What is IoT?

May 25, 2017 • Leon Hounshell

I wrote an essay for Forbes about understanding the Internet of Things (IoT) amid the confusion surrounding its individual constituents. After years of working with connected devices and platforms, I’ve noticed we still often struggle to communicate effectively about what the IoT actually is. What is IoT? The Internet of Things emerged conceptually at the dawn of the millennium with the notion …

Greenwave Systems CEO Martin Manniche Named Finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award

May 22, 2017 • Vanessa Boyle

CEO Martin Manniche Named Finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur of the Year Award for Second Consecutive Year We’re proud to share that our fearless leader and CEO, Martin Manniche, has been selected as a finalist for EY’s Entrepreneur Of The Year Award for the second consecutive year. Martin was selected as a finalist by a panel of independent judges looking for …

When It Comes to IoT Security, Safety First

April 13, 2017 • Jim Hunter

Toward the end of last year, disturbing cyber security news tied to IoT cast a pall over the industry, and things haven’t magically improved in 2017. The most recent black eye for IoT security came in the form of a directory traversal vulnerability. It was discovered and reported on a “smart” professional-grade dishwasher months ago, but it’s still being left …

Now it’s official: the Internet of Things is a stereotype

November 8, 2016 • Roger Gregory

2016 is the year of Internet of Things (Internet of Things, short IoT). IoT is easy anywhere.On every corner you can see networked “things”, devices, prototyen and IoT initiatives. IoT expressions pamper on any conceivable application: smart air-conditioning systems, networked cars, smart kitchen appliances, robots, smart shoes, talkative sunglasses, etc. Despite all these “things”, the IoT still plays a role …

The Internet of Things is not new or revolutionary – it’s the evolution of compute and it’s all about you

October 21, 2016 • Jim Hunter

Learning from the past, taking security seriously and protecting the consumer must be at the heart of developing propositions for the Internet of Things (IoT) because it’s all about personal data. The real opportunity in the Internet is in connecting it with people; being able to put individual pieces of data about people’s lives into context to make it meaningful. …

A Culture with Character

October 12, 2016 • Veena Chillar

“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.” — e.e. cummings I joined Greenwave Systems just a few short months ago after many years of running my own executive HR consultancy firm. I built a career helping innovators manage growth and foster agility by approaching human resources from a business perspective: quite simply, what you invest …

Did the IoT Just Clear a Major Hurdle?

May 10, 2016 • Roger Gregory

It’s official. IoT is now a cliché. Most folks agree that the Internet of Things (IoT) dominated the Consumer Electronics Show this year. And IoT got top billing at the Mobile World Congress as well. In fact, an explosion of “things” and devices and proofs of concept and IoT initiatives are on display at every big technology event (even the …

The Retail Challenge

September 3, 2015 • Tomas Sørensen Boye

Clearing one consumer hurdle with the AXON Platform® In the not-too-distant past, when you wanted to check out the latest gadgets, shop for clothing, or sample a new cuisine, you’d head to the nearest shopping mall to fiddle with, try on, or taste the items you were interested in purchasing before you would actually buy them. Some retailers have been …

IoT or IoD

August 24, 2015 • Sanjay Poojary

What does “Internet of Things “mean for a software company? The elevator pitch answer is “to combine services and data sources from all of the ‘things’ to create a true IoT value store”.  We could call it “IOD” (Internet of Data), where there are three goals: Build a data “Value Store” from all of the connected things Combine and recombine …

Realizing the promise of IoT: 360° Engagement

November 14, 2014 • Jim Hunter

2014 has shaped up to be an exciting year in IoT as established brands across multiple sectors are embracing the Internet of Things (IoT). That said, capitalizing on new business opportunities in the IoT space requires speed of light innovation that resolves the unique challenges of providing managed services as a repeatable (and profitable) business model. These challenges provide a …

A New Chapter Begins

September 4, 2014 • Jim Hunter

As you may have heard, I recently joined the Greenwave executive leadership team to assist with propelling Greenwave into the next phase of growth and to further cement our position as an IoT industry leader. My role as chief scientist and technology evangelist is a new hybrid position designed to augment the inherently symbiotic relationship between science and innovation. Over the …

Lively Internet of Things discussion at LA Learning Lounge’s event

July 25, 2014 • Nathan Williams

Last night I was in balmy Santa Monica participating on a panel discussion on what IoT means for marketing professionals at the LA Learning Lounge’s Internet of Things event. Critical to making the Internet of Things a natural and integrated component of our personal and professional lives will be ensuring smart products create enjoyable IoT experiences. With that in mind, …