07. October 2015 · Comments Off on Taking a Long-Term Look at the Future of IoT · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

To Mike Simon, if a product has an on/off switch, it should be connected to the Internet.Simon, the outgoing CEO of remote access technology maker LogMeIn and co-founder of the company’s Xively Internet of things (IoT) business, said during the opening keynote of LogMeIn’s inaugural Xperience user conference here Oct. 1 that businesses no longer need to spend a lot of money to enter the burgeoning IoT arena, and the tools they need to do so are easily attainable.

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18. September 2015 · Comments Off on Salesforce wants to dominate Internet of Things, Benioff says in keynote · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Marc Benioff’s big address to the thousands gathered for his Salesforce annual conference Wednesday featured Hawaiian conch-blowing, a Stevie Wonder performance, and a guy dressed like a lightning bolt.But for all the showmanship, the two-hour presentation boiled down to pure business. The message: the world is imploding with data, and Salesforce intends to be the dominant cloud-based data synthesizer to help companies increase sales.

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29. August 2015 · Comments Off on Intel Looks Beyond PCs to the IOT and…BMX Bikes? · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

The oldest technology is new again, Intel seemed to be saying at the keynote address that kicked off the Intel Developer Forum here Tuesday morning.An elaborate (and enormous) Rube Goldberg machine filled the stage, and when activated, it produced (with the help of myriad platforms, levers, and bowling balls) three clear-plastic bubbles containing the letters I, D, and F that floated through the audience to the thundrous strains of heavy metal-infused snippets from Tchaikovsky’s The Nutcracker. Before your eyes, a complex past was giving way to a chillingly easy future.

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17. July 2015 · Comments Off on The 7 Principles of the Internet of Things (IoT)  · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Recently I was honored to deliver the keynote speech at the Industrial Internet Consortium’s Energy Summit, hosted on the HP campus in Houston, where delegates from a number of companies gathered to explore how the Industrial Internet is transforming various industry segments.In my opening remarks, I recounted what I believe to be seven basic principles that underpin the IoT. I have derived these conclusions and observations over the last four years while working with end users and customers deploying a variety of Industrial IoT solutions. I’ll detail these seven principles in subsequent blogs, and here is a summary:

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12. June 2015 · Comments Off on Microsoft outlines Internet of Things plans for Windows 10 · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

At the Computex show in Taipei last week, Microsoft outlined its plans for the Internet of Things (IoT) and how both Windows 10 and Azure will play a part in the strategy.The IoT news was just one of many announcements made as part of a bigger keynote by Nick Parker, corporate vice president of the OEM Division at Microsoft, who was joined by Tony Prophet, corporate vice president for Windows and Search Marketing, and Roanne Sones, general manager of Windows Engineering.

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