Software Technology Parks of India (STPI) has launched ‘IoT OpenLab’ at Bengaluru in association with Ministry of Electronics and Information Technology.


IoT OpenLab is a centre of excellence (CoE) in IoT. STPI is in the process to open 21 CoEs in emerging technologies across the country. Additionally, CoE will open up a plethora of opportunities for startups to build innovative IoT products and solutions.


As per STPI, three CoEs Electropreneur Park at Delhi, FinBlue at Chennai and NEURON at Mohali are already functioning and rest of them would be operational in the coming two years.


The focus of IoT OpenLab is creating a robust ecosystem in a collaborative model to nurture startups and drive R&D, innovation & product development in IoT focused on sectors like defence, aeronautics, industrial, agriculture, health, automotive and education.


The industry partnership covers Intel, NXP, Qualcomm, Texas Instruments, STM, TE Connectivity, Onsemi, Kyocera, Analog Devices, Silicon Labs, Molex, Vishay, Microchip, Infineon, it was stated.