Being a Brit you shouldn't overlook our domestic developers - notably Westdev Limited, whose core team were responsible for Racal-Redac's CADSTAR before moving toward higher ground following the Zuken takeover. These fine Tewkesbury individuals went on to develop, market, and support Pulsonix, a package that you really should try out! Furthermore, it offers excellent value for a highly-capable tool, it's as solid as the legendary rock on its hard place, and on the few occasions that I've needed help, the support is superlative!
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.