Overview:

Looking to create an Internet of Things (IoT) solution that embeds Wi-Fi®? In this session we will talk about how Texas Instruments is making Wi-Fi easier to develop with using the industry’s first single chip programmable Wireless MCU. This MCU is based on ARM®Cortex®-M4 MCU with integrated Wi-Fi that is easy to use. Available in most homes and offices and in majority of mobile devices, Wi-Fi has become a very interesting solution for IoT connectivity. This technical session will cover key features of SimpleLink™ Wi-Fi , software and tools provided to create IoT solutions such as audio streaming, security, home and building automation applications and more.

Attendees Will Learn:

  • What is SimpleLink Wi-Fi
  • What are key features
  • Software and tools available for this embedded Wi-Fi solution
  • How this solution makes it easy to add Wi-Fi to any application

Speakers

Dana Myers
Channel Marketing Manager, Texas Instruments

Dana Myers is the channel marketing manager for the Wireless Connectivity Solutions organization at Texas Instruments. This role focuses on outward communications and product marketing to broad market partners and customers. Prior to this role, Myers was OMAP software marketing manager in charge of Linux OMAP software solutions, and worked closely with leading OEMs for software requirements and execution.

In addition, she worked with the TI OMAP Developer Network to leverage 3rd party expertise for software offerings that TI did not provide. Prior to this, Myers was the Marketing Manager for the OMAP Developer Network and was basestation product marketing engineer for custom ASICS that went into basestations.

Myers received a bachelor’s degree in computer engineering from Texas A&M University.




Babu Rajan
Senior Field Applications Engineer, Arrow Electronics

Babu Rajan is currently a Senior Field Applications Engineer at Arrow Electronics, based in Plano (Dallas metro) Texas. He has 30 years experience as an electrical engineer. After graduating from the University of Texas, Arlington, Babu spent almost 2 decades designing and working on various systems for military and telecommunications applications. For the last 10 years Babu has focused his technical skills towards helping customers, in many industries, develop and launch their products to market.