IoT Evolution

TMC and Crossfire Media today announced the speakers joining Fog Computing, Analytics & Data Conference held January 25, 2016 during IoT Evolution Expo held January 26-28, 2016 at the Greater Ft. Lauderdale/Broward County Convention Center in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. The event will focus on the benefits of Fog Computing, including managing switches, routers and sensors, monitoring and aggregating data, storing and sharing information for business intelligence systems and support for mobility of device, people and assets.

The conference has been developed to show the enterprise IT community how to bring data, computing, storage, and applications closer to edge to support IoT solutions. The program will also examine how to make data more operational to increase business intelligence and how to use real time analytics to drive timely decisions, operational efficiency and new revenue growth.

Sessions and Speakers include:

10:00 AM – The Architecture of Open Fog Computing Systems

  • Charles Byers, System Architect, Cisco

11:00am – Hybrid Cloud Processing: Data for Performance

  • David Crook, Developer Evangelist, Microsoft
  • Medhat Mahmoud, Director, M2M Solutions, Globecomm
  • David McCarthy, Director of Products, BSquare Corporation

1:00pm – Real –Time Analytics

  • Bob Cutting, SVP, Prism
  • Don DeLoach, President and CEO, Infobright
  • Vijay Dheap, Program Director, Emerging Initiatives in Security Intelligence, IBM
  • David McCarthy, Director of Products, BSquare Corporation
  • Dale Skeen, CTO & Co-Founder, Vitria Technology
  • Steve Stover, VP of Marketing and Product Management, Predixion Software

2:00PM – Business Intelligence and Compliance

  • Ryan Bagnulo, API Solution Architect & Software Engineer, Akana
  • Ira Feuerstein, Director of North America Channel Sales, Nextiva

3:00PM – IoT Evolution Battle of the Platforms & Networking Reception

  • Judges:
    • Ryan Martin of ABI Research
    • John Feland of Argus Insights
    • James Brehm of James Brehm & Associates
    • Isabel Chapman of Machina Research
    • Godfrey Chua of Machina Research
    • William Brown of Stanley Black and Decker
    • Scott Scheuber of US Cellular
    • Angel Mercedes of T-Mobile USA
    • Doug Wilson of Verizon Wireless
    • Jeff Fox of Starwood Hotels and Resorts Worldwide
  • Participants:
    • Accelerated Concepts
    • KORE
    • myDevices
    • Numerex
    • Systech Corporation
    • Telit
    • ThingWorx

“IoT analytics makes sense of how your business processes can be improved, expanded and documented. Knowing how to take that information and place it where it can impact your business is the fog/edge computing side of the equation,” said Carl Ford, CEO, Crossfire Media, executive director of content, IoT Evolution Fog, Analytics & Data. “If you want to make your operations and information technologists find the common ground, Fog Computing, Analytics & Data Conference is the event for you.”

Registration for Fog Computing, Analytics & Data Conference is now open. For more information, contact Frank Coppola at 203-852-6800 x131.