Blogs

May 2018

Managing Data Security Risks in a Resource-Constrained Embedded IoT Environment

By | 2018-05-30T18:22:38+00:00 May 30th, 2018|Blogs|

May 30, 2018  |  Mike Mackey It seems we are rapidly entering the phase with the Internet of Things (IoT) where it is harder to find a device that isn’t “smart” than to find one that is. In the past, if you wanted a smart refrigerator, you went to the appliance store and you took [...]

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March 2018

Your Data Security: Shield or Sword?

By | 2018-03-14T18:03:47+00:00 March 14th, 2018|Blogs|

  March 14, 2018  |  Grant Asplund What role will data security play when you go to market… will it be your shield, or your sword? Okay, so you're building a new thing… when will it secure the data it creates? The first question has to do with your strategy as you prepare to go [...]

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Heavyweight Security for Lightweight Devices

By | 2018-03-12T18:56:39+00:00 March 12th, 2018|Blogs|

  March 12, 2018  |  William Adams Recently I had the privilege of writing a guest post for the Arm Mbed blog, "The Challenge of Providing Heavyweight Security for Lightweight IoT Devices." And shortly after that I enjoyed participating in a joint Arm and CENTRI webinar on the same subject. We at CENTRI have taken [...]

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December 2017

5 Top Things I Learned About IoT in 2017

By | 2017-12-20T00:39:50+00:00 December 20th, 2017|Blogs|

  December 20, 2017  |  James Salter The Internet of Things is a fascinating space to work. Companies involved with making things and supporting their connectivity are certainly in exciting times. They are also in the unenviable position of delivering devices and services that provide value to customers, differentiate their products in a more crowded [...]

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September 2017

Device Makers, Choose Your Weapon!

By | 2018-03-12T22:19:59+00:00 September 21st, 2017|Blogs|

  September 21, 2017  |  Grant Asplund There’s a ton of excitement in the embedded industry about IoT devices. From wearables and smart home gadgets to life-saving medical equipment, connected IoT devices are expected to be game-changing for the consumers and enterprises who use them and the companies who manufacture them. While the rush to [...]

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July 2017

The Single Biggest Problem with IoT

By | 2018-03-12T22:20:52+00:00 July 26th, 2017|Blogs|

  July 26, 2017  |  Vaughan Emery You’ve likely heard of this revolution called the Internet of Things or IoT. It’s already starting to dramatically change the way the world does business even if yours isn’t quite there yet. The economic value driven and human value created by IoT solutions will be enormous. Innovations such [...]

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June 2017

Eliminate IoT Security and Big Data Risk… Now!

By | 2018-03-12T22:21:37+00:00 June 12th, 2017|Blogs|

  June 12, 2017  |  James Salter As we look forward to the Connected Plus / Big Data Toronto 2017 show, June 20-21, it’s not only a view into how new technologies can bring fantastic business benefits but how they can also bring considerable risk. Internet of Things (IoT) innovations will drive enormous economic value by creating [...]

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May 2017

Why DIY is DOA for IoT Security

By | 2018-03-12T22:22:15+00:00 May 17th, 2017|Blogs|

  May 17, 2017  |  Grant Asplund For years, we in the computing industry have always had a safety net when it comes to securing our devices. In the past, no matter what type of device we acquired, we always could ‘add’ security applications and utilities AFTER we acquired it. We could add anti-virus or [...]

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March 2017

Break It, Fix It – The case for purpose-built IoT security

By | 2018-03-12T22:23:04+00:00 March 29th, 2017|Blogs|

  March 29, 2017  |  Grant Asplund Spoiler alert: IoT security can’t be an add-on. We are at a key inflection point with the new Internet of Things – specifically when and how IoT security is developed and deployed. The cause of this inflection is the vastly different composition, design and intention of today’s secured [...]

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February 2017

The Best Offense vs Defense for IoT Security

By | 2018-03-12T22:23:47+00:00 February 1st, 2017|Blogs|

  February 1, 2017  |  James Salter As Super Bowl Sunday nears I’m reminded of the old argument – what wins championships, offense or defense? You might jump to say defense right away, and while you would be statistically right, it’s not by much. See this interesting analysis from Freakonomics a number of years ago on [...]

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