Silicon Labs Acquires Zentri to Expand IoT Connectivity Portfolio

Silicon Labs recently announced the acquisition of Zentri, an innovator in low-power, cloud-connected Wi-Fi technologies for the Internet of Things (IoT). Zentri helps customers worldwide securely connect and manage their products across a wide range of industrial, commercial and consumer applications.

Zentri’s unique combination of modules, embedded and cloud software, APIs and tools enables rapid development of secure IoT end node products in a matter of weeks. By eliminating the need for wireless design expertise and providing a library of cloud-connected applications, Zentri allows IoT device makers to focus on differentiating their products and speeding time to market. The global IT research firm Gartner recognized Zentri in its “Cool Vendors in IoT ‘Thingification’ 2016” report.