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Episode 40: Wi-Fi 6 is powering the Industrial IoT landscape with Marian Kost of Texas Instruments


In today's episode, we're discussing the role of Wi-Fi 6 in the Industrial IoT (IIoT) landscape with our guest Marian Kost, VP and GM of Connectivity at Texas Instruments. Marian discusses how Wi-Fi 6 has supported performance improvements for IoT products in dense environments, and how the addition of new networks creates a more reliable and robust connectivity experience for applications like electric vehicles, HVAC systems, and patient monitoring. We also talk about how smart cities can utilize Wi-Fi 6 by building on top of existing infrastructures, and what designers should consider when developing Wi-Fi enabled IoT devices. Listen to learn more about how Wi-Fi 6 is shaping the future of IIoT.



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