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The Fight Over 5G

  On April 10, 2017, ATT made an offer to buy Straight Path Communications (STRP) for $95.63 per share in an all-stock deal worth $1.25 billion. Before the AT&T offer, Straight Path’s stock was trading [More…]

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IoT Cybersecurity Challenges

by Richard Fetik LTE (Long Term Evolution) is emerging as a viable and valuable alternative to other RF (Wi-Fi, etc.) connection technologies for some classes of IoT devices.  This article analyzes LTE IoT design considerations [More…]

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The Great IIoT Gold Rush

On September 9-10, 2011, I attended a “visionary” conference at Ritz Carlton in Laguna Niguel, California. The theme was Internet-of-Things (IoT). The driving force behind this conference was National Semiconductors. There were demos of IoT [More…]

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How good is your software?

How good is your software? By John Koon, editor-in-chief, RTC Magazine Good software performs the tasks you specify securely, safely and reliably. Moreover, it has to meet specific criteria such as application-specific, real-time requirements if [More…]