PhotonStar LED Group PLC (LON:PSL) has received notice from the UK Intellectual Property Office that its secure commissioning patent has been granted.
The application entitled Wireless Nodes with Security Key is a critical element of the LED lighting solutions group’s wireless network technology.
The patent is targeted at PhotonStar’s Internet of Things range -which connects various devices wirelessly- where it said security vulnerabilities at the commissioning stage had to be safeguarded.
"Security is an important requirement in IoT applications, and we are excited to announce this major development in our wireless network technology,” said chief technical officer Dr Majd Zoorob.
Zoorob said the group had the potential to play a significant role as a secure platform for real world Internet of Things applications.
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