Korean tech giant Samsung Electronics is pairing up with a number of global IT companies to make the Internet of Things… a thing of reality.
Samsung on Tuesday said it was establishing the Open Interconnect Consortium… which will set standards and build a common framework for the sector.
The Internet of Things refers to connecting physical objects to the Internet and exchanging and creating new information.
The consortium includes a number of global firms, including Broadcom, Dell, and Intel.
Samsung says it plans to reveal the first open source code for smart home and office solutions.. and later expand into the healthcare and automobile sectors, among others.