Jon Coons, Microsoft IoT Global Black Belt, presented on the following topics:
- What is IoT?
- Current IoT products
- Where is IoT going
- Impact of IoT on business
- How IoT products create value for people
You can now remote start your car, get notified when the temperature in your house drops below 50 degrees and know how many steps you took today. Real IoT uses are all around us and they typically fall into one of four categories: remote monitoring, predictive maintenance, command and control, and user experience and value.
This event was made possible by the Product Development and Management Association. The Microsoft Technology Center is a great example of how one company recognized that just selling their products wasn’t the best way to help the customer solve their business challenges. So they created a resource that expedites the customer’s journey to find the best solution and be confident in its purchasing decision.