Co-Innovating for Startups and Enterprises—Better Together?
People say that opposites attract, but big differences in economic or social background, education, and personality can sometimes lead to misunderstanding, conflict—and a weekly appointment with a marriage counselor! The same can be true when unevenly matched companies—such as a large enterprise and a startup—try to collaborate on an innovation initiative.
It’s Not Just the Connections, It’s the Applications
The Internet of Things (IoT) is connecting sensors, cameras, machines, and other devices at an amazing rate. But what drives the value of these digitized devices is not just the connections—it’s the applications that the connections enable. Think, for example, of a connected transportation system. It is not enough that buses have GPS and can […]
#IoTChat Wed 11am PT with @ZebraTechnology
This week, our #IoTChat co-host is Zebra Technologies (@ZebraTechnology)! We’ll be talking about device management and IoT Platforms. Zebra Technologies is one of the sponsors for the Internet of Things World Forum in October (#IoTWF!) so I’m excited to have them join. Here are three simple steps to join the #IoTChat [Wednesdays, 11am PT] – […]
Cisco Live Connected Buses: More Than Just a Ride
Last week when Cisco Live attendees hopped on one of 34 connected shuttle buses in Orlando, they saw the Internet of Things (IoT) in action. The buses provided service for a record breaking 20,000 attendees traveling between 17 hotels and the Orange County Convention Center. Free Wi-Fi kept attendees securely connected from the time they […]