13. June 2016 · Comments Off on Semtech LoRa™ Wireless RF Technology Adopted by Metering Companies throughout China Nasdaq:SMTC · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, announced today that its LoRa™ RF wireless technology has been widely adopted by many metering companies in China to scale metering deployments domestically and internationally. Metering companies in China were some of the early adopters of LoRa technology, and most of the major suppliers in the region design and ship LoRa-equipped meters to companies around the world.

Source: Semtech LoRa™ Wireless RF Technology Adopted by Metering Companies throughout China Nasdaq:SMTC

18. March 2016 · Comments Off on Residential Solar Energy Storage Forecast: Big Growth · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The US Energy Storage Market for Residential Solar and Commercial Solar is poised to grow significantly over the next five years according to a recently published research report by GTM Research/ESA U.S. Energy Storage Monitor. Total US energy storage deployments grew 243% between 2014 to 2015; from 65 MW to 221 MW, and represents just the beginning of what is forecast to be a strong period of growth. Behind the meter storage (i.e. not a utility company) grew almost five times in the last four years (see chart).

Source: Residential Solar Energy Storage Forecast: Big Growth

10. December 2015 · Comments Off on Breakout year for energy storage – and it’s not over yet  · Categories: News · Tags: , , ,

The United States just experienced its largest quarter for energy storage deployments since the fourth quarter of 2012.According to GTM Research and the Energy Storage Association (ESA), the U.S. deployed 60.3 megawatts of energy storage capacity in the third quarter of the year. This represents 53.1 megawatt-hours.

Source: Breakout year for energy storage – and it’s not over yet – SmartGridNews

10. November 2015 · Comments Off on ARM Unveils Enhanced Technologies to Speed-Up Mass Deployment of IoT Devices · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

ARM is releasing a new suite of products to accelerate secure IoT technology deployments at scale by businesses. The ARM [® ] mbed™ IoT Device Platform products and technologies will be unveiled at ARM TechCon 2015, Santa Clara, CA, from 10-12 Nov. The release includes mbed Device Connector, a free service that businesses can use to connect and securely manage IoT devices. It also includes the enhanced mbed OS (Technology Preview version) and new mbed Reference Designs. The products will shorten hardware design time, giving innovators greater ability to focus on product differentiation.

Source: ARM Unveils Enhanced Technologies to Speed-Up Mass Deployment of IoT Devices – MarketWatch

01. September 2015 · Comments Off on BAT internet giants boost smart device deployment for IoT market · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Unlike their fierce competition in the O2O (online-to-offline) market, China’s leading internet giants Baidu, Tencent and Alibaba (often referred to collectively as BAT) are quietly proceeding with deployments in smart hardware devices to build a solid presence in the huge Internet of Things (IoT) market, reports Shanghai’s China Business News.

Source: BAT internet giants boost smart device deployment for IoT market?WCT