Arrow Electronics, Panasonic Industry, STMicroelectronics offer IoT modules; NFC Forum adopts bi-directional communication between smartphones, IoT devices; ProGlove provides social-distancing sensors for factory floor; Laird Connectivity unveils wireless IoT gateways; Nedap intros BLE-NFC vehicle gate access solution.
Smart labels and packaging are safely supporting healthcare products for patients and professionals, thereby saving lives.
The system offers pre-integrated network coverage in more than 200 countries and territories.
IoT button from Secufy and Thingstream prioritizes emergency responses; Suprema intros contactless access solution using NFC, BLE; Kudelski Group, CoreKinect enable secure monitoring of medical assets during pandemic; MachNation unveils IoT customer-experience testing service; SATO joins RAIN RFID Alliance; NFC Forum approves global wireless charging specification.
The company's item-level intelligence solutions, using Mojix's IoT and big-data platform, can track patients and medical personnel at hospitals, while also providing asset control.
The Quebec Institute for Logistical Innovation has submitted a solution using Connect&GO tags and software to the Department of Health Canada for preventing infections as patients are tested and treated at active hospitals for COVID-19.
Keonn Technologies' AdvanWash solution confirms that an individual has washed his or her hands and has authority to access a specific area, like an ICU, before doors open, while software collects that data for alerts and analytics.
GlobalPlatform supports SESIP methodology for IoT device security certification; Murata launches new website to foster tech innovation; Quuppa certifies Confidex tags to support its industrial RTLS offering; Comparesoft, Itemit, RedBite Solutions form referral partnership for asset-tracking app; Zigbee Alliance, Digital Illumination Interface Alliance collaborate on IoT gateways.
HID Global's HID Signo reader units are aimed at those requiring greater security and flexibility in digital access control.
InnerSpace's inFORCE solution can detect the locations of workers or the public as they move around a space, thereby facilitating social distancing, emergency response and crowd management.