Internet of Things News Headlines Update on August 26, 2020

Semtech and AWS LoRa kits simplify IoT development. Semtech and Amazon Web Services (AWS) are working with Tensor IoT to simplify IoT development by offering asset tracking and smart building kits using LoRa technology and AWS IoT services. Read more at Semtech Press Release > Semtech Collaborates with AWS and TensorIoT to Simplify IoT Solution Development

Semtech and AWS LoRa kits simplify IoT development.
Semtech and AWS LoRa kits simplify IoT development.

Inmarsat, CPN, and MinFarm optimize LoRa satellite data. Satellite communications firm Inmarsat has teamed up with CPN Satellite Services and MinFarm Tech to enable data from IoT sensors operating on LoRaWans to be optimized for transmission over Inmarsat’s IsatData Pro (IDP) service. Read more at Inmarsat Press Release > Inmarsat joins forces with CPN and MinFarm to simplify connecting low-power wide-area networks to satellite

U-Blox supports improvements to Beidou GNSS. The latest GNSS technology from Swiss company U-Blox provides out-of-the-box support for the recently completed Beidou-3 navigation satellite modernizations. Read more at GPS World > U-blox technology platforms support BeiDou-3

U-Blox supports improvements to Beidou GNSS.
U-Blox supports improvements to Beidou GNSS.

Telit powers LiveU 5G video streaming for live sport. Italian IoT enabler Telit’s FN980 5G data card series is part of LiveU’s 5G-powered video streaming for live news and sports productions. Read more at Telit Press Release > Telit Enables LiveU’s 5G Field Solution for Live Video Streaming and Broadcasting

DFI and Innodisk combine to manage IoT devices. Combining technology from Taiwanese firms DFI and Innodisk are providing dual remote management for IoT devices that are better than the sum of its parts. Read more at Help Net Security > Innodisk and DFI provide dual remote management solution for IoT devices

Terbine API helps organizations monetize IoT data. Las Vegas-based Terbine has announced the open availability of a universal API suite for the IoT that organizations can use to submit, search, discover, retrieve, and monetize IoT data.

MediaTek and Inmarsat make 5G satellite IoT data connection. A field trial of 5G satellite communications has successfully transferred data with MediaTek’s satellite-enabled NB-IoT chipset through Inmarsat’s Alphasat L-band satellite, in geostationary orbit 35,000km above the equator. Read more at MediaTek Press Room > MediaTek Conduct World’s First Public Test of 5G Satellite IoT Data Connection with Inmarsat

Laird gateway links cellular and Bluetooth for IoT data. Ohio-based Laird Connectivity has launched the Sentrius MG100 Micro-Gateway, a family of compact, out-of-the-box Bluetooth-to-cellular LTE gateways that simplify bridging Bluetooth sensor data to the cloud. Read more at Laird Newsroom > Laird Connectivity Starts Shipping Low-Power Cellular and Bluetooth 5 Micro-Gateway for Wireless IoT Applications

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