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Cypress and the Internet of Things


Cypress's Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices (WICED) combines the following features:


This WICED platform can accelerate time-to-market for IOT products. Cypress's WICED and cloud services can easily be adopted for automotive, industrial and consumer products.

Time-to-market is facilitated by the WICED IoT platform consisting of (from Cypress' site):

  • Wireless Internet Connectivity for Embedded Devices (WICED)   

    Eliminate the complexity of adding wireless
    Simplifies adding cloud services
    Allows customers to focus on their IoT product development

  • The WICED SDK is pre-integrated, pre-tested and courteously updated

    WICED APIs and drivers make wireless connectivity easy and flexible
    Proven production ready stacks (E.g. networking, security)
    Pre-integrated licensed ecosystem libraries (E.g. HomeKit, Weave)
    Pre-integrated world-leading IoT cloud Platforms (E.g. Amazon AWS, IBM BlueMix)

  • The WICED Partner Ecosystem accelerates your time-to-market

    Partners who are experts in product development with the WICED SDK
    Partners who are experts in integrating embedded system with mobile and cloud applications
    Partners who deliver a broad portfolio of certified modules optimized for power, range and interoperability
    Professional highly engaged community

Read more about:
  • Cypress Solar-powered Sensor Beacons
  • IoT products that connect directly to cloud; that connect to Cloud via IoT Gateway and Connect to Cloud via a mobile device
  • State-of-the-art wireless: Wi-Fi, Bluetooth and Zigbee connectivity 

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