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Internet of Things Opportunities Showcased at Computex 2015

Published: 16 July 2015

ID: G00277381

Analyst(s): Brady Wang, Amy Teng , Ben Lee


IoT was in the spotlight at Computex 2015. As IoT emerges as the next big growth driver for the semiconductor industry, product marketing managers should re-examine their product roadmaps to align them with the expectations of IoT customers.

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  • Impacts


Impacts and Recommendations

  • Major application processor vendors provide reference designs for customers to accelerate the adoption of IoT in new applications, such as automotive, wearables, the smart home and healthcare
  • By leveraging the heritage assets of mobile devices and PCs, semiconductor vendors can shorten the learning curve of IoT exploration
  • The innovations created by developers via development boards will benefit sales of chips in boards from semiconductor vendors
    • Prototype by LinkIt One at Computex 2015
    • Prototype by Edison at Computex 2015
    • Other Prototype Examples at Computex 2015

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