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Designing with wired or wireless networks for M2M and other embedded designs and the protocols to use.


The basics of USB device development using the Android framework

A tutorial on the Android Universal Serial Bus framework and the various USB application programming interfaces (APIs) that it exports to assist an Read More


Using sub-gigahertz wireless for long range Internet of Things connectivity

Low power consumption and long range are key factors that determine the usefulness of sub-GHz wireless networks in Internet of Things designs and Read More


The role of Bluetooth Low Energy in wearable IoT designs

Why the Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE) specification is emerging as the best wireless protocol for use in wearable Internet of Things and how to develop Read More


Re-evaluating the role of the LIN Bus in vehicle sensor and control applications

The LIN Bus protocol is taking on a greater role in modern automobiles as more electronics devices are added for safety and entertainment. Read More


Frequency-flexible clock generators for Cloud apps

To meet the rapidly expanding Internet bandwidth demands, compute and storage networks have to be flatter and more horizontally interconnected, Read More


Achieving 200-400GE network buffer speeds with a serial-memory coprocessor architecture

How a new serial chip-to-chip interconnect protocol capable of 200-400 GB data rates can be used to eliminate throughput bottlenecks at the Read More


Dynamic Routing Mechanisms in Wireless Sensor Networks

A dynamic routing strategy that uses an improved collection tree protocol to make wireless HART work as an effective mechanism for industrial Read More


The IEEE 802.11ah Wi-Fi Approach to M2M Communications

An evaluation of the IEEE 802.11ah amendment and its feasibility as a Wi-Fi based wireless machine-to-machine protocol in many wireless sensor Read More


Addressing MIPI M-PHY connectivity challenges for more efficient testing

As the industry moves to adopt the MIPI Alliance’s M-PHY standard, designers are encountering some significant challenges related to oscilloscope Read More


Partitioning and its impact on network and storage systems: Part 2 - Upgrading bare metal network designs

In the second in a two-part series on network and storage system partitioning, Scott Geng of Egenera delves into the value that partitioning brings Read More


Partitioning and its impact on network and storage systems: Part 1 - When technology breaks up

In the first in a two-part series Scott Geng of Egenera outlines the various approaches to network and storage system partitioning in building server Read More


Rapid SDR-prototyping of IEEE 802.11ah wireless M2M networks

The use of a software defined radio platform to build a MIMO based WLAN to test prototypes of an IEEE 802.11ah wireless local area network configured Read More


An adaptive user-guided tool for power management of mobile devices

BatteryExtender, a user-guided power management tool that enables the reconfiguration of the device’s resources based on the workload requirement, Read More


Assessing 8-bit MCU communication interfaces for the Internet of Things

In this Product How-To article Tom David of Silicon Labs assesses the small footprint communications protocols such as SPI and I2C in 8-bit Internet Read More


Designing optimal wireless base station MIMO antennae: Part 2 – A maximum likelihood receiver

In this second of a two-part series, the authors describe the design choices necessary to build a maximum likelihood receiver for a multiple input, Read More


What is the Internet of Things?

GeorgiaTech’s Alain Louchez makes an effort to come up with a useful definition and structure for the amorphous collection of wireless sensor Read More


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Z-Wave Wireless Communications for Smart Devices and IoT

Save & Follow 01 October 2014

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