By Michael Parks, P.E., for Mouser Electronics In its 2017 Revision of World Population Prospects, the United Nations predicted that the world population will hit nearly ten billion around the year 2050, up from the almost 8,000,000,000 humans currently inhabiting the globe. If those projections hold true, our planet will soon feed anotherContinue Reading

Level: Beginner This tutorial is all about biometric face detection. This also demonstrates how Medium One cloud connects and communicates with OmronB5T-007001-010 device through Feather Huzzah ESP8266 WiFi device which will lead to facial detection. Communication between the Omron B5T-007001-010 and the Medium One cloud is established via MQTT. MediumContinue Reading

Level: Intermediate This tutorial uses the Feather HUZZAH ESP8266 WiFi device with Adafruit RFM9x LoRa device to form a node. That node then  transmit some data through a gateway that is actually another set of Feather HUZZAH ESP8266 WiFi device and Adafruit RFM9x LORA device. The gateway then transfer the dataContinue Reading

Level: Beginner The first step to connect any IoT device with Medium One cloud is to create and setup your account with Medium One. In this tutorial, you will create and set up your Medium One sandbox account. Primary steps of this tutorial: Create a Medium One sandbox account. SignContinue Reading

This introductory guide will teach you how to easily connect WeMos ESP8266 Wi-Fi Module to Medium One cloud via UART for ultra-rapid IoT prototyping. Contact info@mediumone.com to request a free WeMos Wi-Fi module. About the ESP8266 and Medium One firmware: The WeMos module loaded with Medium One firmware will allowContinue Reading

Author:  Kaylee Bement This tutorial uses the WeMos ESP8266 WiFi Module and Medium One to control an LED and get your geolocation data. In this WeMos Quick Start Guide, you will: Set up an Arduino environment Program the WeMos board Use Medium Workflows to produce geolocation data and switch theContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to easily connect Amazon’s Alexa-controlled device to Medium One cloud without any additional hardware. You will utilize Alexa’s voice control interaction with Medium One. The example used in this tutorial is quite trivial; you will ask Alexa to generate a random number. Per yourContinue Reading

Would you like a free Wifi module in this tutorial? Contact maya.madhavan@medium.one to request more information! Introduction In this video, you will learn how to connect Amazon’s Alexa-controlled Echo speaker to Medium One and use it for voice control interaction with a WeMos WiFi Module. You will create workflows thatContinue Reading

May 17-18, 2017   Santa Clara, CA Medium One will be exhibiting at IOT World, Wednesday and Thursday, May 17-18 at the Santa Clara Convention Center.  Drop by and see how you can easily connect your IOT device to the Cloud and start processing sensor data in real-time.  Enter to winContinue Reading

RX231 Wi-Fi Cloud Connectivity Kit Integrates Renesas RX231 MCUs, Intrinsic ID IoT Authentication, and Medium One’s Cloud Services and Workflows SANTA CLARA, Calif., May 1, 2017 Renesas Electronics America Inc., a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions; Intrinsic ID, a digital authentication company and inventor of SRAM Physical Unclonable FunctionContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to link your Zendesk account to your Medium One account.  You will need a Zendesk Team Plan or higher.  This tutorial assumes you already have a Zendesk account and Medium One IoT Prototyping Sandbox [Buy-here]. Part 1: Create a trigger on Zendesk to sendContinue Reading

In this article, you will learn how to connect Amazon’s Alexa-controlled Echo speaker to Medium One and use it for voice control interaction with a Microchip PIC32 board powered by MIPS processors from Imagination. From there, you will create a workflow that will allow you turn on different LEDs onContinue Reading

Date: April 9, 2017 Author: Medium One   This document describes how to set and compile the Microchip IoT Monitoring kit, to generate a hex image file, and to flash the board.  These instructions are for Mac OS. For Windows, please refere to this project and readme https://github.com/medium1/iot-smart-sensing-microchip/tree/master/windows_project.    Continue Reading

Overview This tutorial will show you how to send tweets from your Medium One Sandbox account. We will create a twitter accounts for your Medium One account and send a daily tweet such as the current weather. Here’s what you need to get started: Medium One Sandbox account [Buy-here] WiFi Internet AccessContinue Reading

This tutorial connects your Medium One account with your Salesforce account. Once connected, whenever a case is created in Salesforce, a ticket is sent to Medium One. Device data is gathered and posted back to the Salesforce’s case automatically. In this tutorial, you will understand how data is transferred between Medium OneContinue Reading

Introduction This article explains the concepts at a high-level on how you can automatically provision many devices using Medium One and the Renesas IoT Sandbox. Before we begin, you can learn how to manually create device users here.  This is a manual method that is useful for a low quantityContinue Reading

End-to-End Prototyping Environment Bridges Embedded Design to the Cloud for Prescriptive, Predictive, and Real-Time Analytics-Based Applications October 4, 2016  SANTA CLARA, Calif. Renesas Electronics America Inc., a premier supplier of advanced semiconductor solutions, today introduced the Renesas IoT Sandbox, a comprehensive cloud-based environment where customers and partners can prototype theirContinue Reading

AUTHOR:  Joyce Li First off, how do you define smartness? For IOT devices, we can define smartness as how intelligent the device is in predicting future outcomes and trends through big data.  In order to boost how smart your device can be, predictive analytics can help. Predictive analytics is theContinue Reading

This tutorial will show you how to get started with the Smart Energy Meter IoT Kit which includes the Renesas RL78/I1B, Renesas RX111, Medium One Cloud services and IoT workflows. What you need to get started: RL78/I1C MeasureIt! Kit (Order here) RX111 YWireless Kit (Order here) Opto-isolation UART module WiFi InternetContinue Reading

In this tutorial, we will explain the steps to send MQTT messages to Medium One’s sandbox using a client application. Required: Medium One Sandbox account [Buy-Here] http://mqttfx.org/ MQTT username: (see instructions) MQTT password: (see instructions) MQTT broker: mqtt.mediumone.com MQTT port : 61620 Estimated time: 10-20 mins Prerequisite: Please go through ourContinue Reading

August 25, 2016  Renesas HQ, 2801 Scott Blvd, Santa Clara Join Renesas, Medium One, Intrinsic Id, and Micrium for an IoT journey that includes securely connecting your device to the Cloud, triggering real-time event processing, and employing fully programmatic workflows with rich IoT libraries. This workshop includes hands-on experience settingContinue Reading

August 17-20, 2016  Phoenix, AZ Join Medium One at the Microchip Masters Conference and see a demo of the new IoT Ethernet Kit that allows you to connect your sensors to the Cloud, extract data intelligence, and view the results on your mobile device using technology from Saritasa.

This tutorial will show you how to update your Microchip board’s firmware. This ensures that you are using the latest version, which may include additional features or bug fixes. Items needed: IOT Ethernet Monitoring Kit + Power Cable Microchip PICkit3 In-Circuit Debugger Microchip’s Integrated Programming Environment (MPLAB IPE) This isContinue Reading

July 11-14, 2016 Caesar’s Palace, Las Vegas Medium One partners with Saritasa to demo the IOT Ethernet Monitoring Kit. Come see how you can connect your sensors to the cloud in a few simple steps! Extract data intelligence using Medium One and view it on your mobile device using Saritasa.Continue Reading

  When would I need to reflash my board? If your board is connected to a power source but the heartbeat (LED D5) is not blinking after power-on, then the firmware may need to be reflashed. Note that the heartbeat LED may not blink if a sensor module is notContinue Reading

  Create a Whack-A-Mole game with Samsung ARTIK and Medium One In the following tutorial, you will learn how to create your very own Whack-a-Mole game as seen in our booth at the Samsung Development Convention earlier in 2016. The game essentially combines Samsung’s ARTIK modules and Medium One’s Data IntelligenceContinue Reading

See us in Startup City at IOT World on May 10-12, 2016 at Santa Clara Convention Center.  We will be demoing our new IOT Ethernet Monitoring Kit in partnership with MicroChip and Saritasa.

AUTHOR:  David Thai This tutorial shows you how to create beautiful customized email reports with charts and analytics using Medium One workflows.  We are going to show you how to build an email report like this one: Contact us @ support@medium.one if you’d like us to help build a custom reportContinue Reading