Shelton, CT (PRWEB) June 16, 2014
SecureRF Corporation, a provider of identification, authentication, and data protection technology for the Internet of Things (IoT) announces that Drake Smith joined the company as its new Vice President of Development.
Mr. Smith is an industry veteran with over 30 years of experience managing the development of technology products and services. He was formerly CTO for the National Captioning Institute (NCI) and President and COO for ULTECH Corporation, a broadcast technology company he founded in 1991 and sold to NCI in 2002.
“Drake’s broad development experience with embedded software and low powered computing platforms makes him a great addition to our team,” said Louis Parks, SecureRF’s CEO. “He will be responsible for ongoing development and delivery of our secure sensor LIME Tag™ and Veridify®, our NFC-based anti-counterfeiting solution.”
Previously, Mr. Smith was an Applications Engineer and Technical Services Manager for ITT Semiconductors where he was responsible for the design and development of integrated circuits. Mr. Smith holds a Bachelor of Engineering degree from the University of Lowell, and a Masters of Software Engineering degree from Brandeis University.
SecureRF provides cryptographic security solutions for wireless sensors, embedded systems and other devices that are part of the Internet of Things. The company’s patented cryptographic protocols, in combination with industry-standard security methods, provide the smallest and fastest solutions for resource constrained platforms where little or no security currently exists. These environments include wireless sensors, Blue Tooth Low Energy (BLE), Near Field Communications (NFC), RFID and Smart Cards, and machine to machine (M2M) applications. More information about SecureRF can be found on its Web site at http://www.SecureRF.com. SecureRF’s insights into security can be found on its blog at http://www.SecureRF.com/blog/.
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SecureRF, LIME Tag and Veridify are either registered trademarks or trademarks of SecureRF Corporation.