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TE Connectivity experts to analyze the state of IoT in smart homes at Silicon Labs Works With 2020 developer conference

TE experts to hold two-day Virtual Space to discuss IoT one-on-one with conference participants

SCHAFFHAUSEN, Switzerland – Sept. 3, 2020 – TE Connectivity (TE), a world leader in connectivity and sensors, will be joining the upcoming Works With 2020 smart home conference from Silicon Labs to analyze the state and evolution of Internet of Things (IoT) products.

Works With 2020, a free live online event, that runs Sept. 9-10. Those interested can register here: silabs.com/workswith.

During the Silicon Labs Works With 2020 developer conference, John Tuley, IoT business development, TE Sensors business unit and Kenneth Toomey, field application engineer, will be holding a two-day Virtual Space open to anyone who wishes to interact one-on-one. They will be available in TE’s Virtual Space Sept. 9 from 9 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sept. 10 from 9 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Works With is the inaugural gathering of the smart home ecosystem and will feature access to over 1,500 smart home developers, including those from Amazon, Google, Samsung, Z-Wave, plus 40 educational sessions exploring techniques for the development of smart home products using wireless protocols such as Bluetooth®, Zigbee, Z-Wave and Thread. The event will feature hands-on workshops, technical sessions and keynote presentations delivered by the engineers behind today’s latest advances in smart home technology.

“We are excited to be part of Works With 2020 alongside other impressive, industry-leading smart home technology providers,” said TE’s Tuley. “In today’s increasingly interconnected world, TE is committed to continuing to meet the safety, productivity, efficiency and sustainability objectives of our customers, especially those in the ever-growing smart home space. As a leader in the sensor industry, our unmatched portfolio of solutions remains vital to the next generation of data-driven technology.”

TE continues to be at the forefront of the sensor industry with a suite of IoT ready sensors for environmental monitoring, leak detection and telehealth applications in the smart home that are compact, reliable and scalable as well as proven to operate efficiently in harsh environments. TE’s precision engineering and robust sensors experience has enabled them to develop some of the smallest and most accurate sensors, including:

  • HTU31, a humidity and temperature sensor: Key features of HTU31 include precision engineering that keeps a strict linear response curve through humidity (0-100%) and temperature (-40° to 125°C), respectively; a fast response time of t63% in 5 sec; and sustained performance, low hysteresis and precise environment measurement even when exposed to high temperature, high humidity or condensation event. It is available in both digital and analog versions.
  • TSYS03, an ultra-compact digital temperature sensor: TSYS03 is available in two different sizes – TDFN8 2.5 mm x 2.5mm and ultra-small XDFN6 1.5mm x 1.5mm. Its small size enables lower thermal response time, which equates to fast temperature readings, while its improved ASIC design and reduced package size allows for an exceptional price-to-performance ratio.  Additionally, TSYS03 has an enlarged supply voltage range of 2.4V to 5.5V. Thanks to its low current consumption (stand-by <0.3µA), the TSYS03 can be used in battery applications for years without recharging or battery replacement.
  • 8911, a compact wireless accelerometer: The 8911 combines a sensor, data collector and a LoRaWAN™ radio into one compact, battery-operated device. This compact sensor is designed with a corrosion resistant stainless steel case and plastic covering and performs well in harsh environments. It uses a piezo sensing element, which has the advantage of high bandwidth and ultra-low power vs MEMS solutions, that enables longer battery life of up to 10 years and ultra-low sleep power usage.

To learn more about TE’s sensors business, visit te.com/sensors.

About Silicon Labs

Silicon Labs (NASDAQ: SLAB) is a leading provider of silicon, software and solutions for a smarter, more connected world. Our award-winning technologies are shaping the future of the Internet of Things, Internet infrastructure, industrial automation, consumer and automotive markets. Our world-class engineering team creates products focused on performance, energy savings, connectivity and simplicity. silabs.com

About TE Connectivity

TE Connectivity is a $13 billion global industrial technology leader creating a safer, sustainable, productive, and connected future. Our broad range of connectivity and sensor solutions, proven in the harshest environments, enable advancements in transportation, industrial applications, medical technology, energy, data communications, and the home. With nearly 80,000 employees, including more than 8,000 engineers, working alongside customers in approximately 150 countries, TE ensures that EVERY CONNECTION COUNTS. Learn more at www.te.com and on LinkedInFacebookWeChat and Twitter.

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