Want to be aware of all the cool and tempting IoT news? The following list will bring you up to date:
Build A Great Smart Home With Revamped SDK
Building a great smart home can be a big challenge. Now Cypress is making its turnkey development platform for the IoT more appealing for smart home developers by releasing its updated version. The Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices (WICED) Studio platform now adds iCloud remote access support for Wi-Fi-based accessories that support Apple HomeKit. Leveraging iCloud support in the WICED SDK and Cypress’ CYW43907 Wi-Fi MCU, developers can integrate HomeKit support into products such as smart lighting devices, leverage Siri voice control and connect to the Apple Home app. Read more.
Paving Way To NB-IoT With Accurate NB-IoT Coverage Measurements
Many NB-IoT applications such as smart meters installed in basements require a good network coverage to ensure a proper NB-IoT connection. In pursuit of this, Rohde & Schwarz Mobile Network Testing has claimed the world’s first accurate LTE/NB-IoT coverage measurement solution. This solution is based on the R&S ROMES drive test software for measuring network quality with scanners and test mobiles in all mobile technologies. Read more.
Sasken & PTC Unleash The Potential Of IIoT To Make Field Service Operators More Efficient
Sasken and PTC are working together in solving complex customer problems in the Industrial IoT segment. Some problems to be focussed include enabling legacy controllers by ensuring compatibility at the shop-floor and control-level, asset management, and using AR and virtual reality (VR) to make field service operators more effective and efficient. The solutions will leverage the ThingWorx Industrial IoT platform and Kepware technology from PTC. Read more.