Baseband business is very competitive, hence margin pressure is bound to happen, this was the main reason TI shifted to this business. In TD, Marvell, Mediatek and Qualcomm are major competitors for Spreadtrum.
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. Specifically the guests will discuss sensors, security, and lessons from IoT deployments.