IPSO Press & News

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

Smart Objects promote web scale interoperability between IP-connected devices and Internet of Things (IoT) applications 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 … Continue reading

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

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A trade group plans to publish a specification for building an Internet of Things software stack using the Internet Protocol. The effort is part of a growing trend toward implementing IP in embedded systems. The IP for Smart Objects Alliance (IPSO Alliance) will publish at least one reference architecture this year … Continue reading

IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 featured on HotSpot

IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 was featured on Wireless Design & Development (WDD) HotSpot, a weekly web video. WDD’s HotSpot is the leading technical and information resource for wireless design and technology professionals. During WDD’s visit to the IoT Pavilion at Sensors Expo in Rosemont, Illinois, HotSpot met the IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 contestants. The latest episode features … Continue reading

IPSO Alliance Announces CHALLENGE 2014 Winners

Centero CenLab Team Wins $10K IPSO CHALLENGE Grand Prize for Most Innovative IoT Design CHICAGO, IL–(Marketwired – Jun 26, 2014) – The Internet Protocol for Smart Objects (IPSO) Alliance today announced the Top 3 winners of the IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 during an awards ceremony sponsored by Google and held at the Sensors 2014 Expo & … Continue reading

IPSO Alliance Welcomes New Member Companies

IPSO Alliance is pleased to announce the addition of four new member companies! Please welcome Centero, Grid Connect, HOP Ubiquitous and returning member Oracle. We are honored to have these companies, from a wide spectrum of the industry, join IPSO in building a more connected world through defining IP-enabled smart objects for the Internet of … Continue reading

IPSO Alliance announces semi-finalists in IoT Competition

IPSO CHALLENGE 2014 competition for $10,000 grand prize heats up; Google sponsoring COLORADO SPRINGS, CO–  April 30, 2014 – The IPSO (Internet Protocol for Smart Objects) Alliance announced their ten semi-finalists for IPSO CHALLENGE 2014. “Our judges had a difficult time choosing just ten semi-finalists from the many innovative entries,” said Eaton Corporation’s Nick Ashworth, IPSO … Continue reading


 IPSO CHALLENGE 2014  announced June 25 at Sensors Expo. Stay tuned! Read more about IPSO CHALLENGE 2014: ARM Connected Community Econocom Istituto Superiore Mario Boella Industrial Ethernet Book Student  

Happy April 1st!: IPSO Alliance and Grid Connect launch “PKE Smart Sensor(TM)”

Did you enjoy our April Fools humor? Although the “PKE Smart Sensor” may have been a joke, the IPSO Alliance is very serious about defining smart objects for the IoT. Join IPSO and shape the future of technology! COLORADO SPRINGS, CO – (April 1, 2014) – The IPSO (Internet Protocol for Smart Objects) Alliance and … Continue reading