Roger Ordman, Red Bend Software
The technology industry is embracing the idea that the Internet is connecting devices through what is known as the Internet of Things (IoT). The IoT consists of embedded devices that interact with other embedded devices. The ability to connect your mobile device to your car, wearable health technologies, and/or home systems that can be adjusted [...]
With the Internet of Things (IoT) boom, the number and types of smart devices is growing, and so is the amount of software in these devices. Competitive markets lead to shorter time to market and hence half-baked products, requiring fixes to core software even soon after release. Subsequently, there is a growing need for a comprehensive way to remotely manage these devices. Firmware Over The Air (FOTA) is a cost-effective, reliable, and secure method for updating connected devices.