RSS Platform Updates

 

Security

The Internet of Things is fraught with security issues, and it seems like it might be getting worse. With the number of connected devices forecasted to grow hand over fist in the coming years, we are going to see greater numbers of cases where and IoT device was the source of the issue. Why is this? Why are IoT devices so insecure and why was security...

Read More

The hype machine has been pumping IoT for a few years now, companies all over the world have started to implement and deploy Internet of Things devices and solutions. The companies who have adopted this technology are seeing massive ROI's, and this is why the term "IoT" known as the Internet of Things continues to grow. What about the companies that have taken on the...

Read More

To help software developers build and develop new hardware and make them play nice with each other Google has launched a platform called "Android Things." Android Things lets you build smart, connected devices for a wide variety of consumer, retail, and industrial applications. This new platform allows you to build using the existing knowledge you have with Android development. Allowing this knowledge to extend into devices like...

Read More

The Internet of Things is playing a considerable role everywhere nowadays. We use it in our homes and business. For large organizations worried about security or enterprises that hold sensitive data about its customers, IoT might be too “new” and “insecure.” With the latest findings on Facebook and others its no wonder large organizations are taking extra precautions to protect user data. We also see...

Read More

Microsoft has designed a family of Arm-based system-on-chips also know as SoC for Internet of Things devices that runs its own flavor of Linux and securely connects to an Azure-hosted backend. Microsoft has named its new SoC's "Azure Sphere," and its how they plan to get into the edge computing space. What does this mean for you? For device manufacturers, they now gain the ability to buy...

Read More