Rob Tiffany

Monthly Archive: May 2017

IoT Minute Episode 28: The Anatomy of an IoT Edge Gateway

IoT Edge Gateways are comprised of numerous components that make southbound connections to devices, northbound connections to backend systems and perform all kinds of tasks in between.

IoT Minute Episode 27: Gateways at the Edge of the Corporate Network

In most business scenarios, IoT Edge Gateways typically live at the Edge of the Corporate Network.

IoT Minute Episode 26: The IoT Edge Gateway in your House

If your house or apartment is connected to the Internet, it’s most likely using something like a cable modem, DSL or satellite connection combined with a Wi-Fi router.

IoT Minute Episode 24: Introduction to Edge Gateways

Despite what you may have heard, telemetry is not always sent directly from device to cloud in the IoT world.

IoT Minute Episode 23: Sigfox and LoRaWAN

Sigfox and LoRaWAN represent two long range, low power, narrowband wireless technologies to empower your things with communications capabilities.

IoT Minute Episode 22: Connecting Old-School Things

It’s important to remember that the Internet of Things isn’t always about connecting new, modern devices to the Internet. 

IoT Minute Episode 21: Consumer IoT Communications

Unlike many Industrial Internet and M2M systems, Consumer things typically communicate using the same technologies that power most of the Internet like HTTP and RESTful services.

IoT Minute Episode 20: A Matrix of Things

To be successful in IoT, your platform must connect to as many things as possible which means your device SDKs must work with multiple embedded operating systems and support multiple programming languages.