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The ‘Known Unknown' of Big Data in IoT: How Big Will Your Data Grow and By When? IoT is at the core or many Digital Transformation initiatives with the goal of re-inventing a company's business model. We all agree that collecting relevant IoT data will result in massive amounts of data needing to be stored. However, with the rapid development of IoT devices and ongoing business model transformation, we are not able to predict the volume and growth of IoT data. And with the lack of IoT history, traditional methods of IT and infrastructure planning based on the past do not apply either. In his session at @ThingsExpo, Swen Conrad, CEO of Ocean9, Inc., will discuss key cloud concepts and how they enable your successful IoT initiative providing flexibility and elasticity to your IT infrastructure in a highly secure fashion. Join this presentation to understand how the t... (more)

Who Is Your Watch Talking To? | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #ML #WearableTech

Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here Wearables and Privacy: Who Is Your Watch Talking To? We're entering the post-smartphone era, where wearable gadgets from watches and fitness bands to glasses and health aids will power the next technological revolution. With mass adoption of wearable devices comes a new data ecosystem that must be protected. Wearables open new pathways that facilitate the tracking, sharing and storing of consumers' personal health, location and daily activity data. Consumers have some idea of the data these devices capture, but most don't ... (more)

[slides] #WebRTC Reborn | @CloudExpo @Dan_Jenkins #IoT #ML #RTC #USaaS

WebRTC Reborn Download Slide Deck: ▸ Here WebRTC has had a real tough three or four years, and so have those working with it. Only a few short years ago, the development world were excited about WebRTC and proclaiming how awesome it was. You might have played with the technology a couple of years ago, only to find the extra infrastructure requirements were painful to implement and poorly documented. This probably left a bitter taste in your mouth, especially when things went wrong. Those in the industry have been working hard to sweeten the deal again - efforts have been mad... (more)

[session] @RingCentral to Present #AI June 6-8 at @CloudExpo | #IoT #SDN #DL

Cloud Computing, AI and How We Communicate A look across the tech landscape at the disruptive technologies that are increasing in prominence and speculate as to which will be most impactful for communications - namely, AI and Cloud Computing. In his session at 20th Cloud Expo, Curtis Peterson, VP of Operations at RingCentral, will highlight the current challenges of these transformative technologies and share strategies for preparing your organization for these changes. This "view from the top" will outline the latest trends and developments in AI and Cloud Computing technology ... (more)

Beyond Audio and Video: #WebRTC | @ThingsExpo #IoT Java #RTC #Telecom

WebRTC Beyond Audio and Video WebRTC is about the data channel as much as about video and audio conferencing. However, basically all commercial WebRTC applications have been built with a focus on audio and video. The handling of "data" has been limited to text chat and file download - all other data sharing seems to end with screensharing. What is holding back a more intensive use of peer-to-peer data? In her session at @ThingsExpo, Dr Silvia Pfeiffer, WebRTC Applications Team Lead at National ICT Australia, looked at different existing uses of peer-to-peer data sharing and ho... (more)