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IoT Innovator Awards finalists announced for 2017

Winners in each category to be revealed in mid-October The editors of IoT Innovator are pleased to announce the finalists for the 2017 IoT Innovator Awards, which honor the best of Internet of Things businesses across the globe. In keeping with the all-encompassing nature […]

Risks and Safeguards in the IoT Security Landscape

by Michael Lynch The Internet of Things is a rapidly growing ecosystem with a continually expanding variety of devices connecting to it. Assisted speakers, baby monitors, thermostats, wearables, and outdoor cameras are just a few of the these IoT devices. […]

Security Within the Real-Time Operating System

by Kim Rowe This article is the second in a two-part series. Read the first part here. The security provisions discussed so far are aimed at access and connection. We must still attend to other deep security measures. For example, […]

Consumers, Government Build Pressure to Secure IoT

by Gorav Arora In the latest example of the growing public awareness of IoT-related security risks, Consumer Reports recently announced plans to begin factoring cybersecurity risks and privacy safeguards into its product scoring. The development is a sign of slow […]

The Comprehensive IoT Success Checklist

by David Rolfe The ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) has matured to the point where it’s no longer a geeky conversation topic and most people have a reasonable idea of what it is. This shift in general awareness has resulted in […]

Simplifying Advanced Threat Protection Solutions in IoT

by Michael Patterson As the Internet of Things (IoT) market continues to explode with innovations promising to improve our daily lives, malware attack surfaces grow at an equivalent and alarming rate. All computing devices, including IoT, contain vulnerabilities. Motivated by […]

Security for the Internet of Things Must Start with a Solid and Secure Platform

By Kim Rowe This article is the first in a two-part series. Read the second part here. Securing today’s devices, which are scattered across the globe yet connected over the Web is a challenge that must be met. It must […]

The Effects of IoT on Wide Area Networking

by Michael Wood VoIP or VDI traffic, IoT traffic can be sensitive to data loss or jitter that distorts the overall analysis and device control. IoT needs systems with enormous economies of scale to keep up with it. Cisco projects […]

Passive Optical LAN: The Perfect Partner for the Internet of Things

by John Hoover Here’s some mindboggling math: By 2020, the total number of connected devices will reach 20 billion, according to a recent Gartner forecast. This means that in about three years, the number of Internet of Things-driven products and […]

Taking Measure of the Industrial Internet of Things Market

by Hiep Pham When it comes to assessing progress of a new technology, generalities are common. We know that market growth is occurring, but but not the rate at which it’s growing. Therefore, much of the Industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT) arena is […]

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