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IPSO Alliance Smart Object Guidelines Rapidly Gaining Traction; Announces Work on Next Generation of IoT Interoperability

Alliance Invites IoT Designers to Join Development Efforts; Demo to be Showcased at IoT Week The IPSO Alliance (IPSO) announced that its Smart Object Guidelines are experiencing strong industry adoption,…

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Guest Post: IKEA TRÅDFRI Smart Lights use IPSO Smart Object Models

Jaime Jiménez of member company Ericsson has been very active IPSO Alliance's working group, especially the Semantic WG that published the IPSO Smart Object Guidelines. Perhaps it's no surprise then…

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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 enabling IoT devices’ hardware and software interoperability. 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?