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SecureRF Announces Multi-Mode Sensor LIME Tag for the IoT, and an Update to its Credentialing Solution

Published March 30, 2016 by SecureRF in Anti-counterfeiting, Authentication, Cryptography, Department of Defense, Embedded Systems, Internet of Things, News & Events, Pharmaceutical, RFID, Secure NFC Tags, Security, Sensor Tags, Sensors, Smart card, Supply Chain, Temperature Sensor, Veridify

New MY01 LIME Tag provides integrated Cellular, Bluetooth Low Energy (BLE), classic Bluetooth, and Near Field Communication (NFC) connectivity on single platform with security and sensors MY01 utilizes Public-Key Infrastructure (PKI) for identification, authentication and symmetric security for on-tag data protection Integrates with Veridify Internet of Things (IoT) cloud-based platform for real-time visibility and monitoring LIME Tag Credential and Smartcard (NX01) updated with symmetric encryption […]


SecureRF CEO, Louis Parks Talks Security Solutions in the IoT with IDTechEx

Published March 3, 2016 by SecureRF in Authentication, Internet of Things, IoT Security, News & Events, Security, Sensor Tags, Sensors, Smart card, Veridify

IDTechEx interviewed SecureRF CEO, Louis Parks at the Sensors USA and Internet of Things Applications USA conferences.They discussed security and privacy solutions for the smallest devices on the Internet of Things including wireless sensors (Bluetooth LE/Smart), ARM Cortex M0/M0+/M3/M4 processors, FPGAs, ASICs, SoCs, NFC, RFID, and MCUs. Watch Video


SecureRF and RFID Experts Group Among the Highlights of AIM 2015 Year in Review

Published February 23, 2016 by SecureRF in AIM Global, Legislation, News & Events, RFID, RFID Tag, RFID Technology

SecureRF is a proud member of AIM, a global association focused on the standards in barcode, RFID, RAIN, RTLS, NFC and mobile computing and its impact in the IoT. Today, AIM released the “2015 | Year in Review – Innovation & Technology Leaders” report which featured an article about the work of the RFID Experts Group chaired by SecureRF CEO, Louis Parks. As the demands on technology expanded over the […]


SecureRF Newsletter, “Plaintext” January 2016

Published January 26, 2016 by SecureRF in Internet of Things, News & Events, RFID Tag, Secure NFC Tags, Security, Sensor Tags, Veridify

Our January ’16 newsletter, “Plaintext” is out, featuring news & notes about the security industry, company updates, and more. Read all about the ways we work to make products smart and secure in the IoT. Read all about it in “Plaintext”.  


SecureRF CEO discusses security, IoT, SBIR and hockey in CTStartup Podcast

Published December 4, 2015 by SecureRF in Authentication, Cryptography, Internet of Things, News & Events, RFID, RFID Tag, Secure NFC Tags, Security, Security Functions, Security Threats

Our CEO, Louis Parks, was interviewed for a podcast by CTStartup. This was recorded at the CT Innovation Summit which was put on by the Connecticut Technology Council. Their discussion starts with some explanations about security, which Louis clarifies is more than just encryption and can include authentication and non-repudiation. They discuss various IoT hacking incidents and security risks, including the fact that cars are […]


The Connected Logistics Market will be worth 20.46 Billion USD by 2020 and SecureRF is “niche player” per MarketsandMarkets.

Published September 8, 2015 by SecureRF in Embedded Systems, Internet of Things, M2M, Near Field Communication, News & Events, NFC, RFID

The report, called “Connected Logistics Market by Internet of Things (IoT) Technologies in Fleet Management, Warehouse and Inventory Management, by Connectivity Technologies (Zigbee, Wi-Fi, Satellite), by Devices, Transportation Mode, Services – Global Forecast to 2020,” was published in September 2015. Per research firm MarketsandMarkets, the connected logistics market is expected to grow from USD 5.05 Billion in 2015 to USD 20.46 Billion by 2020, at […]


SecureRF’s Louis Parks to Host AIM Webinar Series on August 6: Securing the Internet of Things Challenges & Opportunities

Published July 17, 2015 by SecureRF in Anti-counterfeiting, Authentication, Internet of Things, NFC, Privacy, RFID, Security

Louis Parks President & CEO, SecureRF will be hosting the next entry in the AIM Webinar series on Thursday, August 6, 2015, at 2:00pm EST. As devices, sensors and objects are given digital identities that connect them to the Internet by the billions, the need for security and privacy becomes a critical factor for both market adoption and safety. The 40-year-old security methods we now […]


Louis Parks Named Chair of AIM’s RFID Experts Group

Published January 22, 2015 by SecureRF in AIM Global, News & Events, RFID, RFID Technology

AIM has announced new leadership for the association’s key committees in 2015. Louis Parks has been named chair of the RFID Experts Group (REG) which is responsible for addressing the standards and issues associated with RFID. The REG is currently comprised of more than 40 organizations from the U.S., Europe and Asia. SecureRF has been a member of AIM North America for several years and […]


The Growing Number of Events About the “Internet of Things”

Published August 20, 2014 by SecureRF in AIM Global, Internet of Everything, Internet of Things, News & Events, RFID

I commented in a blog post last spring that You know when you start seeing a lot of new conferences and forums around a particular technology that it is getting to be a hot topic. Then it was in reference to the number of Supply Chain Assurance events, especially around counterfeit electronics. Now I am seeing much more buzz around events related to the Internet […]


Security is an Issue for All Top 10 Strategic Technology Trends for 2014 Identified by Gartner.

Published October 30, 2013 by SecureRF in Internet of Everything, News & Events, Privacy, RFID, Security, Sensors

Analysts at Gartner, Inc. recently highlighted the top ten technologies and trends that will be strategic for most organizations in 2014. As I was reading the list it struck me that there are security issues surrounding all ten of these trends yet Gartner referenced security for only one of them. Similarly, privacy is an issue surrounding most of these trends, yet Gartner only mentions privacy […]


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