IoT Agenda:

Open source


January 23, 2019  11:55 AM

How open source is shaping the home network

Alec Rooney Profile: Alec Rooney
connected devices, home router, Internet of Things, iot, IoT devices, IoT hardware, IOT Network, Open source, router, Routers

Open source already plays a big role in the home network. Most, if not all, home routers and networked devices, including IoT devices, in the home run some form of Linux. Many home routers are based on OpenWRT, an open source...

October 23, 2018  1:11 PM

Realizing the Holy Grail of digital

Jason Shepherd Profile: Jason Shepherd
cloud, Edge computing, Enterprise IoT, GATEWAY, Internet of Things, iot, IT, Open source, Operational technology, Scalability, Scale, SDK

Thank you for reading the final post in this five-part series, where I bring it all together -- outlining how we need an open, cloud-native edge to ultimately realize the Holy Grail of digital. If the current trend of vertically focused platforms continues, we'll have wildly different...


September 26, 2018  2:59 PM

At crossroads for IoT, the recipe for progress blends different perspectives

James Kirkland Profile: James Kirkland
architecture, Internet of Things, Interoperability, iot, IoT devices, Open source, Open source software, Standard, Standardization, standards

I recently traveled to EclipseCon 2018 in Toulouse, France to participate in the Eclipse IoT integration subgroup. I flew into Madrid and took a puddle jumper to Toulouse. There, I enjoyed the mélange of culture offered by this Occitanie territory which boasts Spanish, Italian and French...


August 9, 2018  1:13 PM

IoT ripe for SegmentSmack Linux kernel security vulnerability

Tae Jin Kang Profile: Tae Jin Kang
Code, Firmware, Internet of Things, iot, iot security, Linux, Linux KERNEL, Linux security, Open source, Open source security, Open source software, operating system, security in IOT

When added together, Linux platform variants create the largest platform for IoT operating system development and distribution. The proliferation of Linux variants in the IoT market has occurred because Linux is fast and can be easily customized -- and shared innovation is occurring at a breakneck...


July 10, 2018  12:43 PM

Three ways open source software makes IoT stronger

Josh Garrett Profile: Josh Garrett
ai, Artificial intelligence, Data, Github, Google, Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, Microsoft, Open source, Open source security, Open source software, Software

Open source software has never been more valuable than it is today. But, don't take my word for it -- just look at Microsoft's most recent move. Why else would this tech titan 0 Comments     RSS Feed     Email a friend


June 22, 2018  10:15 AM

Four steps to monetizing the internet of things

Eric Free Eric Free Profile: Eric Free
apps monetization, Business model, Data monetization, Enterprise IoT, Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, IoT data, iot security, monetisation, Open source, Subscription models

The internet of things is expanding its reach! Early last year, Gartner calculated that around 8.4 billion IoT devices were in use in 2017, up from 31% in 2016. It also noted that this number is set to reach...


June 12, 2018  3:42 PM

Safeguard AI from security vulnerabilities as IIoT big data grows

Tae Jin Kang Profile: Tae Jin Kang
ai, Artificial intelligence, Big Data, Code, code security, IIoT, Industrial IoT, Internet of Things, iot, IoT analytics, IoT data, Open source, Open source security

What IoT does for consumer devices, IIoT does on an industrialized scale. After collecting data from an array of close and far-flung devices and sensors, IIoT relays important information back to higher-order computing platforms. When machines have the capability to communicate with each other...


February 19, 2018  11:53 AM

IoT in 2017: Retrospective lessons from the field

James Kirkland Profile: James Kirkland
architecture, GATEWAY, Internet of Things, iot, IoT data, IoT platform, Open source, Open source software, platform

I was recently asked what my biggest takeaway was from this previous year, as well as what I thought might happen in 2018. In a nutshell, it comes down to this: With all the hype around IoT, I believe technology firms invested ahead of actual demand. This resulted in a number of products and...


February 1, 2018  12:13 PM

Growth of open source adoption increases number of security vulnerabilities

Tae Jin Kang Profile: Tae Jin Kang
Internet of Things, iot, iot security, Open source, Open source security, Software vulnerabilities

The 2017 Equifax breach served as a major PSA of the growing size and scope of security vulnerabilities in open source -- software components and applications. Despite many...


January 10, 2018  10:45 AM

Open source code recycling: Know your software supply chain

Tae Jin Kang Profile: Tae Jin Kang
iot, Open source, Open source security, Software

The proliferation of open source has rendered the decentralized software development model an irreversible trend. Its dominance is particularly apparent in the cloud/server, mobile and IoT computing categories, where Linux and other...


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