Ultra-Wideband has received a lot of recent attention as handset makers like Apple and Samsung begin to roll it out and big players in the automotive industry make serious moves in the secure car access space. What makes these use cases possible is UWB’s ability to provide spatial awareness to smart edge devices.
In this episode of the Smarter World Podcast, EE Times Editor Nitin Dahad is joined by Charles Dachs, VP and General Manager, Secure Embedded Transactions, NXP Semiconductors, and Ramesh Songukrishnasamy, SVP & CTO at HID Global to explore how this technology is leveraged and what these movements mean to the access space, to the consumer and for the UWB ecosystem overall.
The conversation spans UWB’s evolution from a data transfer technology to its new role as a fine ranging technology. Learn how it fits into the connectivity landscape, how consumers will adopt it, the opportunities for exciting new use cases and the importance of standardization.
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