Hypercat standard becomes Australian IoT cat’s meow

The chaotic Internet of Things (IoT) space just got a bit less fragmented as an Australian consortium chose to back the Hypercat technology standard. The Hypercat Australia group recently launched its efforts as a counterpart to the UK-based alliance pushing the Hypercat standard. This comes against the backdrop of competing standards vying for dominance in […]

Will utilities drive IoT security market growth?

Utilities will be among the sectors rushing to keep their fast-growing Internet of Things (IoT) systems safe from hackers will drive growth in the IoT security market by 55% between 2016 and 2020, according to a new study. The report by MarketResearchReports.biz entitled “Global Internet of Things Security Market 2016-2020” found that IoT security will be […]

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Cypress to acquire Broadcom’s IoT business for $550 million

Semiconductor firm Cypress has announced a $550 million acquisition of Broadcom’s Internet of Things (IoT) division. It comes on the same day Cypress CEO T.J. Rodgers revealed his intention to step down as leader of the company he founded, after 34 years in charge. The acquisition includes Broadcom’s Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and Zigbee IoT products and […]

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Hackers drive huge global IoT security market growth

The widespread deployment of Internet of Things (IoT) technology is driving increased security breaches that will spark incredible growth in the IoT security industry. A recent study by MarketResearchReports.biz predicts that compound annual growth in the IoT security market will reach nearly 55% over the next year. “With the continuously widening expanse of 2G, 3G, […]