Technical Insights

Technical Insights Introducing a Transit-Grade Cellular Router for Fleets and Industrial Applications Steve Mazur, Business Development Director, Government
January 15, 2019
The new Digi® WR54 LTE-Advanced router provides a hardened, robust communication solution for transit and industrial applications in demanding conditions....
Technical Insights 2018 Year in Review: Our IoT Announcements You May Have Missed Jayna Locke, Senior Marketing Manager
December 26, 2018
We are excited about the 2019 year ahead, here at Digi International, where we’ve been turning up the heat on...
Technical Insights Scalable Remote Management for IoT Networks Mike Bleakmore, Product Marketing
December 14, 2018
Digi Remote Manager is a complete device management solution that can monitor, manage, and update devices from a centralized secure platform.
Technical Insights Digi Edge Compute with AWS Greengrass Mike Bleakmore, Product Marketing
October 24, 2018
Based on the NXP i.MX line of application processors, Digi ConnectCore embedded SOMs and SBCs deliver the compute power necessary to run Greengrass Core and interact directly with the cloud.
Technical Insights How to Pick the Right 4G LTE Technology for Your Business Needs and Applications Harald Remmert, Director of Engineering
July 31, 2018
Private LTE networks provide new opportunities for either enterprises to deploy secure communication for increased flexibility and added security, or for the Industrial IoT (IIoT) to build a private network, for example in remote farming or mining sites to run industrial IoT devices and applications.
Technical Insights How to Ensure a Successful Migration from 2G and 3G to 4G LTE Harald Remmert, Director of Engineering
May 11, 2018
With 2G shutdowns already occurring and 3G network shutdowns on the horizon, long-term transition plans and migration strategies are vital for network engineers and administrators to capitalize on the advantages of 4G, 5G, and LTE.
Technical Insights Understanding the Zigbee 3.0 Protocol Mike Bleakmore, Product Marketing
April 19, 2018
ZigBee is a wireless technology developed as an open global standard to address the unique needs of low-cost, low-power wireless IoT networks.
Technical Insights Sum of Smarts: Security, Reliability, Certifications & ROI Rob Faludi
February 23, 2018
Digi XBee3’s smart security, reliability and certifications all add up to the very smartest return on your investment. While you’re speeding your product to market with your mind at ease, you’re also delivering more funds to the bottom line.
Technical Insights Sum of Smarts Featuring: Modularity and Programmability Rob Faludi
February 6, 2018
Digi XBee3 takes smart to a whole new level. Building on our industry-leading embedded technology, Digi XBee3 delivers enhanced functionality, design and programmability that reduce costs and accelerate time to market.
Technical Insights How to Choose the Right Antenna for Your IoT Application Dustin Morris, Principal RF/Antenna Engineer
February 6, 2018
Antennas come in many shapes and sizes, for many different uses. Some are attached externally to the product for the...
Technical Insights Who Is Responsible for IoT Device Security? Don Schleede, Information Security Officer
December 21, 2017
Many people believe that security can be fully implemented by the device manufacturer, or that it’s possible to install a security-focused software program to detect and thwart hacking. But in fact, true device security is a combination of technologies, processes and best practices.
Technical Insights Lessons Learned from the KRACK Vulnerability Don Schleede, Information Security Officer
December 4, 2017
Security should be top of mind for anyone responsible for device security and network communications. KRACK (Key Reinstallation Attack) involved an issue with the WPA2 protocol, which encrypts Wi-Fi traffic for a huge majority of devices and routers today. In other words, this issue impacted almost everyone with a computer. What can we learn from this?