More with Less – Wi-Fi and The Internet of Things

By | October 21, 2014

iotBigger is better?  Not for the Internet of Things…

In my last article, we talked about the Need for Speed and discussed MIMO streaming technology to increase throughput.  While extremely important for applications that require large amounts of data to be transferred, this isn’t always on the forefront of an engineer’s mind when designing new products.

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Need Bluetooth?

By | October 15, 2014

BluetoothWe are excited to share the news that Qualcomm has announced yesterday that it has reached agreement with CSR plc (“CSR”) regarding the terms of a recommended cash acquisition.  CSR is a recognized industry leader in Bluetooth, Bluetooth Smart and audio processing technology.

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USB Device Options – Citrix, VMWare

By | September 22, 2014

White Paper - USB in Virtual EnvironmentsSilex has been innovating and creating solutions for USB device connectivity for many years. Over 12 million products have shipped globally using our USB over IP networking technology in businesses.

One of our specialties is providing robust business solutions for connecting and sharing USB devices on wired and wireless networks. One of the popular and trending applications is to use our USB Device Servers in Virtual Environments like Citrix and VMWare.

Check out our new white paper which provides information about using USB devices in these virtual environments like Citrix and VMWare. We also show you the advantages of using Silex USB Device Servers in these environments. We have a lot of options for companies looking to integrate including the SDK we have made available for developers who want to integrate networked USB functionality into their own application.

ETSI R&TTE EN 300 328 v1.8.1

By | September 11, 2014

EuropeThere has been quite a buzz regarding some recent revisions in EU wireless regulations during the last few months, referred to as the R&TTE updates. In this blog, I will attempt to explain this new update to the R&TTE regulation known as the “ETSI R&TTE EN 300 328 v1.8.1”.

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