Kontron sets foot into Indian market News & Analysis 9/1/2009 Post a comment Embedded computer manufacturer Kontron AG (Eching, Germany) has announced to launch a sales and support center in Bangalore (India). With the move, the company hopes to tap the growth potential of the subcontinent.
EM Microelectronic to enhance chip security News & Analysis 9/1/2009 Post a comment Swiss semiconductor manufacturer EM Microelectronic and Cryptography Research Inc. (CRI) have formed an agreement regarding the use of CRI's patents to enhance the security of EM Microelectronic's tamper-resistant smart card chips against Differential Power Analysis (DPA) and related attacks.
What are the engineering and design challenges in creating successful IoT devices? These devices are usually small, resource-constrained electronics designed to sense, collect, send, and/or interpret data. Some of the devices need to be smart enough to act upon data in real time, 24/7. Are the design challenges the same as with embedded systems, but with a little developer- and IT-skills added in? What do engineers need to know? Rick Merritt talks with two experts about the tools and best options for designing IoT devices in 2016. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.