Samsung Electronics says its new open platform, Artik, will help power the Internet of Things (IoT).
A trio of Artik products will be used in everything from those trendy fitness wearables to home hubs and smart machines. Each tiny Artik circuit board fits a processor, connectivity and security features inside a small frame. The smallest module in the series is Artik 1. The next option doubles in size.
List of Products
Artik 5: 29mm by 25mm, Wi-Fi capability, intended for smart home hubs
Artik 10: 29mm by 39mm, video encoding and playback capabilities
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“By leveraging Samsung’s high-volume manufacturing, advanced silicon process and packaging technologies, and extensive ecosystem, Artik allows developers to rapidly turn great ideas into market leading IoT products and applications,” said president Young Sohn at the Internet of Things World conference in San Francisco.