Atmel Brings Ultra-low Power Wi-Fi Connectivity to WeChat IoT Platform Enabling Secure Cloud Access for IoT Applications
The new platform, which is currently available in
The SAM W25 module is part of the Atmel SmartConnect family of wireless devices, and includes
"The IoT is the next big technology wave for the mobile, home automation, smart city, automotive and industrial markets and requires developers to now consider the complete edge-node-to-cloud communication to deliver tomorrow's secure, smart and connected devices," said
Pierre Roux, Director of Wireless Solutions,
Weixin started as a messaging app and has been developing into an all-in-one platform, which provides users with a wide range of services from hailing a taxi, shopping, to paying utility bills. As of the third quarter of 2015, the combined monthly active users' accounts for Weixin and WeChat reached 650 million.