Avnet Joins IoT M2M Council

To help expedite Internet of Things (IoT) technology deployment, Avnet (NYSE: AVT), a leading global technology distributor, has joined the IoT M2M Council (IMC). The IMC’s 25,000 rank-and-file members are comprised of enterprise users, OEMs, and applications developers from numerous vertical markets around the globe, making it the largest organization serving the IoT sector, and uniquely positioned…

Mouser, VIA Technologies Sign Distribution Deal

Mouser Electronics, Inc. today announced a global distribution agreement with VIA Technologies, Inc., a global leader in the development of highly integrated embedded platform and system solutions for machine-to-machine (M2M), Internet of Things (IoT), and smart city applications. The VIA product line, now available at Mouser Electronics, consists of a series of powerful, highly integrated…

M2M Redefines the Supply Chain and Transportation

Operational visibility – knowing where a shipment is and monitoring the environmental conditions in near real-time of cargo in-transit – is becoming an important tool for the supply chain and the transportation industries, according to a new survey of shippers and logistics providers conducted by eyefortransport (eft) in conjunction with AT&T. One way to gather…

Econais Claims Smallest, Smartest Wi-Fi Module

San Jose, Calif. — Econais Inc. claims the industry’s smallest, smartest and most integrated Wi-Fi (SiP) module for smart home, M2M, and Internet of Things (IoT) device designs. The WiSmart EC19W01 802.11b/g/n Wi-Fi system-in-package (SiP) module is housed in a 14- x 16- x 2.8-mm footprint that fully integrates the microcontroller, Wi-Fi, cloud connectivity, Flash,…