The IPSO (Internet Protocol for Smart Objects) Alliance is the primary advocate for IP networked devices for use in energy, consumer, healthcare and industrial applications. The IPSO Alliance is a non-profit association with members from leading technology, communications and energy companies around the world. IP provides the freedom of ultimate flexibility that will help manage your world whether interfacing with household appliances and integrated home systems for security and lighting or monitoring an entire factory.


IPSO Challenge 2014 ICW “Thank you for all the exciting Challenge entries from around the world! IPSO CHALLENGE judges now have the task of reading all the entries and choosing the best of the best. Stay tuned for the Top 10 semi-finalists!”


25 April: IPSO CHALLENGE 2014

Check back on 25 April, 2014 as we announce the semi-finalist entries for IPSO CHALLENGE 2014

17-18 June: Internet of Things World

Internet of Things World, 17-18 June 2014, Crowne Plaza Palo Alto, Silicon Valley, USA, is the only independent business event dedicated to IoT anywhere in the world.  The event is unique in a number of ways, including in its pure focus on IoT, its location here in the heart of Silicon Valley, the global nature of its participation, the breadth of ecosystem that it will bring together, the depth of quality conference agenda, the developer features including the IoT Hackathon, and the structured networking opportunities that it will provide.


EETimes, April 3, 2014: Micrium Gears Up for IoT

Micrium is re-tooling for the Internet of Things. The RTOS and embedded software supplier is poised to announce new partners supplying a streamlined Java virtual machine and hosted cloud services for IoT. It also will add to its portfolio support for related protocols and design services. The move comes amid a flood of companies angling … Continue reading


New Podcast! The IPSO Alliance – Clearing the IP Path for the Internet of Things

“The challenges facing IP in the Internet of Things six years ago when IPSO was formed sound a lot like the challenges it faces today. But this can be deceiving. Changing an industry as large and complex as IoT will take time, a lot of time. And while IPSO may be out-manned and out-gunned by … Continue reading

19 March: IPSO Launches New Smart Object Committee

IPSO kicked off the new Smart Object Committee, which has the goal of defining application semantics for Internet of Things applications important to our members in cooperation with the IETF, the Open Mobile Alliance and other standards bodies. The first charter task of the group is to publish the first set of Objects already started … Continue reading

Sensors Expo and IPSO Expand IoT Pavilion for 2014

ROSEMONT, IL, February 19, 2014 – Sensors Expo will be expanding its partnership with the IPSO (Internet Protocol for Smart Objects) Alliance in 2014, to expand the Internet of Things (IoT) Pavilion on the Expo floor showcasing technologies enabling IoT through the use of IP in sensor/control and M2M applications, as well as showcase the ten semi-finalists of the IPSO Challenge.

To learn more about being part of the IoT Pavilion at Sensors Expo, taking place at The Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, June 24-June 26. please contact Catherine (Cat) Nawawi, Marketing and Communications Director;


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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