This article has some seriously dated information and omissions in it. First off you no longer have to decide between CDMA and GSM, there are GOBI radio modems available that can do both on one device (it is now a business decision)! Tip #7 states that the big carriers dont support M2M well, which is way off the mark... Vodafone and Verizon Wireless both have extensive support (really amazing)of M2M. Missing from this article are topics of matching/limiting rate plans to various worldwide carriers (to avoid unwelcome billing surprises) and web based API controls for commissioning/decommissioning devices on the networks.
NASA's Orion Flight Software Production Systems Manager Darrel G. Raines joins Planet Analog Editor Steve Taranovich and Embedded.com Editor Max Maxfield to talk about embedded flight software used in Orion Spacecraft, part of NASA's Mars mission. Live radio show and live chat. Get your questions ready.
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