26. June 2016 · Comments Off on Marvell Launches Advanced Suite of IoT Application Processors for Home Automation, Industrial, and · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Marvell (NASDAQ: MRVL), a world leader in storage, cloud infrastructure, Internet of Things (IoT), connectivity and multimedia semiconductor solutions, today launched a highly optimized suite of IoT application processors for home automation, industrial, and wearable applications. Purpose-built as part of Marvell’s IoT Application Processor (IAP) family of products, the IAP220 System-on-Chip (SoC) enables the low-power and high-performance computing necessary for many IoT products, and features an ARM® Cortex®-A7 dual core processor.

Source: Marvell Launches Advanced Suite of IoT Application Processors for Home Automation, Industrial, and

09. November 2015 · Comments Off on 8 Views of Intel’s IoT Efforts · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

In its efforts to carve out a slice of the Internet of Things, Intel announced its first processor in years that is not compatible with its x86 architecture. Separately, a small company in Sweden shared its story of working on another Intel IoT chip.

The two inputs were among several glimpses into the PC giant’s efforts at its second annual event here focused on the Internet of Things.

Source: 8 Views of Intel’s IoT Efforts | EE Times

06. October 2015 · Comments Off on TI Partners With Microsoft To Speed Up Its IoT Development · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Texas Instruments is one of the small number of companies that has most of the building blocks to enable the Internet-of-Things (IoT). The company has one of the broadest portfolio of embedded wireless connectivity solutions, including microcontrollers (MCUs), processor solutions, sensing technology, power management and other analog solutions. Earlier this week, TI became one of the first members of Microsoft’s Azure Certified for IoT program, which certifies that the partner products have been tested to support Azure IoT and allows customers to build cloud-connected products faster and easier.

Source: TI Partners With Microsoft To Speed Up Its IoT Development – Forbes

13. September 2015 · Comments Off on ARM wants you to jump into mbed with it – IoT open-source OS in beta · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Chip blueprint scribbler ARM has released some of the source code for its first public beta of mbed, its operating system for the Internet of Things.The Internet of Things is today’s fancy word for embedded engineering, and ARM is all over that latter space: the tiny and relatively simple processor cores it designs are used in countless gadgets and gizmos, phones and tablets, controllers and sensors, smartcards, and so on.The Brit biz feels it is best positioned, right in the center, to provide the software to bring together low-end, low-power Cortex-M chips and the competing communications standards. In October, ARM revealed mbed OS, which emerged from its mbed.org community of developers and driver code.

Source: ARM wants you to jump into mbed with it – IoT open-source OS in beta • The Register

13. September 2015 · Comments Off on Neohome takes on Samsung SmartThings in the connected home · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Digital security device specialist Neotion has revealed it will take on Samsung with a secure smart home ecosystem dubbed Neohome.Aimed at opening up new revenue opportunities for broadcasters and network operators, the Internet of Things (IoT) system is based on Neotion’s range of home gateways and its in-house security processor, Neohome is being positioned as a secure system that is compatible with a wide range of wireless smart home devices.The company said it wants to meet two important consumer demands: the need for safety and security, and desire to control lighting and energy.

Source: Neohome takes on Samsung SmartThings in the connected home – CloudHub