29. June 2016 · Comments Off on Custom Certification Programs · Categories: Blog · Tags:

Custom Certification ProgramsDo you have a new or existing standard or specification to which companies are developing products? Or do you have third-party vendors (TPVs) developing software or hardware for your product? Do you want to make sure that these products actually function correctly with your product, ensuring your own customers’ satisfaction with your product? Are you rolling out a Smart Grid to your customers and want to make sure the devices that you’re going to be releasing work on your network? NTS can help.

NTS can work with your standard group to:

  • Design & Development: NTS can assist your group with the definition and development of test coverage, test methodology, test case development, test requirements, etc.
  • Execution: NTS can execute the certification/compliance program to the specifications we’ve developed for you or simply to the specifications you provide.
  • Management: NTS can also manage the program including providing full customer and technical support, a direct point of contact, determination of product pass/fail status, handle any appeals/requests for errata, etc.
  • Participation: NTS can also participate in your group, including participating in working groups, meetings, conferences, plugfests, events, etc.

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29. June 2016 · Comments Off on ZigBee Testing & Certification · Categories: Blog · Tags: , ,

NTS participated closely in the development of the certification program which is ultimately governed by the ZigBee alliance. As such, our experience providing ZigBee testing, qualification, and compliance is unrivaled.

Click here to learn more about the ZigBee services NTS provides, including our Smart Energy, Home Automation, and RF4CE test harnesses, and contact us to discuss your next program.

29. June 2016 · Comments Off on National Grid adopts IoT-centric approach to energy management · Categories: Blog, News · Tags: ,

National Grid is launching its ConnectedSolutions platform, allowing customers to connect and manage their smart thermostats and other home devices to improve energy savings and comfort while allowing National Grid to alleviate peak load demand.

The energy platform will allow customers in Massachusetts and Rhode Island to conveniently reduce energy use in the summer, when energy demand is high, reducing energy use during periods of peak demand (reducing regional energy costs), protecting the environment by lowering emissions, and supporting state and local energy initiatives.

Source: National Grid adopts IoT-centric approach to energy management – SmartGridNews

22. June 2016 · Comments Off on Energy Providers of Southern California Launch Conservation Initiative · Categories: Blog, News · Tags: , ,

Unveiled last week by the joint coalition of Southern California utilities and CA Public Utilities Commission, the Conserve Energy SoCal initiative seeks to help southern California residents conserve energy, save money, and reduce the risk of shortages of natural gas and electricity.

In addition to educating consumers on energy conservation, participants will also receive alerts on social media and through a mobile application during peak periods. The post below went out on Monday as temperatures in the region soared.



03. March 2015 · Comments Off on IoT Global Innovation Forum, April 21-22 in Dallas · Categories: Blog, Events, News · Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

According to Gartner, there will be nearly 26 billion devices on the Internet of Things by 2020, generating a staggering amount of data and stimulating tremendous business opportunities for companies across a range of market verticals.Now is the time to position your organization for success.The IoT Global Innovation Forum, April 21-22 in Dallas, TX, will help attendees understand the IoT business model, the potential for operational improvement and greater profitability, and the coming impact of IoT across the industrial landscape. The emphasis is on in-depth presentations, the most intriguing case studies, and latest technology innovations for both industrial and consumer IoT segments.

Leading Industry Speakers Include:

  • Kip Compton, Vice President, IoT Systems & Software Group, Cisco
  • Meg A. Divitto, Vice President, Future Solutions & Technology, Internet of Things, IBM
  • David Formisano, Director of Strategy, Internet of Things Group, Intel Corporation
  • Mike Krell, Lead Internet of Things Analyst, Moor Insights & Strategy
  • Christoph Inauen, Vice President, Internet of Things, SAP
  • Dr. Mazlan Abbas, CEO, REDtone IOT
  • Brian Modoff, Senior Analyst-IOT Segment, Deutsche Bank
  • Andrew Bolwell, Chief Disrupter, Technology Vision & Strategy, Hewlett-Packard
  • Daniel Cooley, VP and GM, MCU and Wireless Division, Silicon Labs
  • Francis Cianfrocca, Founder & CEO, Bayshore Networks
  • Raj Vaswani, Co-Founder and CTO, Silver Spring Networks
  • Chris Allen, CEO, iDevices
  • Allen Proithis, President & Founder, wot.io
  • Shiv Ramamurthi, Director-Home Segment Marketing, ARM
  • Dilip Sarangan, Director of Marketing & Operations, Compass Intelligence
  • Rob Martens, Futurist & Director-Connectivity Platforms, Allegion/Schlage
  • Peter Semmelhack, Founder & CEO, Bug Labs
  • Ilya Gelfenbeyn, CEO, Speaktoit
  • Ed Hemphill, CEO and Co-Founder, WigWag
  • Mandeep Khera, Vice President, Daintree Networks
  • Vladi Shunturov, Cofounder and CEO, Lucid
  • Greg Fasullo, Chief Executive Officer, EnTouch Controls
  • Tom Willie, CEO, Blue Pillar
  • Sami Nassar, Vice President, Cyber Security Solutions, NXP Semiconductors
  • Shanmugasundaram Murugesan, Associate Director, Happiest Minds
  • Dr. Sean Lorenz, Senior Product Marketing Manager, LogMeIn
  • Nathan Oostendorp, CTO & Co-Founder, Sight Machine
  • Dr. Mohammad Shakouri, Chairman, WiMAX Forum
  • Jeff Newman, Vice President, IoT/M2M, Illuminate360
  • Peter Jensen, CEO, ParStream
  • Jason Kolb, CTO, Uptake Technologies
  • Marc Jadoul, Customer and Market Insight, Alcatel-Lucent
  • And more!


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If you developing apps, guiding a business, or just thinking ahead, don’t miss this opportunity to understand and leverage the coming Internet of Things tidal wave.

Join your colleagues as we closely examine key topics such as:

  • Defining and refining the IoT business model
  • IoT market forecasts, trends, and emerging opportunities
  • What does it take to succeed in industrial IoT?
  • Implementing IoT-driven production and operations improvements
  • The real-world value of Big Data and IoT
  • Unleashing value from analyzing data generated by Internet of Things
  • Edge processing in IoT: the emerging trend and why it is important
  • Using IoT to tackle massive energy waste in commercial buildings
  • Keeping up with the standards — ZigBee, WiFi IPv6, etc.
  • IoT use cases: Enabling effective customer interaction
  • Business opportunities and strategies in the emerging Smart City
  • Securing the Internet of Things
  • And much more!

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