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#IoE Napkin Math and Your Daily Commute

…ulation. Bear with me though, and let’s see where this goes. There are approximately 247.9 million cars and light trucks in the US, based on a 2013 Experian Automotive market analysis. According to the US Department of Transportation (DoT), US drivers travel approximately 3 trillion miles annually. Also from the US DoT, vehicles travel at an average speed of 32 miles per hour. I’d scan in a copy of the actual napkin but you…

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IoT at Mobile World Conference with Cisco and SAP

…he joysticks in their attempts.  However, for me, the more interesting part was the post-demo conversations I had with folks, where they were able to quickly apply the same logic to other collision avoidance opportunities in transportation and mining for example. Smart Vending.  This life-size solution was constantly abuzz with activity.  I actually had a chance to get in on the action and walked away with a Kit-Kat candy bar.  Basically, the…

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No matter how harsh is your work environment, Cisco has you covered

…7 switches! These new products complement the IE2000, IE3000, IE3010 and CGS2520 switches that have been already deployed in thousands of customers network across various industries like Manufacturing, Mining, Oil & gas, Transportation and Utilities. The Cisco Industrial Ethernet 2000 IP67 Series switches are a line of switches that integrate Cisco’s Leadership in Ethernet switching technology with a highly ruggedized form factor that can be…

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Join the Challenge: Secure the Internet of Things

…practical security solutions across the markets being impacted daily by the IoT. For example, in the healthcare sector, it’s easy to imagine how Internet-connected devices and systems are revolutionizing patient care. In the transportation sector, technologists are already connecting vehicles and their subsystems to the Internet. It is also, unfortunately, too easy to imagine how these world-changing developments could go terribly wrong when…

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Cisco IOx: Real World Benefits

…ting model via Cisco IOx. Let’s now review some real world scenarios where benefits from the application enablement capabilities I have described can have a measurable and relevant impact on everyday life and business. SAFER TRANSPORTATION Whether it’s a passenger train in a bustling city or a freight train slithering through the mountainside, news of derailment is a tragic story. You may have heard about the fatal train accident in New York…

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