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June 2013: Behind the Scenes: Interviews with the IPSO CHALLENGE Contestants – Oval Integration (IPv6 Retrofuturism)

Arman Bastani Oval Integration Why did you choose to enter IPSO CHALLENGE 2013? I have had little experience with competitions until I was asked to join a team at the first Startup Weekend in Orange County, California. It was more fun than I could ever imagine! The unique thrill of the competition coupled with developing … Continue reading

June 2013: Behind the Scenes: Interviews with the IPSO CHALLENGE contestants – University of Patras (Control Cube)

Dr. Constantinos Marios Angelopoulos University of Patras and Computer Technology Institute & Press “Diophantus” Our research group, affiliated to the University of Patras, Greece and to the Computer Technology Institute & Press “Diophantus”, has been conducting research in the field of Wireless Sensor Networks for more than a decade now. For many years the focus … Continue reading

June 2013: Behind the Scenes: Interviews with the IPSO CHALLENGE contestants – Colorado Micro Devices (CMD Asset Management)

Eric Gnoske and Colin O’Flynn Colorado Micro Devices Who is Colorado Micro Devices? Colorado Micro Devices makes small radio devices called RadioBlocks. The RadioBlock integrates a microcontroller, radio chip, and antenna all into a single device. This doesn’t sound very exciting and there are many vendors of such devices. But unlike almost all other vendors, … Continue reading

June 2013: Behind the Scenes: Interviews with the IPSO CHALLENGE contestants – Redwire Consulting, LLC (Energy Harvesting Transformer)

Mariano Alvira and Josh Gordonson Redwire Consulting, LLC The IPSO CHALLENGE 2013 popped into our periphery. A timely coincidence, really. We came across the e-mail while searching for something else and saw that it fit perfectly with our plans to develop an internet-connected energy harvesting current sensor. The next morning we decided that we’d give … Continue reading

June 2013: Behind the Scenes: Interviews with the IPSO CHALLENGE contestants – viBrain Solutions (Smart Lighting)

Miguel Castro (COO) and Antonio Jara (CTO) viBrain Solutions Why did you choose to enter IPSO CHALLENGE 2013? After working with the Internet of Things from the beginning, around 2007, when 6LoWPAN was not yet very extended, and carrying out several projects focused on the potential of IPv6 for constrained devices and sensors such as … Continue reading

March 2013 – Board of Directors’ Message

This time around, we offer you an information packed newsletter – there is just so much going on in the Smart Objects space, as well as within IPSO Alliance itself! IPSO has been present at many of the major conferences around the globe, and here you can find the latest information on what is hot … Continue reading

March 2013 – Featured Promoter: Linear Technology/Dust Networks

IETF 6TSCH: Combining IPv6 Connectivity with Industrial Performance Authors: Thomas Watteyne, Kris Pister Affiliation: Dust Networks Product Group, Linear Technology Dust Networks’ SmartMesh IP product line achieves ultra low-power, ultra high reliability and IPv6 connectivity by combining the IEEE802.15.4e TSCH and IETF 6LoWPAN standards on the best-in-class low-power system-on-chip. TSCH is the recently-ratified IEEE version … Continue reading

March 2013 – Featured Promoter: Sigma Designs

By Mary Miller, Marcom Co-Chair As the Internet of Things continues to expand, IPSO Promoter Sigma Designs is doing their part by introducing a Z-Wave to IP solution that brings Internet connectivity to the 14 million fully interoperable Z-Wave home control devices. These devices include sensors, lighting, door and access controls, HVAC, and entertainment, as … Continue reading

March 2013 – IPSO CHALLENGE 2013 Update

By Nick Ashworth, IPSO Secretary  What started as an idea back at the Fall Member Meeting in October 2011 has now come to fruition.  Launched on February 19th, IPSO CHALLENGE 2013 is underway. The purpose of the event is twofold: first, to promote the development of internet connected thingies (smart objects); and second, to create … Continue reading