IoT Design Weekly – 10.28.2016  
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IoT Design Weekly – 10.28.2016

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Features

Collaboration is the key to IoT innovation
Collaboration is the key to IoT innovation

With the ARM TechCon taking place this week, there are interesting IoT industry issues being discussed to enable industry growth. Softbank stated they expect 1 trillion chips annually within 20 years, again illustrating the investment dollars preceding the gigantic forecasts of the future.

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Security and the Cortex-M MPU
Security and the Cortex-M MPU

The Cortex-M Memory Protection Unit (MPU) is difficult to use, but it is the main means of hardware memory protection available for most Cortex-M processors.

Blogs and Columns

IoT maintenance and upgrades: A recap
IoT maintenance and upgrades: A recap

Connecting IoT devices to cloud services isn’t easy as operators need to put in place the proper device runtime environment, protocol/network/security strategy, and services in the cloud.

Qualcomm’s acquisition of NXP and the cost of doing business
Qualcomm’s acquisition of NXP and the cost of doing business

Qualcomm entered an agreement to acquire NXP Semiconductors for an estimated $39 billion on Thursday morning, a deal that will create the world’s third largest pure semiconductor company behind Intel and Samsung with projected annual revenues of more than $30 billion.

RTOS in the IoT: Combatting complexity with control
RTOS in the IoT: Combatting complexity with control

An embedded RTOS today is less “software overhead” and more “essential component.” Even smaller and cheaper microcontrollers are able to run an RTOS, some of which take considerably less code space than engineers may expect.

Executive Outlook

End-to-end security architectures for the Industrial IoT

While there are many different ways to handle security, no one ever questions whether it’s necessary. I voiced those concerns to John Maddison, SVP at Fortinet in this week’s installment of Five Minutes With…

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First code contribution to Eclipse Kapua from Eurotech and Red Hat now available
First code contribution to Eclipse Kapua from Eurotech and Red Hat now available

Eurotech, in collaboration with Red Hat, has announced the availability of the first code contribution for Eclipse Kapua, a modular, open platform for end-to-end Internet of Things implementations.

Vodafone to launch NB-IoT networks in 2017
Vodafone to launch NB-IoT networks in 2017

NB-IoT is the recent 3GPP standard for a Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) network layer designed to enable millions of everyday objects to be connected to the Internet of Things at lower data rates.

 
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