Internet of Things Experts

Barr Group's Internet of Things (IoT) expert witnesses advise attorneys in class action and IP litigation. Our experts have hands-on experience designing Internet-connected electronics devices such as personal fitness monitors, WiFi security cameras, and smart home devices and have testified successfully in high-profile jury trials.

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Internet-Connected Smart Products

Barr Group is in the business of designing reliable and secure computers and we have software engineers with hands-on experience designing a wide variety of mass-market Internet-connected products that network via 802.11 WiFi, RFID, NFC, Bluetooth (including BLE), Zigbee, cellular, and M2M. For example:

  • Smart TVs and smart speakers from Google, Amazon, and Apple
  • Set-top boxes for cable and satellite television
  • Wearable computers such as fitness trackers and heart-rate monitors
  • Smart home thermostats, doorbells, sensors, and LED light bulbs
  • Network LAN/WAN routers, hubs, and switches
  • Edge computing devices and routers for cloud computing

Barr Group's engineers are familiar with all of the major technologies used to design connected devices including the Google Cloud IoT, Amazon AWS IoT Core, and Microsoft Azure IoT frameworks, real-time operating systems and Linux, and also the programming languages that are used, such as assembly, C, and C++. And we are equally comfortable reviewing electronic circuits and schematic drawings.

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Expert Witness Services

Barr Group's connected device experts support plaintiffs and defendants in litigation in U.S. District Courts, at the International Trade Commission (ITC), and before the Patent Trial and Appeal Board (PTAB). Our services include:

  • Technical assistance with drafting of discovery requests
  • Software source code review and analysis
  • Source code comparisons for copyright and trade secret theft
  • Prior art review for patent invalidity
  • Analysis of electronics and related design documents
  • Reverse engineering, including disassembly of binary code
  • Forensic analysis, including electronic data recovery
  • Expert reports, declarations, and witness statements
  • Testimony at deposition, oral hearings, and trials

Barr Group has a demonstrated ability to quickly activate one or more code reviewers to match the size, scope, and complexity of any project.

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The following is a representative subset of Barr Group's experts who have experience designing and/or testifying about these technologies:

Internet of Things (IoT)

GPS Navigation Systems Expert Profile

Experienced engineer and product manager who has been working with leading-edge navigation technologies for twenty-five years.

Microprocessor Design Expert Profile

Adjunct professor of electrical and computer engineering with years of industry experience in the design of microprocessors for infotainment and multimedia systems, as well as wireless and GPS systems.

Embedded Systems & IoT Expert Profile

Adjunct professor of computer science with two decades of industry experience in software engineering and all phases of the software development life cycle.

Wireless Protocols Expert Profile

Computer networking and wireless technology expert with over thirty years of industry experience.

Enterprise Software Expert Profile

MIT-educated computer scientist experienced in analyzing, architecting, designing, developing and optimizing service provider and enterprise solutions for a wide variety of industries. 

Embedded Software Design Expert Profile

Former adjunct professor of computer engineering with more than twenty-five years of experience in the software industry, including over a decade spent developing software for embedded systems.

Military Systems Design Expert Profile

Embedded systems industry veteran who built or managed the development of more than one hundred computer products.

Computer Security Expert Profile

Electrical engineer with extensive electronics and software product development experience across a broad range of industries and platform architectures.

Cellular Communications Expert Profile

Long-time independent engineering consultant in the design of both electronics and software in constant demand from a wide variety of clients.

Expert J520S

Long-time independent engineering consultant in the design of both electronics and software in...

Expert S5300

Electrical engineer with extensive electronics and software product development experience...

Expert B600R

Former adjunct professor of computer engineering with more than twenty-five years of experience...

Expert T512N

MIT-educated computer scientist experienced in analyzing, architecting, designing, developing...

Expert P420K

Adjunct professor of computer science with two decades of industry experience in software...

Expert B420K

Experienced engineer and product manager who has been working with leading-edge navigation...

Expert B624L

Adjunct professor of electrical and computer engineering with years of industry experience in...

Expert G524L

Embedded systems industry veteran who built or managed the development of more than one hundred...

Expert O600R

Computer networking and wireless technology expert with over thirty years of industry experience...

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