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Building for Tomorrow: Next-Level Connectivity with IoT on AWS

There will be over 25 billion connected devices in use by 2021. As IoT is embraced across industry segments, the difference between the innovators and the followers often comes down to who can bring their solution to market first. Connected devices inherently have a great deal of complexity and customization, which often leads to cycles lost on lessons-learned and increased time-to-market.

Whether you’re looking to introduce IoT enabled products into your portfolio, employ more intelligent decision making, or improve the efficiency of engineering and manufacturing processes, leveraging Amazon Web Services’ connectivity, storage application, and analytics capabilities, learn how you can quickly build IoT solutions customized to your use case.​

Join Amir Kashani, VP AWS Cloud Native Development at Onica for a webinar where we’ll explore:
- How various industries are solving problems and realizing benefits with IoT
- Technical considerations for building IoT Solutions from hardware, firmware, cloud backend and data visualization
- Best practices in building end-to-end IoT solutions leveraging cloud-native AWS services such as AWS IoT Core, AWS Lambda, and Amazon DynamoDB
- Customer use case: Learn how an industrial motor company introduces a new line of connected drives enabling them to create a Managed Services offering for drive maintenance & quality control​
- Demo of Rackspace Technology IoT
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