Posts By: CFord

Telit: The Top Stack in the DNA of Platforms for Parkeon and Weatherford

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I have written about Intel providing device management. Then I wrote about Wind River’s providing network connectivity. Now comes the hard part. Hitting for a triple. Well in this case it’s not difficult, because Telit is providing the application layer support. As Telit, says their platform allows developers to not focus on the infrastructure, but […]

Gee, that’s Fast: Gfast hits 4 Gigabits

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As a former network planner, I have to tell you the world in flux is hard to watch. It was not a surprise to me that the Wall Street Journal found Google Fiber’s had troubles and struggles in deployment, to the point where they were rethinking their solution and need to be in the business. […]

When Bad Things Happen to Good People in Business

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Recently some friends lost their jobs in what I would call purges. Like Russian history these purges have more to do with being on the wrong side of a power play at the top. Promises are made to find synergy and grow revenue at the top. The next thing the people underneath the losers in […]

Dead Monopoly vs. Modern Myopia: AT&T + Time Warner

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Okay for those who don’t know, I am a bell head through and through. So my viewpoint is a skewed. If this were a regulatory rant, I would rage on that we have existing laws that date back to 19th century (1890s) and uses the terms “telephonic and telegraphic” as to what they are regulating. […]

Blackbox Delivering the Intelligence on the Edge

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To most of us, Primary Research is better than secondary research and getting information right from the source is the preferred choice. When it comes IoT, the drive to cloud seems to ignore this principle. Blackbox has done some primary research about how enterprises are viewing digital transformation and they have revealed that 60% of […]

Augury: Machines Talk and Talk. Do People Listen?

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Sometime Big Data, should be labeled as Too Big Data, at least when it comes to human comprehension. One of the problems with IoT adoption is the fact that people get in the way of understanding their own results. In previous a previous survey by James Brehm and Associates in cooperation with IoT Evolution we […]