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Insights on IoT applications and technology trends from Digi thought leaders and subject matter experts
Applications Summit Envirosolutions Streamlines Data Processes with Wireless Sensors and Digi Jess Morris, Digital Marketing
September 26, 2018
With over 20 years of experience developing groundwater visualization tools, Summit combines the power of environmental science with data management tools to monitor the quality of water – and to enhance our understanding of physical, biological, and chemical relationships.
IoT Trends IoT Development with Wireless Communications: Getting Started Kyle Sporre, RF and Hardware Engineering Manager
September 20, 2018
Embarking on an IoT development project presents many questions that need to be answered — whether you have extensive experience...
IoT Trends Cellular Simplified: Introducing the Digi XBee3 LTE-M/NB-IoT Smart Modem Mike Bleakmore, Product Marketing
August 9, 2018
With the introduction of Digi XBee3™ Cellular LTE-M, Digi has simplified the task of integrating the latest LTE and low-power wide-area (LPWA) technology into IoT devices.
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.
Applications Cellular Routers to be Critical for Public Safety Communications Jess Morris, Digital Marketing
July 17, 2018
The new FirstNet technology will allow agencies to utilize purpose-built transit cellular routers as a means to improve communications. See why fail-safe interoperable network is critical and learn how to select a router for FirstNet applications.
IoT Trends How to Stay Ahead of the 3G Network Sunset Harald Remmert, Director of Engineering
July 12, 2018
In order to stay ahead of the 3G network sunset, we must first think about how this will affect us to better prepare for the migration.
IoT Trends From Maker to Mainstream – Productizing Innovation Jayna Locke, Senior Marketing Manager
July 9, 2018
“The alarm sounds at 120 decibels,” Joan said. “It wails. Ninety decibels is a loud rock concert. This is a siren.”
IoT Trends Verizon 2G and 3G Sunset Starts Jess Morris, Digital Marketing
July 2, 2018
As you may know, Verizon has now shut down new activations for 2G and 3G and non-VoLTE phone devices as of June 30, 2018. Fortunately, Digi has a solution to these shutdowns with a family of rugged, purpose-built routers for any industrial application or environment.
IoT Trends Get a Sense of IoT Sensing Technologies Jess Morris, Digital Marketing
June 26, 2018
Our Digi team is joining leading experts from the industry at Sensors Expo & Conference 2018 to cover the most comprehensive sensor-focused topics and conversations with over 6,400 professionals from more than 40 countries.
Applications NASA Selects Digi XBee for TechEdSat Missions 5, 6, and 7 Mike Bleakmore, Product Marketing
June 6, 2018
After successful launches of TechEdSat 5 (2016) and 6 (2017), in 2018, NASA has again chosen Digi XBee for the TechEdSat 7 launch to collect sensor data including temperature, air pressure, and 3-axis acceleration parameters.
IoT Trends Digi’s Global IoT Conference – Connecting Smart Community Jess Morris, Digital Marketing
May 21, 2018
Hundreds of business executives, engineering leaders, IoT practitioners, and solution developers will be in Minnetonka, Minnesota to demonstrate and discuss what the future holds for IoT technology 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.
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