element14 Launches Two IoT Starter Kits

Global electronics distributor and online community element14 is launching two cutting-edge Internet of Things (IoT) starter kits that tap into technologies from EnOcean and IBM. Both Entrepreneur and Enterprise editions feature micro-computer boards from element14 and energy harvesting wireless sensors from EnOcean, and provide seamless integration to IBM’s Watson IoT Platform. The new kits are officially launching both at IBM Interconnect…

Linear Technology Expands in Singapore

Linear Technology Corporation (NASDAQ: LLTC) today opened the company’s third semiconductor test facility in Singapore. The additional space for staff, equipment and materials will allow the company to more than double its production capacity of advanced analog circuits and µModule® (micromodule) products. This will strengthen Linear Technology’s ability to meet the growing demand for high performance…

NEXT Biometrics, Arrow Unveil IoT Security Solution

NEXT Biometrics Group ASA (Oslo Bors: NEXT), the leader in high-quality low-cost fingerprint sensors, and Arrow Electronics, a leading global electronics distributor, are targeting the fast growing Internet of Things (IoT) market with a new turnkey biometric solution for Windows 10, NEXT announced today at the annual Mobile World Congress held in Barcelona, Spain, this week. The…

Icon Labs, Micrium Partner on IoT Security

Icon Labs (www.iconlabs.com), a leading provider of embedded networking and security technology, and Micrium (www.micrium.com), the premier real time operating systems (RTOS) provider for embedded systems, today announced the integration of Icon Labs’ Floodgate Security Framework with Micrium’s µC/OS-III® RTOS. The integrated solution creates a secure platform for IoT devices and extends the Internet of Secure ThingsTM initiative into systems and…

InvenSense, Avnet Extend Distribution Agreement

InvenSense Inc. (NYSE:INVN), a leading provider of MEMS sensor platform solutions, today announced the extension of its strategic distribution agreement with Avnet, Inc. (NYSE:AVT), a leading global technology distributor, increasing the footprint and expanding the Internet of Sensors platform globally. With the extended agreement, Avnet is now chartered with sales and value-added support for InvenSense’s MEMS sensor platform solutions in…