Compatibility and energy consumption are the keys to new smart home solutions

From new wireless solutions to intelligent door intercoms for the existing telephone system and wine refrigerators that can be monitored using an app, innovative smart home products were one of the highlights at CeBIT 2015.

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Wireless IoT Forum launches to accelerate development of the Internet of Things

The Wireless IoT Forum has launched to support and promote the deployment of the Internet of Things worldwide. The Forum has been created to drive the widespread adoption of wireless wide-area networking technologies in both licensed and unlicensed spectrum.

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Low Power Radio Networks for the Internet of Things – a view from Stream Technologies

In today’s fragmented multiple network environment, managing services to provide quality customer engagement whilst maximising revenues is a challenge for service providers. Where distributed networks can now include hundreds of thousands of Internet of Things (IoT) connections, this challenge is only getting more complex as members of the Stream Technologies executive team explain.

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IoT for Business isn’t just about efficiency; it can create entirely new opportunities for enterprises

IoT for Business is in phase one of its’ development but phase two and three are waiting in the wings and will enable organisations to transform themselves and achieve a new level of efficiency. They’ll potentially be able to enter new markets, Michael Lynch, the global co-lead of Internet of Things at SAP, tells George

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Developing a competent M2M wireless network option for multiple applications and markets

Machine to machine (M2M) solutions have been in the market place for a long time, solving specific business operational problems such as asset tracking and remote management. In recent years, they’ve also moved into other business and consumer sectors and become strategically important for many organisations. As we increase the number of connected machines and

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Oracle IoT Security seminar

Security is often identified as one of the top concerns around the deployment of Internet of Things (IoT) devices and applications. Leaders from our Oracle Java & IoT teams are pleased to invite you to a half-day technology seminar on this topic.

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ILS Technology, a Telit company, enables the Information-Driven Enterprise with deviceWISE platform

ILS Technology, a Telit company, announced enhancements to its popular deviceWISE Application Enablement Platform for the Industrial Internet-of-Things, adding upgraded Cloud Service capabilities that help redefine the information-driven enterprise – transforming manufacturing, energy and natural resources, transportation and retail transaction management with improved connectivity, real-time data that increase performance, reliability and competitiveness within factories, remote

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SIMalliance publishes guidance on choosing the right NFC technology

SIMalliance has published guidance for banks, retailers, transit operators and other service providers aiming to bring NFC services to market, in an effort to help them choose the right NFC deployment technology model.

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Embedded Office offers certification kits (Cert-Kits) for Hercules™ microcontrollers from Texas Instruments

Embedded Office is now offering its µC/OS-MPU Cert-Kits for the Hercules™ TMS570LS31x/21x and Hercules RM48 microcontrollers (MCUs) from Texas Instruments. These ARM®-Cortex®-R4F-based MCUs offer scalable performance, connectivity, memory and safety features. These MCUs include safety features implemented in hardware, which help customers develop differentiated industrial and automotive functional safety applications.

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Farsens unveils the VMETER, a battery-free RFID voltage level monitoring tag

A full passive RFID tag that measures voltage level of the device connected to it with a 0V to 1.5V range

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Renesas Electronics unveils new solution to increase productivity and security for industrial Internet of Things applications

Renesas Electronics, has announced the availability of the RX71M Group as the new flagship product in the RX Family of 32-bit microcontrollers (MCUs). Developed for use in industrial equipment, the new series doubles the CPU operating frequency to 240 megahertz (MHz) from the 120 MHz of previous products and is available with up to 4 MB

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Quantifying the Return on Investment: The Business Case for Internet of Things Initiatives

The Business Case for Internet of Things Initiatives.

If someone asked you to create an ROI model for an investment in Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity, where would you start?

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The IoT needs M2M

The M2M platforms used to support the burgeoning Internet of Things (IoT) market are now playing centre stage with a number of key technologies and alliances springing up to widen development. Writing for M2M Now, Antony Savvas looks at some of the main platform players.

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Cohda Wireless and u-blox co-develop advanced V2X solution

Swiss u-blox, has provided key global positioning technology to Cohda Wireless’ Vehicle-to-Vehicle (V2V) and Vehicle-to-Infrastructure (V2I) equipment, collectively called “V2X”.

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Verizon certifies u-blox LTE mPCIe module for high-speed M2M applications

Swiss u-blox, has announces that its MPCI-L100  LTE mPCIe module has achieved certification for the Verizon Wireless 4G LTE network.

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Laird launches flexible and extendible Bluetooth® 4.0 modules based on industry leading CSR platforms

In a joint initiative Bluetooth innovators CSR plc and Laird, has announced the launch of the BT900 series of Bluetooth® 4.0 dual mode modules at Electronica 2014 in Munich. Based on the flexible CSR8811™ platform, the modules simplify the engineering process for OEMs looking to support connection to legacy devices, while future-proofing their solutions with Bluetooth

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