Low-Power MCUs and IoT Security

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ADI’s low power artificial intelligence (AI) microcontroller units (MCUs) combine microcontroller class hardware with low power AI hardware to allow applications to perform at the level of solutions running on graphics processors. The hardware executes convolutional layers using only microjoules of energy, while the model extracts features and resolves them to make actionable and valuable local decisions.

ADI’s MCUs for the internet of things (IoT) are as smart as they are power efficient, combining the biggest embedded memories in their class with ultra low power technology. Now you can design smarter IoT products without running out of code space or battery life. And with the most advanced cybersecurity ever, you’ll be ready for anything you encounter. Our hardware-based embedded security features leverage physical unclonable functions (PUF) to withstand all known invasive cyberattack methods, with a core set of fixed-function crypto features to simplify implementation.

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IoT Security Reference Design with ChipDNA PUF Technology

ChipDNA PUF, or physically unclonable function, uses the physical characteristics that are unique to the particular chip to create a set of secret keys that are never exposed outside of the device. See how it works.

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Keywords Spotting Using the MAX78000

The MAX78000 is a new breed of AI microcontroller built to enable neural networks to execute at ultra low power and live at the edge of the IoT. See how to implement a keyword spotting application on the MAX78000.

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Face Identification Using MAX78000

Ever wonder what it looks like to run a face identification (FaceID) at the edge with minimized latency and optimized power consumption? This application note digs into the details.

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The MAX32655: Why Two Cores Are Better Than One

For computers and smartphones, all the computing cores are as nearly identical as possible so that tasks can be distributed as needed. But for deeply embedded processors, it’s often better to have multiple, specialized cores.

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AI at the Edge – Without Sacrifices

Running artificial intelligence applications on an IoT device usually requires sacrificing energy, speed or cost. Learn how ADIs ultra-low power MAX78002 enables AI at the edge without sacrifices – at similar performance to a GPU.

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DeepCover® Security Lab

The Security Lab has been created to teach you how to successfully apply security protocols in your system or product. It is designed to help you understand the importance of security, learn cryptographic terminology, and be able to apply them using the latest secure authenticator products.

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