How Developers Can Get the Most Out of IoT Standards and Tools

Posted on January 25th, 2017

Image: Shutterstock The Open Mobile Alliance (OMA) recently held their IOT Developer seminar/webinar “How Developers Can Get the Most Out of IoT Standards and Tools.”  This developer-focused event gave an overarching view of the industry standards and tools that are fostering interoperability and market growth in the Internet of Things (IoT). Presented in conjunction with […]

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Open Standards and Open Source in Telecom

Posted on January 18th, 2017

Image: vs148 “Open standards” and “open source” are two terms that can often be confused. While regular readers of this blog are likely able to differentiate, for clarification’s sake, open source is the term used for software when the original source code is freely available and can also be redistributed and modified. But it doesn’t […]

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Open Standards Make Smart Homes Smarter

Posted on January 11th, 2017

Image: Serghei Starus Author Phil Keys pointed out a recent  Forbes article entitled “Who Will Win the Broken Connected Home Market?” that today’s Internet-of-Things (IoT) related smart homes often fail to realize their promises. According to Keys: “While most smart home devices are connected to the Internet many of these devices can’t communicate or work […]

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Open Standards: Touching Every Part of Life

Posted on January 4th, 2017

Image: Christian Mueller A recent report from the Alliance for Internet of Things Innovation (AIOTI), presents the global dynamics and landscapes of IoT Standards Developing Organization (SDO), Alliance and Open Source Software (OSS) initiatives and how those can be used. One of the challenges that are associated to LSPs (Large Scale Pilots) addressed in the […]

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