The Rise in Connected Living and What It Means for ICT

Audrey William
We are entering into an era where smart and connected objects will surround us; everyday objects and appliances will monitor their environment, report their status, receive instructions, and even take action based on the information they receive from our PCs, smartphones, and tablets. IT will play an important role in every single industry. This podcast will look into how telecom providers, software designers, systems integrators, utilities and others are actively pursuing this market opportunity.

This podcast will discuss in detail:

1)The definition of connected living in the home, work and city environment
2)The ecosystems of vendors and partners
3)How Cloud, Big Data, Mobility and Low Cost Sensors is driving the Internet of Things/Connected Industries
4)Opportunities for vendors, channels and telecom service providers
May 15 2014
31 mins
The Rise in Connected Living and What It Means for ICT
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