IoT in 2018: Time for Business

Source: Cisco
Until now, the Internet-of-Things revolution has been, with notable outlier examples, largely theoretical and experimental. In 2018, we expect that many existing projects will show measurable returns, and more projects get launched to capitalize on data produced by billions of new connected things. With increased adoption there will be challenges: Our networks were not built […]IoT in 2018: Time for Business

When AI Joins Your Meeting

Source: Cisco
One of the best things about working at a company with Cisco’s resources is you get to blend fundamental technology research with macroeconomic trends. For example, the inevitable improvement of A.I. and collaboration technology, empowered by the global rise towards building distributed work teams, will lead to a revolution in how A.I. affects teamwork. Over […]When AI Joins Your Meeting

The Best Meeting Never Ends

Source: Cisco
Do you like your job? If you do, you’re in the minority. According to a Gallup poll, 2/3 of workers report being “disengaged” at work. That means about 82 million U.S. workers don’t like their jobs. The cost of this: Employee stress, worker turnover, and demonstrably lower profits. Businesses with the most engaged employees report 21% […]The Best Meeting Never Ends

IoT that hits close to home

Source: Cisco
I am incredibly excited about IoT in general. But IoT applied to cities—so called “Smart Cities”— is particularly exciting because it hits so very close to home. This is not about sensors in some faraway manufacturing facility. It is stuff that can profoundly affect the quality of the air you breathe and the safety of […]IoT that hits close to home