment ...
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Just add water: H2O.ai to Azure

Hello, Habr! Over the past few years, interest in the technologies of machine learning and artificial intelligence has grown rapidly. The H2O.ai solution is becoming increasingly popular in this area: it supports fast algorithms of machine learning in memory and recently received support for in-depth training. Today we will talk about the development using H2O.
 
 
Just add water: H2O.ai to Azure
 
 
Rapid, scalable and reliable solutions of these categories are increasingly being considered as necessary means to ensure the success of the business.
 
 
Developers H2O.ai seek to create a fast, scalable ...
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Remote control of the heating system

Remote control of the heating systemInternet of things (IoT, Internet of Things) is a promising direction, analysts say. One of the main trends of IoT is home automation or, as marketers like to say, the creation of a "smart home".
 
 
Let's leave alone the verbal exercises and consider a specific project.
 
 

Statement of the problem


 
I live in my own house not far from Moscow. In addition to the obvious advantages of this type of residence, there are some nuances. If in an apartment house most management tasks are undertaken by a management company, then in their own house they have to be solved independently.
 
 
One of such ...[/h]
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OpenVINO Toolkit - to look at the world with an uncomplicated look

OpenVINO Toolkit - to look at the world with an uncomplicated look  
 
Just yesterday the new version of was released. Open Visual Inference & Neural Network Optimization (OpenVINO) toolkit (formerly Intel Computer Vision SDK) - a set of libraries, optimization tools and information resources for developing software that uses computer vision and Deep Learning. The goal of OpenVINO is to accelerate the process of creating computer vision systems, providing programmers with an integrated development environment, and optimizing the code of these products, which requires large computational costs, for a variety of hardware platforms (CPU, GPU, FPGA) Intel.
 
 
Under ...
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