Collecting data in the IoT: A high-level guide

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The Internet of Things (IoT) is driving rapid demand growth for sensors in areas such as asset-tracking systems, smart grids and building automation. According to market research, building automation will generate the largest volumes for microelectromechanical systems and other types of sensors in the industrial IoT market, with asset tracking the second largest opportunity, driving demand for large volumes of MEMS accelerometers and pressure sensors. Smart grid opportunities...

By Andrew Pockson, 25 August 2016, 0 comments. Categories: Data & Analytics, IoT.

Securing data for the IoT: A best practice guide

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With billions of new connections expected in the next decade, it has never been more important to design solutions for trust. Fears about security are a major barrier to the adoption of IoT solutions. The potential to disrupt or even close-down operations, to steal personal or financial data, and peek at industrial secrets and intellectual property pose an ever-present danger. Fortunately, it is becoming easier than ever to build robust security into IoT applications, right from...

By Andrew Pockson, 17 August 2016, 0 comments. Categories: IoT, Security.