Machine Learning

Participating in the Internet for the Future

Have you given much thought about what to expect from the Internet of tomorrow? Candidly, this topic has been foremost on my mind lately after I sat down with executives from Cisco to discuss the company’s vision of the Internet for the Future.

By |2020-01-14T23:44:27+00:001/15/2020|

Assessing and Addressing the Industrial Skills Gap

As technological innovation gains momentum, digital skills gaps may widen. Eventually, if not addressed, digital skills gaps could stunt growth and slow innovation. Intel recently released a study that delves into manufacturing, Industry 4.0, and hurdles to future-proofing a business, including skills gaps or skills shortages.

By |2020-01-14T23:41:16+00:001/15/2020|

Stacy Schwartz – FirstNet: Safety And First Responders

Peggy and Stacy Schwartz, vice president, public safety and FirstNet sales, AT&T, discuss the importance of FirstNet, and how it is designed to improve communications across the U.S. public safety community and the milestones it has already achieved.

By |2020-01-02T14:05:33+00:001/2/2020|

What the MEC?

One of the topics that I’ve spent a considerable amount a time investigating lately is MEC (Multi-access Edge Computing).

By |2020-01-13T18:21:14+00:001/2/2020|

Will Tech Help Manufacturing, Really?

For this column I want to talk about manufacturing, one of my favorite subjects. I have been writing about manufacturing for more than 20 years. If you have been following the space at all then you know the latest ISM (Institute for Supply Management) Manufacturing Index might be showing another month of contracting economic activity in the manufacturing sector.

By |2019-12-10T15:15:36+00:0012/11/2019|

Emily Lyons Soelberg: AT&T Takes on NB-IoT

Peggy and Emily Lyons Soelberg, vice president, product management, IoT (Internet of Things), AT&T, talk about how everything is getting connected and how the IoT will really change the trajectory of AT&T’s business.

By |2019-12-02T14:16:21+00:0012/2/2019|

SC Hurdles and the IoT

We are just about at the end of the year and readying ourselves to make predictions for the new decade, but before I start to do that, I thought we should look at what’s been happening in procurement, supply chain, and how the IoT (Internet of Things) is making an impact on business processes.

By |2019-12-02T13:50:35+00:0012/2/2019|

What’s Ahead for AVs and Robotaxis

‘Tis the season for looking ahead, and one of the most exciting technologies on the horizon is AVs (autonomous vehicles), including both personal AVs and transportation services, like autonomous taxis or “robotaxis.”

By |2019-11-26T16:53:06+00:0011/27/2019|

Sam George: The State of IoT, Cloud, Edge, and AI

Peggy and Sam George, corporate vice president Azure IoT, Microsoft talk about the state of the IoT (Internet of Things) space, where it’s headed, and how the cloud, the edge, and AI (artificial intelligence) are impacting several vertical markets. They also discuss how partnerships spark digital transformation for companies and advance the industry as a whole.

By |2019-11-21T19:54:14+00:0011/21/2019|

Microsoft: Zero Sum

For this blog I want to talk about the race to the cloud. In fact, I am going to focus on Microsoft Azure IoT (Internet of Things) specifically because I spent a lot of time interviewing Sam George, vice president of Azure IoT at Microsoft.

By |2019-11-20T21:36:13+00:0011/20/2019|