This topic provides resources for embedded software and hardware developers integrating sensors, processors and connectivity into their designs.
Svenn-Tore Larsen is trying to build an entire business on Bluetooth. But the company where he serves as chief executive, Nordic Semiconductor, is not using the familiar wireless standard that has found its place in everything from smartphones to a bevy of Internet of Things applications.
According to LitBit CEO Scott Noteboom, the legacy IoT was siloed but new IoT applications are all about connectivity. To assist in the transition, the company is building a platform that aims to enable any networked device to generate data and share it in encrypted form.
Much is being made of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and the associated need for wireless connectivity for industrial sensors. But the networking needs of industrial devices and applications are distinct from the consumer world, especially in terms of reliability and security.