Multiple Standards Vie for Home Networking Supremacy Design How-To 8/27/2002 Post a comment "No new wires" is the rallying cry of four different standards contending for dominance in the potentially lucrative home-networking
market. Charles Small explains home-network requirements and discusses the pros and cons of the leading proposed wireless, phone-line, and power-line solutions.
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.