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Industrial IoT Spotlight

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The IIoT Spotlight Podcast shines a light on Industrial IoT solutions that are impacting businesses today. Every episode we interview an expert about a specific IoT use case. Our goal is to provide insight into the planning and implementation of IIoT systems, from new business models to technology architecture selection to data ownership and security. The IIoT Spotlight is produced by IoT ONE, an information platform that provides market insight, partner development, and go-to-market support for technology providers, end users, and investors. Don't forget to follow us on twitter @iotonehq or visit our website at www.iotone.com. You can contact me directly at erik.walenza@iotone.com.

The IIoT Spotlight Podcast shines a light on Industrial IoT solutions that are impacting businesses today. Every episode we interview an expert about a specific IoT use case. Our goal is to provide insight into the planning and implementation of IIoT systems, from new business models to technology architecture selection to data ownership and security. The IIoT Spotlight is produced by IoT ONE, an information platform that provides market insight, partner development, and go-to-market support for technology providers, end users, and investors. Don't forget to follow us on twitter @iotonehq or visit our website at www.iotone.com. You can contact me directly at erik.walenza@iotone.com.

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United States

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The IIoT Spotlight Podcast shines a light on Industrial IoT solutions that are impacting businesses today. Every episode we interview an expert about a specific IoT use case. Our goal is to provide insight into the planning and implementation of IIoT systems, from new business models to technology architecture selection to data ownership and security. The IIoT Spotlight is produced by IoT ONE, an information platform that provides market insight, partner development, and go-to-market support for technology providers, end users, and investors. Don't forget to follow us on twitter @iotonehq or visit our website at www.iotone.com. You can contact me directly at erik.walenza@iotone.com.

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@iotonehq

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English

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Episodes

EP 067 - Business Models in Asset Management - Matt Harrison, CEO, WellAware

7/28/2020
In this episode, we explain how data streaming mission critical data for remotely monitor and control physical assets works. We learn how to simplify business model and connectivity for asset management, all with the backdrop of Covid-19’s impacts on industrial digitalization trends. Matt is Co-Founder, Chief Executive Officer and a member of the Board of Directors of WellAware Holdings, Inc. At WellAware, Matt drives the overall business and product strategy while also leading the...

Duration:00:52:04

EP066 - Event streaming architectures enabling IoT applications beyond messaging - Kai Waehner, Enterprise Architect, Confluent

7/14/2020
In this episode, we discuss event streaming technologies, hybrid edge-cloud strategies, and real time machine learning infrastructure. We also apply these technologies to Audi, Bosch, and Eon. Kai Waehner is an Enterprise Architect and Global Field Engineer at Confluent. Kai’s main area of expertise lies within the fields of Big Data Analytics, Machine Learning, Hybrid Cloud Architectures, Event Stream Processing and Internet of Things. References: www.kai-waehner.de Confluent, founded...

Duration:00:54:42

EP065 - How cloud-edge hybrid strategies drive IoT success - Sastry Malladi, CTO & Co-Founder, Foghorn

6/30/2020
In this episode, we discuss the business value of machine learning on the edge, and the increasing need for hybrid edge-cloud architectures. We also propose some technology trends that will increase usability and functionality of edge computing systems. Sastry is the CTO and co-founder of Foghorn. He is responsible for and oversees all technology and product development. Sastry’s expertise include developing, leading and architecting various highly scalable and distributed systems, in the...

Duration:00:55:58

EP064 - Connecting assets as easy as installing an app on a smartphone - Peter Sorowka, CTO, Cybus.

6/11/2020
In this episode, we discuss how improved data access control can remove barriers to use case adoption in complex environments by enabling effective IoT governance. We also imagine a future of connected industry where data is an asset to be monetized effectively. Peter Sorowka is the Chief Technology Officer and Managing Director of Cybus. Cybus develops a smart networking solution for Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). Cybus enables innovative industrial equipment...

Duration:00:54:22

EP 063 - How IoT can be sustainable and humane - Bob Sharon, Chief Innovation Officer, Blue IoT

4/30/2020
In this episode, we discuss smart building environmental management systems. A crisis is the best time for disruptive technologies because there is motivation and incentives to change the old system. The environmental crisis sparked the change for technologies that address sustainability. Improvements in wireless connectivity, cloud computing, open source APIs, and SaaS operating models, enable more flexible and cost effective solutions. Potential benefits of improved building management...

Duration:00:53:44

EP062 - Advanced Machine Vision and Deep Learning Systems - Iain Smith, Managing Director, Fisher Smith

4/2/2020
In this episode, we discuss the use of deep learning mechanisms to accomplish tasks that are not possible with traditional rule-based systems. We use two cases to illustrate how deep learning can be used to solve non-traditional and recognition problems within hours. This is part 2 of 2 with Iain Smith on machine vision. Iain Smith is Managing Director and Co-Founder at Fisher Smith. Fisher Smith designs and supplies machine vision systems for automatic inspection and identification of...

Duration:01:01:25

EP061 - A primer on machine vision: technologies and use cases - Iain Smith, Managing Director, Fisher Smith

3/23/2020
In this episode, we give an introduction to machine vision technology, use case adoption trends, and key success factors for an high accuracy solution. We also review decision making process to determine the right tech stack, and cost structure for low and high complexity systems. This is part 1 of 2 with Iain Smith on machine vision. Iain Smith is Managing Director and Co-Founder at Fisher Smith. Fisher Smith designs and supplies machine vision systems for automatic inspection and...

Duration:01:04:04

EP060 - How to integrate the IT and OT for better IIoT deployments - Keith Higgins, Vice President of Digital Transformation, Rockwell Automation

3/16/2020
In this episode, we discuss how to improve the ways a company accesses, processes, and leverages data to make better decisions. We open the question of what digital transformation actually means for industry as opposed to non-industrial sectors. Keith also discusses what the PTC partnership means for IT and OT integration. Keith Higgins is Vice President of Digital Transformation at Rockwell Automation. He previously served as Vice President at FogHorn and CMO at RiskVision until its...

Duration:00:41:35

EP058 - A conversation on AI, social responsibility, and future disruptions - Neil Sahota, Master Inventor, IBM

3/2/2020
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the current state of AI in practice, the integration of AI and IoT, and the importance of new data sources designed for machine use. On a more human angle, we highlight the importance of measuring social impact while deploying disruptive technology. Neil Sahota is an IBM Master Inventor, United Nations Artificial Intelligence subject matter expert, and on the Faculty at UC Irvine. With over twenty years’ experience, Neil works with...

Duration:01:10:04

EP059 - Connectivity, processing, and storage trends reshaping the IoT landscape - Ed Kuzemchak, CTO, Software Design Solutions

2/28/2020
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the improving connectivity, storage, and processing cost structures, and 5G’s relevance or irrelevance for IIoT. Software Design Solutions develops high-quality software for embedded systems. Their areas of expertise include workstation applications, user interface design, and software process improvement. They have developed applications for a variety of industries such as medical, industrial automation and control, audio and...

Duration:00:49:38

EP057 - Databases designed for the IoT - Syed Hoda, Chief Commercial Officer, Crate.io

2/13/2020
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the challenges facing companies when they scale industrial use cases that rely on large complex data streams and trends driving the development of systems at scale by traditional industrials that are expanding their business scope. What is different about data in IoT and why is it harder than other projects? Why do traditional databases and dev-ops methods fail in IoT projects? How do consumer application development trends...

Duration:00:51:49

EP056 - Airbnb for telecommunications - Frank Mong, COO, Helium

12/9/2019
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss how Helium is providing universal and affordable connectivity for IoT devices, provided by people, and secured through a blockchain. How do you provide connectivity where there is no infrastructure? How do you incentivize people to contribute to an open-source connectivity ecosystem? What are the connectivity challenges facing IoT device manufacturers today? Frank Mong is COO at Helium, where he is leading the global...

Duration:00:43:33

EP055 - How to cut 20 minutes off an emergency 911 response with data - Michael Martin, CEO, RapidSOS

12/2/2019
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the challenges facing 911 IT systems, the impact of data on emergency outcomes, and the role of IoT devices in enabling first time responders and predictive alerts. How much data does a 911 center have? How do we know which data is useful to a 911 first responder for deciding actions to take? How can software and device companies use their data to increase the safety of their products and services? Michael is co-founder and...

Duration:00:39:04

EP 054 - How removing the battery from sensors can enable a trillion sensor world - Bob Nunn, CEO, Everactive

11/6/2019
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the battery problems in IoT that hinder deployments and value creation today, and how innovations in ultra low power circuit design and wireless communications that allow sensors to operate solely on energy harvested from the surrounding environment. Are we trading one problem for another with IoT sensors? How do we create a sensor the size of a stamp with larger range and compute ability than the average sensor today? How...

Duration:00:58:14

EP053 - The first iteration of cybernetic workers - Gabe Grifoni, CEO, Rufus Labs

10/28/2019
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight podcast, we discuss the evolution of warehouse for commerce, and modern solutions and flexible service based business models to support the new business and competitive challenges in logistics. What is driving the development of industrial wearables? How do you sell Hardware-as-a-Service? What are the disruptive technologies to come in the IIoT? Gabe Grifoni is the CEO of Rufus Labs. Rufus Labs’ WorkHero is the most advanced connected operator...

Duration:00:58:42

EP052 - Empathy is the key to successful industrial design - Gordon Stannis, Director of Design and Strategy, Twisthink

9/11/2019
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss human-centric design and change management in high uncertainty innovation processes. What is human-centric design? What is empathy in an industrial environment? How to manage and communicate through the process of trials and failure? Gordon Stannis is the Director of Design and Strategy at Twisthink, A business growth accelerator / innovation firm that partners with clients to imagine, develop and launch exciting new user...

Duration:01:06:03

EP 051 – Hyper converged infrastructure for scale and simplicity in IIoT, and other success factors – Satyam Vaghani, VP of IoT, Nutanix

7/15/2019
In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the adoption of hyper-converged infrastructure to enable scale and simplicity in IIoT applications, how decisions migrate from IT to project managers and business decision-makers, and the factors behind successful IIoT deployments. We answer the questions of: Satyam Vaghaniis VP/GM of IoT and AI at Nutanix. He leads product strategy, engineering, and GTM for an edge computing stack and IoT application platform that enables...

Duration:01:00:50

PTC x IoT ONE EP050 – Machine Vision and the Importance of IoT Data Management Platforms – JL Beaudoin, VP of Platforms and Innovation, Averna

5/17/2019
*This episode of the Industrial IoT Spotlight Podcast is sponsored by PTC. In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss machine vision related to core components of testing and measurement systems, and importance of IoT data management platforms. Key Takeaways: JL Beaudoin is the VP of Platforms & Innovation at Averna. He combines product management skills and international sales experience to spearhead innovation at Averna. He is also leading the PTC ThingWorx...

Duration:00:35:08

PTC x IoT ONE EP049 - How Merck uses open innovation to improve R&D efficiency – Sophie Sun, Managing Director of Innovation Hub China, Merck Group

4/29/2019
*This episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast is sponsored by PTC. In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss the leading digital technologies in healthcare and medical devices in China, and why open innovation makes sense for innovation in traditional and deep-science industries. Key takeaways: Sophie Sun is the Managing Director Innovation Hub China and Vice President Strategy & Transformation China at Merck Group. Merck Group is a leading science and technology...

Duration:00:30:05

PTC x IoT ONE EP048 - Balance your three legged stool for maximum equipment efficiency - Preston Johnson, Platform Leader for IIoT and Digital Transformation Services, Allied Reliability

4/11/2019
*This episode of the Industrial IoT Spotlight podcast is sponsored by PTC In this episode of the IIoT Spotlight Podcast, we discuss predictive maintenance, how to use best practice behaviors to drive best practice results, and predictive maintenance technologies. We also discuss framework of balancing the three-legged stool (people, processes, and technology), and 2 case studies of successful predictive maintenance implementation projects using the ThingWorx Industrial IoT...

Duration:00:53:35