Take the IPSO CHALLENGE: IPSO Alliance Announces CHALLENGE 2015

The IPSO Alliance hosts its 3rd  annual competition to encourage innovation around IP-enabled smart objects for the Internet of Things.


1st Place "CenLab" by Centero
Robert Assimiti and Rares Ivan of Centero hold the Grand Prize check
IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 Winning Groups
1st Place "CenLab" with IPSO President Pete St. Pierre
2nd Place "Yanzi"
3rd Place: Ripple
Adam Renner and James West accept their 3rd Prize Trophy from IPSO Vice President Christian Légaré (Micrium)
People's Choice Award Winner "HOP into the IoT" with IPSO Chairman Geoff Mulligan
Antonio Jara (HOP Ubiquitous) receives the People's Choice Award from IPSO Chairman Geoff Mulligan (Proto6)

Read More About the IPSO Challenge 2014 Winner, Centero and their Grand Prize Winning entry, CenLab

Centero entered and won the 2014 IPSO Challenge with its entry, CenLab, a handheld, wireless, Internet of Things connected chemistry analyzer. CenLab allows for automated, cost effective analysis of body fluids and water quality. It eliminates time consuming and costly trips to the doctor’s office by providing ubiquitous, instantaneous urinalysis and blood screening results in the comfort of your home or on the go. CenLab is a versatile tool for pre-emptive screening for various diseases as well as monitoring of chronic conditions. It delivers meaningful and accurate health information in a way that can be understood without a medical degree.

Read more entries from CHALLENGE 2014 here.


“Enabling a SMARTER Internet of Things”   

The Internet Protocol for Smart Objects Alliance is a global forum including many Fortune 500 high tech companies and noted industry leaders. IPSO serves as a thought leader across the board for communities seeking to establish the Internet Protocol (IP) as the network for the connection of Smart Objects. The IPSO Alliance provides a foundation for industry growth by providing education, promoting the industry, generating research, and creating a better understanding of IP and its role in the Internet of Things. IPSO Alliance membership is open to any organization supporting an IP-based approach to connecting smart objects.


IEEE – SCV Communications Society (ComsocSCV)

April 8, 2015 | TEXAS INSTRUMENTS BUILDING E, SANTA CLARA, CA The IEEE Communications Society promotes the advancement of science, technology and applications in communications and related disciplines. The Santa Clara Valley chapter (ComSoc SCV) is a very active chapter which holds monthly meetings  on topics relating to communication systems. The chapter also hosts and sponsors … Continue reading

IOT World 2015 proudly sponsored by IPSO Alliance


Internet of Things World 2015 is the world’s largest and most comprehensive IoT event with over 4,000 attendees, 250+ industry thought leaders and 150+ exhibitors. With a focus this year on monetizing the IoT revolution through bringing together ecosystem-wide attendees, stakeholders and investors, Internet of Things World provides a unique opportunity to meet key players within the marketplace.

Member Meeting May 2015 – Sweden

May 18, 2015 – May 19, 2015 | Ericsson Office Torshamnsgatan 21 164 40 Kista Sweden COST: $200 USD CONTACT: Celia Clark-Worley: cworley@amsl.com – +1 510-492-4031 Registration Deadline: May 11, 2015 Hotel Reservation Deadline: April 17, 2015 Click Here To Register!


June 1-4, 2015 | NICE, FRANCE  TMForumLive! is organized by TMForum, which is the global industry association that provides tools, best practices and standards for IT systems in the telco industry. Jan Höller, IPSO BOD Secretary and Principal Researcher at Ericsson will be part of a panel at TMForumLive! on Wednesday, June 3 at 4:15 pm local … Continue reading

IoT Week 2015

June 16-18, 2015 | LISBON CONGRESS CENTER Jan Höller, IPSO BOD Secretary and Principal Researcher at Ericsson will be a keynote speaker at this event. About IoT Week 2015 Portugal is well positioned in respect to the Internet-of-Things. Notably, the global Vodafone M2M middleware platform is being developed in Portugal (Lisbon) and also the Bosch M2M&IoT solutions … Continue reading

Freescale Technology Forum

June 22-25, 2015 | JW MARRIOTT, AUSTIN, TEXAS FTF provides the training, ecosystem and expertise our customers need to boldly face the challenges and opportunities from new markets and ever-changing technologies. Together we’ll create and enable the secure, embedded solutions needed for the internet of things—today and tomorrow. Subject: End-to-end IoT (from the embedded device … Continue reading

Member News

CyberLightning Charts Path to Intelligent Internet of Everything With New Release of CyberVille® Platform

Espoo, Finland – April 23, 2015 – CyberLightning Ltd. today announced release 2.0 of the CyberVille® software platform, which provides a “see it at a glance” view, advanced analytics and functional control of the complex sensor and machine networks that comprise the Internet of Everything (IoE). With the addition of powerful edge-device functionality and support for … Continue reading

Micrium’s uC/Probe Bundled with Cypress PSoC 4 M-Series Pioneer Kit

Weston, FL and San Jose, CA – April 20, 2015–Micrium Inc. and Cypress Semiconductor Corp. (NASDAQ: CY) today announced that Cypress’s PSoC® 4 M-Series Pioneer Kit will include a free one-month license of Micrium’s uC/Probe™ Graphical LiveWatch™ Professional Edition data visualization software. Using uC/Probe with Cypress’s Pioneer Kit accelerates design and debugging of PSoC 4 M-Series devices. uC/Probe enables engineers to graphically visualize firmware … Continue reading


IPSO Alliance to Conduct Smart Object Interoperability Event

Fremont, CA (April 23, 2015) The Internet Protocol for Smart Objects Alliance (IPSO Alliance) will conduct a one-day interoperability event on May 20, 2015 in conjunction with their bi-annual Member Meeting in Stockholm, Sweden. The demonstration will test interoperability between connected devices, services, and applications using standard web interfaces and the IPSO Smart Object data … Continue reading

IPSO Alliance Hosts Third Annual $10,000 Internet Protocol Innovation CHALLENGE

Fremont, CA (March 17, 2015) – The IPSO CHALLENGE, hosted by the Internet Protocol for Smart Objects (IPSO) Alliance will begin accepting submissions on 18 March 2015. Entrepreneurs, makers, students, and professionals in the technology sector are invited to submit designs using Internet Protocol (IP) to win monetary awards, global exposure and unique networking opportunities … Continue reading

IPSO Alliance Publishes Smart Objects Guideline – Starter Pack 1.0

Colorado Springs, CO – September 30, 2014—The Internet Protocol for Smart Objects (IPSO) Alliance has published its Smart Objects Guideline – Starter Pack 1.0.  The Smart Objects Starter Pack (SOSP) 1.0 provides a basis for interoperability across devices connected to the IoT through an open common object model. This open standards based data design is crucial for the wide scale deployment and success of IoT and Machine to Machine (M2M) applications.

IPSO Alliance to Focus on How to Use IoT Open Standards (Multiple Translations)

Colorado Springs, CO – August 5, 2014 – The Internet Protocol for Smart Objects (IPSO) Alliance has broadened its Internet of Things (IoT) standards vision to include education on the proper use of IPS protocols to create end-to-end solutions for the Internet of Things. This change has been adopted to advance the promotion of open standards using … Continue reading

EETimes: IoT Spec Taps Internet Protocol

“IPSO is transforming itself from a group focused on educating people why to [educating them on] how to use IP, so we’re helping identify a proper set of standards for IoT,” Geoff Mulligan, the group’s chairman, told EE Times.

White Papers

The following white papers are informative and designed to show off the advantages of using IP for smart objects.

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