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Market Trends: Four Ways to Optimize Your IoT Development-Board-Based Semiconductor Product Strategy

Published: 29 September 2016

ID: G00304381

Analyst(s): Brady Wang, Andrew Phillips

Summary

IoT development boards promise semiconductor suppliers a route to high-volume chip sales. Product managers of semiconductor suppliers must think beyond the basic board hardware, and consider factors that relate to cloud platform, open-source software, regional use cases and wireless connectivity.

Table Of Contents

Introduction

  • Electronics Development Board
  • Single-Board Computer Development Boards
  • Advanced Development Boards

Market Trend

  • IoT Development Boards Will Support More IoT Cloud Platforms
  • IoT Development Boards Will Support Open-Source Communities and Encourage Experience Sharing
  • Use-Case-Optimized IoT Development Boards Must Be Promoted for Specific Regions
  • IoT Development Boards Must Support an Increasing Number of Telecommunications Technologies

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