By Marie Martin
The Internet of Things: Another Silicon Valley invention to get all excited
about? Or is it something that will hold up beyond the California border and
If you’re aching to know, then I suggest you attend the upcoming
“Monetizing the ‘Internet of Things’” presentation by our
illustrious, and super smart co-founder, Brendan O’Brien. He’ll fly in
from the East Coast just to talk to you all about the IoT next Tuesday,
October 14th at 12 noon at the Marriott Marquis Hotel, Foothill-F room, just
steps away from the Moscone Convention Center in San Francisco.
To be sure, I think you know what the answer to the question posed above is.
The IoT is here, and it’s happening now. But there’s nothing like hearing
Brendan talk about it. It’s ‘dinner and a show.’ (Well, no dinner, but
you get my drift).
Brendan will talk about Google and what they’... (more)
The benefits of cloud billing can be irresistible. Always-on availability,
flexibility, elastic scalability, low cost, global reach. But with
high-profile security breaches from the likes of Target, Sony and health
insurer Anthem, it's understandable that thinking about turning your billing
system over to the cloud could give you the willies. How can you capitalize
on the cloud's tantalizing advantages while minimizing risk? Here are three
things to look for in a cloud billing system you can trust.
Security and privacy certifications. The first thing to assess in a cloud
By Marie Martin
Some don’t know but “yes” there is a past for the Internet of Things.
What’s really interesting is what the future looks like. Just imagine the
Internet of Things in the year 2025. Can you?
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Monetization – As Interesting as It Sounds?
Monetization. Monetize. Great sounding words. Is it just pricing or something
Merriam-Webster defines monetize as “to coin into legal tender,” or “to
purchase debt and thereby free for other uses moneys that would have been
devoted to debt service,” or “to utilize (something of value) as a source
Wikipedia defines monetization as “the process of converting or
establishing something into legal tender.”
All these definitions indicate that monetization is more than pricing,
although pricing is definitely involved. Mone... (more)
Internet of Things – Monetization Opportunities for B2Bs
By Sean Kirk
When it comes to monetizing the Internet of Things, it can appear that
consumer scenarios are where all the action is. Connected cars, homes,
kitchen appliances, connected clothing — connected wrists. If you’re a
B2B company, you may be feeling left out of the party. Fear not. Your RSVP is
waiting. In fact, the market potential for IoT may be as large for B2B
companies as for B2C, if not larger.
Here’s a look at just a few of the burgeoning IoT opportunities in store
for companies that serve business-to-busin... (more)