Category: IoT Devices

The Futurum Group Chief Technology Advisor, Keith Townsend, explores Samsara’s entry into asset tracking and examines the company’s advanced distracted driver technology.
A Clear Market Endorsement for Its Universal HaaS Platform
Craig Durr, Research Director at The Futurum Group, discusses Xyte's strategic shift and its impact on the future of device manufacturing.
In our latest research brief, 5G Connected Devices: Superior Security for the Globally Dispersed Workforce, done in partnership with T-Mobile for Business, we analyze the technological advancements and the changing dynamics of the modern workplace that significantly broaden the cyberattack surface.
Bloated Inventories Still Saddle Recovery with Growth Asymmetries
Olivier Blanchard, Research Director at The Futurum Group, shares his insights on Semtech Q3 FY 2024 earnings, which point to continued recovery despite asymmetrical drag on hardware demand.
The New Cortex-M52 Chips Are the Smallest and Most Power-Efficient Processors to Use the Latest Arm Helium Technology
Todd R. Weiss, Senior Analyst with The Futurum Group, shares his insights as the Arm Cortex-M52 is smaller and adds power to bring AI to more devices. The tiny Arm Cortex-M52 is Arm’s latest processor for use in AIoT devices.
The Futurum Group’s Ron Westfall and Todd R. Weiss share their insights on Cisco’s proactive stance on labels for consumer IoT devices, which are bring proposed by the FCC to improve consumer confidence and understanding of security in IoT devices.
Arm Is Acquiring a Minority Stake in Raspberry Pi to Expand a Partnership that Aims to Work More Closely with IoT Developers
Todd R. Weiss, Analyst with The Futurum Group, shares his insights as Raspberry Pi gets a strategic IoT investment from Arm as they expand their partnership to work more closely with the IoT developer community.
Semtech’s Sequential Growth Earnings Point to Recovery, but Inventory Bloat Offsets Semiconductor Gains With a Drag on Hardware
Olivier Blanchard, Research Director at The Futurum Group, shares insights on Semtech Q2 FY 2024 earnings, which point to recovery in high-margin semiconductors and IoT segments despite inventory bloat continuing to drag on module and router revenue.
Additional AI Capabilities Can Be Leveraged Across a Wide Range of Industrial and Manufacturing Use Cases
Keith Kirkpatrick, Research Director at The Futurum Group, covers IFS’ acquisition of Falkonry and discusses how Falkonry’s anomaly detection technology can be utilized across a wide range of industrial use cases and functions.
Walmart Will Reach 60,000 Homes With Alphabet Wing Drone Delivery
Clint Wheelock, Chief Research Officer at The Futurum Group, examines what the Alphabet Wing and Walmart partnership means for Walmart customers with the upcoming launch of drone delivery services from two stores in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex.
Daniel Newman, Chief Analyst at The Futurum Group, provides his insights on the U.S. government's increased focus on the potential for Chinese cellular modules to track and potentially control devices on the Internet of Things.