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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Top IoT Trends Shaping the Industry [2020/2021]
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All You Need to Know about Embedded Systems Programming
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The Value of Interactive Kiosks for Your Business
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Windows CE (WinCE) Migration: What You Need to Know
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A Mobile App for a Smart Home Solution: Takeaways and Guidelines
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Top Eight IoT Platforms to Watch in 2019
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The Role of IoT in Smart Manufacturing
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Top Ten Embedded Software Development Tools
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What Is the Internet of Everything (IoE)?
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Internet of Things (IoT) Protocols and Connectivity Options: An Overview

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 been a convenient and comfortable practice for all of us for quite a long time. 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 workings of everyday appliances. Our big buzz topic is embedded software development and its undeniable influence on various domains.

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The Value of Interactive Kiosks for Your Business

Various types of interactive kiosks have been emerging all over the place lately, from the airport to the post office to restaurants. While some people still have no idea how to use self-service terminals and try to avoid them, numerous businesses are leveraging interactive technology based on embedded software development in order to establish effective digital communication with their customers. In this article, we’ve compiled comprehensive information about info-kiosks and self-service systems for you to better understand their functionality, development processes and benefits for companies and users.

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A Mobile App for a Smart Home Solution: Takeaways and Guidelines

The ever-growing use of smart devices has already influenced all aspects of human life and has triggered the emergence of the smart home. In this article, we will investigate why smart home providers should place the utmost importance on providing efficient mobile applications to manage their systems. To ensure maximum comprehension, we will illustrate it with two real-world business examples — SaM Solutions’ proprietary smart home system and a mobile app for a home automation platform that we created for our customer.

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Top Eight IoT Platforms to Watch in 2019

The physical world of things and the digital world of the internet have merged together, creating a new ecosystem — the Internet of Things (IoT), which is an overwhelming trend across various industries today. In this article, we are going to talk about the top Internet of Things platforms that help effectively build and maintain IoT solutions.

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The Role of IoT in Smart Manufacturing

The biggest industry in the world, manufacturing, cannot but be influenced by modern technologies. Today, the Internet of Things has an increasing influence on manufacturing, transforming both production and business management processes and creating smart factories. And it’s true to say that IoT is one of the core driving forces behind Industry 4.0 (aka the Fourth Industrial Revolution). In this article, we discuss the role of IoT in smart manufacturing and explain how connected devices can help manufacturers reduce production risks.

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Top Ten Embedded Software Development Tools

Digital transformation is touching upon various physical objects, making them smart and powerful. The engine for such devices is embedded software that is an integral part of the rapidly developing IoT ecosystem.

This article is dedicated to the tools for embedded software development. We will explain what an embedded system is and what types of tools are needed to build one. You will also learn about the most popular embedded system software development tools currently available on the IT market.

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What Is the Internet of Everything (IoE)?

The evolution of the global web has resulted in virtual connections ubiquitously penetrating real-world objects and activities. Today, everything can be connected with everything, creating a new distributed ecosystem that goes beyond the familiar IoT (Internet of Things) concept. Cisco has coined a special term — the Internet of Everything (IoE) — to describe this dynamically changing phenomenon. In this article, we will formulate the Internet of Everything definition and how it differs from the IoT.

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Internet of Things (IoT) Protocols and Connectivity Options: An Overview

A huge ecosystem of connected devices, named the Internet of Things, has been expanding over the globe for the last two decades. The IoT system can function and transfer information in the online mode only when devices are safely connected to a communication network. What makes such a connection possible? The invisible language allowing physical objects to “talk” to each other — IoT standards and protocols. This article explains complicated abbreviations and helps you make sense of the Internet of Things standards and protocols.

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