IoT Design Weekly – 09.30.2016  
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IoT Design Weekly – 09.30.2016

Features

Secure firmware update considerations for ultra-low power MCUs
Secure firmware update considerations for ultra-low power MCUs

The Internet of Things era is driving increased connectivity in the embedded world, making over-the-air (OTA) firmware upgrades one of the most crucial features for today’s connected products – so long as the update process is secure.

BeagleBoard.org® Introduces BeagleBone™ Black Wireless

BeagleBone™ Black Wireless includes the new 0ctavo BeagleBoard Compatible™ SIP (system-in-package). BeagleBone™ Black Wireless is an easy to use and modify credit card-sized IoT Linux computer.

IoT Development Kit Guide

Help for embedded and Internet of Things design engineers to efficiently identify evaluation kits for system prototyping.

Blogs and Columns

Microsoft returns to embedded with Windows 10
Microsoft returns to embedded with Windows 10

Back in March I wrote a pretty scathing piece asking, "Has Microsoft forgotten about embedded?" Six months later, they’ve remembered – and I hope I played some role in jogging their memory!

The amazing ESP8266 Wi-Fi module
The amazing ESP8266 Wi-Fi module

If you enjoy automating physical things with development platforms such as the Arduino, then the ESP8266 is certainly worth a look. For around $2, this tiny module can communicate with a network via Wi-Fi and pass signals back and forth from a microcontroller.

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Case study: Exara improves lifecycle value of industrial equipment
Case study: Exara improves lifecycle value of industrial equipment

See how Exara is working with Dell to meet the needs of large oil and gas clients with a repeatable model for the Industrial Internet of Things.

Executive Outlook

Is the Internet of Things waiting on IT service providers?

Many in our industry agree that when the IT service providers get involved, that’s when we’ll see the exponential growth of the Internet of Things. That opinion was confirmed by David Ewing, CTO of Synapse Wireless in this week’s Five Minutes with…

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Marketplace

Digi International announces ConnectCore for i.MX6UL Starter Kit
Digi International announces ConnectCore for i.MX6UL Starter Kit

The ConnectCore for i.MX6UL Starter Kit delivers a complete hardware and software platform to create a wide range of connected devices for medical, healthcare, energy, or industrial applications.

Qt Lite optimizes development framework for small-footprint embedded and IoT devices
Qt Lite optimizes development framework for small-footprint embedded and IoT devices

The Qt Lite Project software development framework is tailored to embedded and Internet of Things devices with 16-32 bits of RAM or Flash memory.

 
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