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Mindtree Enables Next Generation Bluetooth Low Energy Chips at Cypress

A Landmark 15th year for Mindtree: Revenue Crosses Half a Billion Dollars, Recommends Special Dividend and 1:1 Issue of Bonus Shares

by Angela Guess Mindtree recently announced “that its BlueLitE Bluetooth® intellectual property (IP) has been incorporated into the new PSoC® 4 BLE and PRoC™ BLEsystem-on-chip products from Cypress Semiconductor Corp., a leading provider of programmable solutions. Mindtree’s Bluetooth Smart link layer, stack and profile components, combined with a unique set of technology components from Cypress,…

How to Dip Your Toes Into Internet of Things Experimentation

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by Angela Guess Steve Sarracino of the Smart Data Collective recently wrote, “If you want to see a trend before it hits the mainstream, you must understand how they develop as most don’t happen over night. Many will advise you to follow the money and connect the dots. In contrast to this adage, the Internet…

Tim O’Reilly on the Internet of Things

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by Angela Guess Quentin Hardy of the New York Times recently wrote, “Tim O’Reilly has been at the cutting edge of the Internet since it went commercial. In fact, he helped take it there: In August 1993 he released the Global Network Navigator, a web page containing information, catalogs and a marketplace, which may have…

Kimera Systems Wants to Create a Virtual Assistant for Your Gadgets

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by Angela Guess Klint Finley of Wired reports, “With his new company, Kimera Systems, [Mounir Shita] wants to help create all sorts of internet-connected devices without help from the Googles and the Amazons, spreading the wealth to electronics makers and broadband providers instead. For consumers, who’s actually taking a cut of all these purchases might…

4 Big Data Problems Facing the Internet of Things

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by Angela Guess Alistair Croll of Radar recently opined, “The Internet of Things (IoT) has a data problem. Well, four data problems. Walking the halls of CES in Las Vegas last week, it’s abundantly clear that the IoT is hot. Everyone is claiming to be the world’s smartest something. But that sprawl of devices, lacking…

Will NoSQL Power the Internet of Things?

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by Angela Guess Adrian Bridgewater of Computer Weekly recently wrote, “Open-source NoSQL databases such as Apache Cassandra are (and will be) key enablers of the Internet of Things. This is the view of Jonathan Ellis, CTO at DataStax, a company known for distributing a commercially supported version of the open source Apache Cassandra NoSQL Database Management System.…