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IPSO Alliance Open House & Reception

The IPSO Alliance is pleased to announce that we will host an Open House and Reception on Tuesday, October 18, from 3:00 to 7:00pm at the San Francisco Airport…

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Guest Blog: IoT Security: End-to-End and Hop-by-Hop

The IPSO Alliance is pleased to share this blog from member company Greenwave System’s Mark Baugher, who participates in our Security, Privacy and Identity working group. In this blog,…

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Our View on Smart Objects

‘Smart Object’ is a dynamic and ever-changing term. No simple definition will suffice. We are embarking into a new era of technology where devices, things, and objects get smart and connected from the smallest of sensors to fully autonomous intelligent machines. Various forms of Smart Objects will become extremely complicated with a large variety of characteristics and attributes. And consensus is needed on the formats of the data that gets generated or received by these Smart Objects.

Our work as an Alliance drives towards defining Smart Object interoperability at protocol and data layers, as well as towards solving their identity and privacy issues. There is a market need and urgency for industry leadership in the definition of the next generation of Smart Objects and the IPSO Alliance is up to the challenge. Membership is open to all organizations supporting an IP-based approach to connecting smart objects, won’t you join us?