Category - IoT & Embedded

Technologies and solutions related to IoT and embedded software development and major tendencies and innovations in the domains.

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IoT in Telecom: How IoT Can Impact the Telecom Industry
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Industrial IoT Security
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IoT and Home Automation
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10 Best IoT Platforms for 2021
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Real-Time Embedded Systems: What Are They and Why Do We Need Them?
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What Is Digital Signage?
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What Is an Information Kiosk? Definition, Functioning, Types, Benefits
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Embedded Product Development Life Cycle: Four Main Steps
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Top IoT Trends Shaping the Industry [2020/2021]
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All You Need to Know about Embedded Systems Programming

IoT in Telecom: How IoT Can Impact the Telecom Industry

The telecommunications industry is one of the leading users of rapidly developing Internet of Things technologies. Berg Insight, a dedicated IoT analyst company, predicts there will be 4.15 billion IoT devices connected to cellular networks globally by 2024, which means vast opportunities for telecom operators.

Let’s dive into the topic to see how IoT solutions and services are taking root in telecom businesses and what improvements they offer.

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Industrial IoT Security

IoT technologies have brought huge benefits for manufacturing, transport, oil and gas, healthcare, AgroTech, energy, and utilities sectors. These industries have complex infrastructures, bringing together a great number of interconnected devices, sensors, smart meters, industrial robots and software used for communication and data transmission. Industrial IoT systems contain important sensitive information, and therefore pose as tempting targets for hackers. Continue reading this article to learn more about IIoT vulnerabilities and ways to eliminate them.

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IoT and Home Automation

Internet-of-Things technologies will penetrate almost all spheres of our daily life and make our lives more comfortable and protected. According to Statista, there will be 30.9 billion active IoT connections by 2025. In this article, we will look at the most popular ways to use IoT technologies in your home and explain what IoT architecture looks like.

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Real-Time Embedded Systems: What Are They and Why Do We Need Them?

Have you ever thought about what stands behind embedded devices’ capability to react to external conditions instantly? Why do the lights in a smart home turn on within a second, reacting to movement, or why does resuscitation equipment turn on within milliseconds, reacting to respiratory failure, cardiac arrest, or other changes of patients’ health conditions?

The magic behind the reactive response of such devices is real-time computing. This article provides a deep look into real-time embedded systems, including their classification, design patterns and application examples.

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What Is Digital Signage?

Although many are puzzled by it, digital signage has become а phenomenon that we deal with daily. Now, in the time of the ‘new normal,’ the nature of our interactions has crucially changed, opening up a huge potential for this type of system. According to ReportLinker, the digital signage market will reach $29.6 billion by 2024, compared to $20.8 billion in 2019. What is digital signage and where can we apply it? Read on to learn more.

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What Is an Information Kiosk? Definition, Functioning, Types, Benefits

The way we consume information has changed dramatically in recent times: we demand instant access to relevant data and facts, independent of time and location. But human assistants are physically unable to be at all the venues where people may need a consultation.

This is the very situation that calls for information kiosks. Such digital assistants based on embedded software can be applied in hundreds of use cases across various industries.

Let’s look at the information kiosk system in detail. This may be exactly what you are looking for!

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Top IoT Trends Shaping the Industry [2020/2021]

A couple of years ago, the Internet of Things was a buzzword symbolizing a futuristic technology to most people. However, IoT trends 2019 showed that this technology was already here, and here to stay.

To date, the Internet of Things has matured enough to have an impact on numerous areas of our technological and social life. And since IoT is still in development, the discussion of current trends in IoT is a hot topic, especially for companies that can leverage these trends to grow their business. Let’s start.

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All You Need to Know about Embedded Systems Programming

Living side by side with smart devices has become a convenient and comfortable practice for all of us. But what do we know about modern washing machines or coffee makers apart from which buttons to push? Not much. Their sophisticated performance remains invisible to ordinary users because hardly anyone looks inside these machines.

In today’s article, we are going to look under the hood and find out what’s responsible for the operation of embedded systems. Our big buzz topic is embedded software development and its undeniable influence on various domains

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