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Purdue-based startup develops Internet of Things software to reduce operational costs, increase security of sensors

October 21, 2014 — WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Officials of a software startup based on Purdue University innovations say their company could reduce the operational cost and increase the reliability and security of the software that drives sensors.Vinai Sundaram, co-founder and CEO of SensorHound LLC, said sensors gather data from an environment and share it electronically. These sensors form the foundational element of the Internet of Things (IoT) and could be used in the future to control power grids and other large systems. Read More

Purdue graduate creates startup to produce, sell charcoal made from coffee grounds, creating a greener, faster way to grill

October 21, 2014 — WEST LAFAYATTE, Ind. – A Purdue University alumnus has developed a faster, more environmentally friendly way to grill food this tailgating season by using coffee briquettes made from coffee grounds. Read More