Internet of Things

Heightening the security of IoT networks

  The Internet of Things (IoT) will see connectivity applied on a far bigger scale than anything we have seen before. With the prospect of tens of billions of connected nodes being deployed to serve a vast and increasingly diverse variety of critical functions, one of the biggest challenges that …

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New requirements and challenges for IDS/IPS – by Adlink Technology, Mannheim

Network security challenges have become increasingly serious as we evolve from the Internet era to the IoT era. Not only has the number of organised, premeditated attacks across all networks increased, but the form of cyber attacks has become more and more complex and advanced. In this new age of …

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Mouser Electronics’ new All Things IoT e-book explores opportunities and obstacles of Industrial IoT

Mouser Electronics Inc. has released a new e-book centered on industrial automation as part of All Things IoT, the latest series in Mouser’s award-winning Empowering Innovation Together programme. In the second e-book in the series, Mouser experts examine the technologies, possibilities and challenges related to the Industrial Internet of Things …

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IoTSF announces major update to the IoT Security Compliance Framework

The IoT Security Foundation (IoTSF) announces ‘Release 2’ of its IoT Security Compliance Framework following user feedback of the previous release. A significant enhancement is a move to a risk based approach that gives the framework more flexibility and greater applicability beyond earlier versions, which were aimed at consumer-grade products. …

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Advantech WISE-PaaS 3.0 facilitates data-driven industrial co-creation through digital transformation

Advantech, a leader in the global intelligent systems market held its first IoT Co-Creation Summit at Suzhou International Expo Centre. During the summit, Advantech introduced new features for WISE-PaaS 3.0 and shared a number of IoT solution ready packages (SRPs), based on WISE-PaaS, developed with numerous co-creation partners. The company …

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Microchip teams up with Electromaker.io to give away 100 AVR-IoT WG Development boards

Electromaker.io, the online electronics maker community, has announced a project-based competition for hobbyists with 100 Microchip AVR-IoT WG Development boards (https://www.electromaker.io/contest/microchip-iot) as prizes. Entrants will also win the chance to compete for a place at the 2019 Microchip Masters conference in Berlin. The AVR-IoT WG development board, designed for Internet …

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High-performing Sony SPRESENSE platform, available from RS Components, brings advanced sound and vision to IoT devices

RS Components (RS), the trading brand of Electrocomponents plc, a global multi-channel distributor, is boosting opportunities to create smarter IoT devices by introducing Sony SPRESENSE, featuring Arm Cortex-M4Fperformance and extensive sensing, audio, and imaging capabilities. The low-power SPRESENSE platform, comprising a 50.0mm x 20.6mm main board and 68.6mm x 53.3mm …

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Semtech and CRA deploy LoRaWAN-based network reaching 75 per cent of the Czech Republic

Semtech Corporation, a leading supplier of high performance analog and mixed-signal semiconductors and advanced algorithms, announced that České Radiokomunikace (CRA), a Czech telecommunications company providing commercial Internet of Things (IoT) services to businesses, has deployed a nationwide LoRaWAN-based network. The network enables access to Semtech’s LoRa devices and wireless radio frequency technology (LoRa …

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Premier Farnell announces new global franchise with embedded security solutions developer, Zymbit

Premier Farnell announces new global distribution agreement with US-based Zymbit, the developer of hardware security modules which ensure physical and digital security of IoT devices. This new franchise provides Farnell element14 customers with access to Zymbit’s popular ZYMKEY 4i security module which delivers professional grade security to the Raspberry Pi …

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Express Logic initiates FIPS 140-2 certification effort for the X-Ware IoT Platform Crypto library 

Express Logic, provider of the comprehensive X-Ware IoT Platform powered by the industry-leading and widely deployed ThreadX RTOS, has partnered with one of the world’s leading security labs atsec information security to execute the design and implementation of the X-Ware IoT Platform’s NetX Crypto libraries for compliance with Federal Information Processing Standards (FIPS) 140-2 cryptographic standards. …

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