Lantech™ range of high performance industrial managed Ethernet switches for rail and offshore marine applications now available from M.A.C. Solutions

A range of high performance industrial managed Ethernet switches that are certified for use in trackside and onboard rail, as well as offshore marine applications, are now available from Industrial Data Communication and M2M specialist M.A.C. Solutions (UK) LIMITED.

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Secure NFC/RFID tag authenticator with energy harvesting protects sensitive data transfer between master and slave devices

Designers can now perform secure wireless data communication on their embedded systems without needing the host microcontroller, but by simply using a single MAX66242 DeepCover® Secure Authenticator from Maxim Integrated Products, Inc.

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The Internet of Things is a ‘golden opportunity’ to monetise WiFi

The so-called Internet of Things (IoT) isn’t a visionary concept, it is here today – devices, sensors, cloud and data intelligence tools that can quickly enhance and monetise your business. Add WiFi to the mix, says Dean Jones (pictured), and you can capitalise on this fast growing trend.

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Axiomtek announced Intel® IoT gateway solution – ICO300

Axiomtek, is pleased to introduce ICO300, an industrial gateway for IoT (Internet of Things) solution. With din-rail, fanless and rugged design, this ideal embedded system utilises low power new 22nm Intel® Atom™ processor E3815 (1.46 GHz) and supports DDR3L system memory maximum up to 4GB, delivering high performance at competitive price.

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1248 launches universal Internet of Things gateway at ARM® TechCon 2014

1248 has announced the first ARM-powered®, standards-based, 6LoWPAN wireless access point designed to IoT-enable enterprise networks. HyperWeave provides full IP-to-the-edge connectivity from low power Internet of Things (IoT) devices to corporate and cloud networks. Developed in partnership with ARM, HyperWeave will be launched at this week’s ARM TechCon 2014 in Santa Clara.

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AT&T Drive Studio and Ericsson release global study on connected car buyer

The AT&T Drive Studio and Ericsson released data from a new study documenting the significant influence that connected car features and services are expected to have on customers’ vehicle purchase decisions in the future. The data was sourced from customers likely to purchase a car in the next five years in the United States, Germany,

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u-blox launches low-cost Wi-Fi / Bluetooth Internet of Things module

Swiss u-blox, announces the ODIN-W160, a rugged multiradio module for demanding industrial, vehicle, medical, and security applications.

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u-blox acquires Antcor for industrial Wi-Fi

Thalwil, Switzerland and Athens, Greece – August 6, 2014 – Swiss u-blox, provider of wireless and positioning semiconductors and modules for the automotive, industrial and consumer markets, has acquired the company Antcor, a developer of Wi-Fi baseband intellectual property (IP).

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Modular M2M/IoT makes sense

In a competitive environment companies need to reach the market quickly. So why go through the hassle of designing an M2M device and getting it certified?

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Hello! Hello! Can you hear me?

(Blog): “Can you call me back on my landline; the mobile signal is not very good in my office?” I find myself using those words an awful lot these days. This isn’t how it used to be, I thought, before T-Mobile and Orange in the UK metamorphosed into EE and the coverage dropped dramatically. And

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NASA robot transformed from research project into Space Station crew member by Digi WiFi module

(Minnetonka, Minnesota, USA) – NASA is using a wireless module to WiFi enable its Robonaut, a humanoid robot that will perform routine maintenance tasks on the International Space Station (ISS).  The module is Digi International’s ConnectCore® Wi-i.MX53.

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New version of XBee Wi-Fi designed for quicker deployment of Cloud-based M2M systems

Paris, France – Digi International has launched an enhanced version of its XBee® Wi-Fi embedded module. The low-power module enables serial-to-Wi-Fi networking in the popular XBee form factor

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GainSpan claims industry first for its Wi-Fi® and ZigBee® IP single chip

Nuremberg, Germany – GainSpan® Corporation, a provider of ultra-low power Wi-Fi connectivity for the Internet of Things (IoT), unveiled the GS2000 at Embedded World 2013 Germany last week. It is said by the company to be the first single chip solution to bring together two IEEE low power standard wireless technologies: Wi-Fi® (802.11b/g/n) and 802.15.4.

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Empirix delivers service assurance for wireless vehicle solutions

Empirix announced enhancements to its Empirix E-XMS service assurance platform for monitoring telematics solutions

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Mentor Graphics enables smart device development for M2M applications

Mentor Graphics Corporation announced a solution to design network-based devices for machine-to-machine (M2M) and smart energy applications with the latest release of the Mentor® Embedded Nucleus® Real Time Operating System (RTOS) platform.

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Eurotech and ThingWorx partner to enable rapid M2M solution delivery

ThingWorx™ announced a strategic partnership with Eurotech. The partnership includes ThingWorx’s certification of the Eurotech Everyware Cloud and Multi-Service Gateways as ThingWorx Ready™, creating a pre-integrated offering that simplifies development and reduces the cost of deployment of M2M solutions.

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