IoT News Roundup
Logic Supply release fanless PC for Industrial IoT applications ••• BRIDG intros power source for battery-free IoT wireless sensors ••• Hoopo to provide low-power geolocation solutions for IoT ••• Klaasen Lighting Design, Gooee form IoT partnership ••• Arundo Analytics raises funding to bring machine learning into asset-heavy industries ••• Lanner embedded PC receives PTCRB certification for IIoT applications ••• Cyberbit to demonstrate integrated IT/OT/IoT detection and response solution ••• Qorvo releases 'IoT Minute' video series ••• Venture Research unveils 4G LTE mobile solution with support for RFID, IoT.
- eCOUNT Embedded Offers Flat-Panel Controller With Integrated RFID Reader, IIoT Cloud Connectivity
The company's new display controller is available with optional accessories, ranging from a keypad with infrared-receiver and ambient light sensor for situational brightness control to RFID support, as well as BLE and Wi-Fi IoT modules.
- Small Murata IoT Component Links BLE, NFC
The company's fingernail-sized MBN52832 module can collect sensor data and forward it wirelessly via BLE or NFC, enabling IoT applications with very small controls in lighting, health care, agriculture or other vertical markets.
- Bluetooth Low Energy and Internet of Things Make House Calls
Heal's Wellbe device comes with BLE, Bluetooth and 4G cellular functionality to automatically capture data from health-tracking sensors so that doctors can keep an eye on the health of chronically ill or elderly patients between visits.
- Effnet AB Licenses Its Header Compression Technology for Cellular IoT
The company has licensed the technology to a Japanese telecom infrastructure equipment manufacturer.
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Unified Office adds IoT infrastructure management to managed business communications service ••• Blockpass announces memberships in Decentralized Identity Foundation, Trusted IOT Alliance ••• Silicon Labs to showcase IoT connectivity solutions at Embedded World ••• Industrial Internet Consortium, National Institute of Standards and Technology to present IIoT energy forum in Virginia ••• Lomiko Metals Inc. announces Promethieus launch tied to SHD Smart Home's use of Blockchain security for IoT ••• Borqs Technologies Signs Letter of Intent to Acquire Shanghai KADI Machinery Technology Co.
- NFC Forum Issues Call for Entries for Innovation Awards
Innovators, developers, entrepreneurs, startups and organizations using Near Field Communication in new, disruptive and pioneering ways can submit award entries showcasing their work for the chance to win in one of three award categories.
- With 94 Percent of Organizations Using Cloud, IoT, Other Transformative Technologies, Data Breaches at All-Time High
As businesses embrace new environments, such breaches have become the new reality, according to the 2018 Thales Data Threat Report.
- STMicroelectronics Showcases Smart Driving, Internet of Things Solutions
At CES 2018, the company presented silicon technologies and solutions for applications in the broad IoT market and mobility platforms and services.
- T-Systems, Embratel Announce IoT Partnership
In order to offer Internet of Things connectivity in Brazil, T-Systems has become a mobile virtual network operator.
- Arrow Acquires eInfochips
eInfochips will expand Arrow's Internet of Things "sensor-to-sunset" platform by adding engineering, solution architecture, embedded software development, security, mobile device connectivity, app development, cloud configuration and management, and managed services including big-data analytics.
- Companies Testing IoT System When Goods Are 'On the Road'
A waste-management firm and a high-value goods logistics provider are piloting a solution from Barcoding Inc., using CalAmp sensor devices and tags as well as software to capture and manage data about goods—even when they are in transit—via a combination of cellular, Wi-Fi, BLE and other technologies.
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AT&T expands smart cities offerings with structure-monitoring solution for U.S. railways, roadways ••• Quanergy, Cisco provide smart-city connected roadway solutions ••• Cybeats raises seed round of investment, led by iNovia Capital, for enterprise IoT infrastructure ••• InfluxData integrates Time Series platform with ThingWorx to simplify IoT developer experience ••• Phunware adds Acuity Brands' IoT indoor positioning solution to its mapping, navigation and wayfinding offering ••• Smartrac showcases what 'Internet of Your Things' has in store ••• InfluxData strengthens position in DevOps monitoring, IoT market ••• Skills shortage in agritech sector holding back IoT innovation, according to Inmarsat.
- IoT Aims to Track Free-Ranging Reindeer in Finland
Finnish reindeer herders are testing a LoRaWAN-based solution from Digita and Actility on several dozen alpha female reindeer, in order to track herds of thousands of animals and detect when they may be in danger from predators or vehicles.
- NFC Brings Music Mixing to DropMix Board Game
The game, from Hasbro and Harmonix Music Systems, allows players to create thousands of unique mixes based on popular songs, with the help of passive NFC RFID and Bluetooth technologies.