January/February 2016 - page 2-3

The outlook for IoT applications is impressive.
The Internet of Things should make roughly a 15
trillion US dollar contribution to the global gross
social product in the next twenty years (source: General
Electric), with an installed base of 28.1 billion units by
2020 (source: IDC). But these figures are not only impressive,
but simultaneously alarming when one con ...
Firmware protection
for MCUs enables security in IoT applications
Microcontroller-based systems in IoT applications require a high level of data
security and functional safety. The solution presented in this article ensures both
a secure firmware update as well as secure functional upgrades for XMC4000
microcontrollers. Also, it supports the simple implementation of functional safety.
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