20 min

A Smart Approach for Doing Firmware Right Over the Air — IoT, Connected Devices, & the Journey

    • Management

Nobody gets firmware right the first time. It’s a hard truth in the IoT space.

Many developers of smart products trip up at this step in their journey.

It’s not just the initial development that’s difficult either. As the product evolves, you need to constantly improve the experience—without breaking things in the process.

Alan Vardon, Director - Smart Home Division at Globe Electric, is well-versed in the trials and tribulations of firmware development, and he’s learned a few lessons along the way.

In this episode, we discuss:
Transitioning an established company to the smart home space
The importance of initial and continuous testing with firmware
The challenges of working with firmware



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Nobody gets firmware right the first time. It’s a hard truth in the IoT space.

Many developers of smart products trip up at this step in their journey.

It’s not just the initial development that’s difficult either. As the product evolves, you need to constantly improve the experience—without breaking things in the process.

Alan Vardon, Director - Smart Home Division at Globe Electric, is well-versed in the trials and tribulations of firmware development, and he’s learned a few lessons along the way.

In this episode, we discuss:
Transitioning an established company to the smart home space
The importance of initial and continuous testing with firmware
The challenges of working with firmware



Never miss an episode of Over The Air by subscribing wherever you listen to podcasts.

Listening on a desktop & can’t see the links? Just search for Over the Air in your favorite podcast player.

20 min