|By PR Newswire||
|February 11, 2013 08:31 AM EST||
NEW YORK, Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportlinker.com announces that a new market research report is available in its catalogue:
PLUNKETT'S ENGINEERING & RESEARCH INDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012
Key Features:-Industry trends analysis, market data and competitive intelligence
-Market forecasts and Industry Statistics
-Industry Associations and Professional Societies List
-In-Depth Profiles of hundreds of leading companies
-Buyer may register for access to search and export data at Plunkett Research Online
Pages: 711Statistical Tables Provided: 25Companies Profiled: 488Geographic Focus: Global
A complete market research report, including forecasts and market estimates, technologies analysis and developments at innovative firms. You will gain vital insights that can help you shape your own strategy for business development, product development and investments.
-How is the industry evolving?
-How is the industry being shaped by new technologies?
-How is demand growing in emerging markets and mature economies?
-What is the size of the market now and in the future?
-What are the financial results of the leading companies?
-What are the names and titles of top executives?
-What are the top companies and what are their revenues?
Contents, Statistics, Forecasts and Analysis Include:Major Trends Affecting the Engineering & Research Industry
1) Introduction to the Engineering & Research Industry
2) A Short History of U.S. Industrial Research & Development
3) R&D Expands in Chinese Research Parks/Patent Filings Soar
4) Offshore Research, Development & Engineering Grow in India, Singapore, Taiwan and Korea
5) Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) and Contract Electronics Manufacturing Expected to Slow in 2012
6) The State of the Biotechnology Industry Today
7) From India to Singapore to Australia, Nations Compete Fiercely in Biotech Development
8) Government Support for New Stem Cell Research Evolves
9) Government and Private Nanotechnology Research Funding is Substantial
10) Nanotechnology Converges with Biotech
11) Globalization and Worldwide Collaboration Fuel the Research Efforts of Major Corporations
12) Growth Continues in Research Partnerships Between Corporations and Universities
13) Number of Patent Applications Remains High/Patent Laws Change
14) The Automation of Research, Design and 3-D Modeling Advances with New Technologies
15) Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Power Research Continues
16) Electric Cars and Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) Enter Market in Low Numbers
17) Major Research in Advanced Lithium Batteries
18) The Future: Pervasive Computing and Complete Mobility Will Be Standard
Engineering & Research Industry Statistics1) Engineering & Research Industry Overview
2) Engineering & Research Industry Revenues, U.S.: 2011
3) Revenues, U.S. Engineering & Scientific Research Industries: 2004-2010
4) Federal R&D Budget & Distribution by Funding Category, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
5) Federal Funding for R&D by Character of Work, U.S.: Fiscal Years 1975-2010
6) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for National Defense, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
7) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for National Institutes of Health, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
8) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Space Research & Technology, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
9) NASA Budget Appropriations & Projections: 2011-2017
10) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for General Science & Basic Research, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
11) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Natural Resources & Environment, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
12) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Agriculture, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
13) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Transportation, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
14) Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Energy, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011
15) U.S. Department of Energy Funding for Scientific Research: 2010-2012
16) Research Funding for Biological Sciences, U.S. National Science Foundation: Fiscal Year 2011-2013
17) Domestic U.S. Biopharmaceutical R&D Breakdown, PhRMA Member Companies: 2009
18) Domestic U.S. Biopharmaceutical R&D & R&D Abroad, PhRMA Member Companies: 1975-2010
19) Domestic Biopharmaceutical R&D Scientific, Professional & Technical Personnel by Function, PhRMA Member Companies: 2009
Table of Contents
PLUNKETT'S ENGINEERING & RESEARCHINDUSTRY ALMANAC 2012CONTENTSA Short Engineering & Research Industry Glossary xIntroduction 1How to Use This Book 3Chapter 1: Major Trends Affecting the Engineering & Research Industry 71) Introduction to the Engineering & Research Industry 72) A Short History of U.S. Industrial Research & Development 93) R&D Expands in Chinese Research Parks/Patent Filings Soar 104) Offshore Research, Development & Engineering Grow in India, Singapore, Taiwanand Korea 125) Original Design Manufacturing (ODM) and Contract Electronics Manufacturing Expectedto Slow in 2012 136) The State of the Biotechnology Industry Today 147) From India to Singapore to Australia, Nations Compete Fiercely in Biotech Development 198) Government Support for New Stem Cell Research Evolves 219) Government and Private Nanotechnology Research Funding is Substantial 2210) Nanotechnology Converges with Biotech 2211) Globalization and Worldwide Collaboration Fuel the Research Efforts of Major Corporations 2312) Growth Continues in Research Partnerships Between Corporations and Universities 2413) Number of Patent Applications Remains High/Patent Laws Change 2414) The Automation of Research, Design and 3-D Modeling Advances with New Technologies 2615) Fuel Cell and Hydrogen Power Research Continues 2716) Electric Cars and Plug-in Hybrids (PHEVs) Enter Market in Low Numbers 3017) Major Research in Advanced Lithium Batteries 3418) The Future: Pervasive Computing and Complete Mobility Will Be Standard 3519) Supercomputing Hits 10.51 Petaflops 3620) Superconductivity Comes of Age 3721) Massive Funding for Nuclear Fusion Projects 3822) Technology Discussion—Synthetic Biology 39Chapter 2: Engineering & Research Industry Statistics 40Engineering & Research Industry Overview 41Engineering & Research Industry Revenues, U.S.: 2011 42Revenues, U.S. Engineering & Scientific Research Industries: 2004-2010 43Federal R&D Budget & Distribution by Funding Category, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011 45Federal Funding for R&D by Character of Work, U.S.: Fiscal Years 1975-2010 46Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for National Defense, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011 47Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for National Institutes of Health, U.S.: Fiscal Years2009-2011 48Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Space Research & Technology, U.S.:Fiscal Years 2009-2011 49NASA Budget Appropriations & Projections: 2011-2017 50Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for General Science & Basic Research, U.S.:Fiscal Years 2009-2011 51Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Natural Resources & Environment, U.S.:Fiscal Years 2009-2011 52Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Agriculture, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011 53Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Transportation, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011 54Federal R&D & R&D Plant Funding for Energy, U.S.: Fiscal Years 2009-2011 55U.S. Department of Energy Funding for Scientific Research: 2010-2012 56Research Funding for Biological Sciences, U.S. National Science Foundation:Fiscal Year 2011-2013 57Domestic U.S. Biopharmaceutical R&D Breakdown, PhRMA Member Companies: 2009 58Domestic U.S. Biopharmaceutical R&D & R&D Abroad, PhRMA Member Companies: 1975-2010 59Domestic Biopharmaceutical R&D Scientific, Professional & Technical Personnel by Function,PhRMA Member Companies: 2009 60Top Foreign Countries by Number of Residents Receiving U.S. Patents: 2011 61Top 30 U.S. Patent Recipient Organizations: 2010 62Major Patenting U.S. Universities: 2011 63The U.S. Drug Discovery & Approval Process 64Employment in Engineering Occupations by Business Type, U.S.: 2007-2011 65Employment in Life & Physical Science Occupations by Business Type, U.S.: May 2010 66Chapter 3: Important Engineering & Research Industry Contacts 67(Addresses, Phone Numbers and Internet Sites)Chapter 4: THE ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 500:Who They Are and How They Were Chosen 106Industry List, With Codes 107Index of Companies Within Industry Groups 109Alphabetical Index 121Index of Headquarters Location by U.S. State 125Index of Non-U.S. Headquarters Location by Country 128Index by Regions of the U.S. Where the Firms Have Locations 131Index of Firms with International Operations 146Individual Data Profiles on Each of THE ENGINEERING & RESEARCH 500 152Additional IndexesIndex of Hot Spots for Advancement for Women/Minorities 641Index by Subsidiaries, Brand Names and Selected Affiliations 643
3M CompanyAB VolvoABB LtdAbbott LaboratoriesAbengoa SAAbertis Infraestructuras SAAccenture plcAcciona SAAccton Technology CorpAcer IncACS Actividades de Construccion y Servicios SAActivision Blizzard IncAcxiom CorpAdam Opel AGAdobe Systems IncAdvanced Micro Devices Inc (AMD)Advanced Semiconductor Engineering IncAECOM Technology CorporationAecon Group IncAffiliated Computer Services IncAffymetrix IncAgfa-Gevaert NVAgilent Technologies IncAir Products & Chemicals IncAirbus SASAisin Seiki Co LtdAkzoNobel NVAlbany Molecular Research IncAlcatel-LucentAlcon IncALFA SAB de CVAllergan IncAlps Electric Co LtdAlstom SAAltana AGAltera CorpAltran Technologies SAAmdocs LtdAMEC plcAmey plcAmgen IncAnalog Devices IncApple IncApplied Materials IncArcadis NVAREVA GroupArkemaARRIS Group IncASC IncAstellas Pharma IncAston Martin Lagonda LtdAstraZeneca plcASUSTeK Computer Inc (ASUS)Atmel CorpAtomic Energy of Canada LtdAtos Origin SAATS Automation Tooling Systems IncAU Optronics CorpAudi AGAutodesk IncAutoliv IncAvaya IncAviall IncBabcock & Wilcox Company (The)BAE Systems plcBaker Hughes IncBalfour Beatty plcBallard Power Systems IncBaran Group LtdBASF Future Business GmbHBASF SEBausch & Lomb IncBaxter International IncBayer AGBayer CorpBayer Healthcare PharmaceuticalsBechtel Group IncBeckman Coulter IncBecton Dickinson & CoBelden IncBell LabsBenchmark Electronics IncBiogen IDEC IncBIOS-BIOENERGYSYSTEME GmbHBlack & Veatch Holding CompanyBMC Software IncBMW (Bayerische Motoren Werke AG)Boeing Company (The)Bombardier IncBoston Scientific CorpBouygues SABP plcBrilliance China Automotive Holdings LimitedBristol-Myers Squibb CoBroadcom CorpBrocade Communications Systems IncBSST LLCBurns & McDonnellBYD Company LimitedCA Inc (CA Technologies)Cadence Design Systems IncCalsonic Kansei CorporationCanon IncCapgeminiCasio Computer Co LtdCaterpillar IncCDM Smith IncCelanese CorporationCelestica IncCGI Group IncCH Karnchang pclCH2M HILL Companies LtdChevron CorporationChevron Technology VenturesChicago Bridge & Iron Company NVChimei Innolux CorporationChina State Construction Engineering CorpChiyoda CorporationChrysler Group LLCCisco Systems IncCITIC Pacific LtdCitrix Systems IncClariant International LtdCompal Electronics IncComputer Sciences Corporation (CSC)Compuware CorpComverse Technology IncConocoPhillips CompanyCorning IncCovance IncCray IncCSL LimitedCTS CorpCummins IncDaelim Industrial Co LtdDaesung Industrial Co LtdDaewoo Shipbuilding & Marine Engineering Co LtdDaihatsu Motor Co LtdDaimler AGDaimler Trucks North America LLCDana Holding CorporationDassault Aviation SADassault Systemes SADeere & CoDell IncDelphi CorpDenso CorporationDIC CorporationDiebold IncD-Link CorporationDongfeng Motor CorporationDow Chemical Company (The)Dow Corning CorporationDRS Technologies IncDuPont (E I du Pont de Nemours & Co)DuPont Central Research & DevelopmentEastman Chemical CompanyEaton CorpEisai Co LtdElectronic Arts IncEli Lilly & CompanyEmbraer SAEMC CorpEmerson Electric CoEmpresas ICA SAB de CVENERCON GmbHENGlobal CorpEni SpAEssilor International SAEuropean Aeronautic Defense and Space Co (EADS)Evonik DegussaEvonik Industries AGExxon Mobil Corporation (ExxonMobil)ExxonMobil ChemicalFaurecia SAFAW Group CorporationFederal Mogul CorpFerrari SpAFerrovial, S.A.Fiat SpAFlextronics International LtdFLIR SystemsFluor CorpFMC Technologies IncFomento de Construcciones y Contratas SA (FCC)Ford Motor CoForest Laboratories IncFoster Wheeler AGFreescale Semiconductor IncFuelCell Energy IncFuji Heavy Industries Ltd (Subaru)FUJIFILM Holdings CorpFujitsu Laboratories LtdFujitsu LimitedFujitsu Technology Solutions (Holding) BVGamesa Corporacion Tecnologica SAGE AviationGE Energy InfrastructureGE Global ResearchGE HealthcareGemalto NVGenentech IncGeneral Dynamics CorpGeneral Electric Co (GE)General Motors Company (GM)Genzyme CorpGeorg Fischer LtdGetronics NVGilead Sciences IncGKN PLCGlaxoSmithKline plcGlobal Via Infrastructures SA (Global Via)GM KoreaGoodrich CorporationGoogle IncGranite Construction IncGroup Lotus plcGS Engineering & Construction CorpGulfstream Aerospace CorpHalliburton CompanyHarris CorporationHDR IncHewlett-Packard Co (HP)Hewlett-Packard Laboratories (HP Labs)Hewlett-Packard Quantum Science ResearchHill-Rom Holdings IncHitachi Global Storage Technologies IncHitachi High Technologies America IncHitachi LtdHNTB CompaniesHOCHTIEF AGHon Hai Precision Industry Company LtdHonda Motor Co LtdHonda of America Manufacturing IncHoneywell International IncHospira IncHTC CorpHuawei Technologies Co LtdHuntsman CorporationHyundai Engineering & Construction Company LtdHyundai Motor CompanyIBM Global Business Services (GBS)IBM ResearchIllinois Tool Works IncImation CorpImation CorpIMI plcImpregilo SpAIndra Sistemas SAInfineon Technologies AGIngersoll-Rand plcIntel CorpIntellectual Ventures Management LLCInternational Business Machines Corp (IBM)Intuit IncIsuzu Motors LtdITT CorporationITT ExelisJabil Circuit IncJacobs Engineering Group IncJaguar Cars LtdJDS Uniphase CorporationJohnson & JohnsonJohnson Controls IncJuniper Networks IncKaneka CorporationKawasaki Heavy Industries LtdKBR IncKey Tronic CorpKia Motors CorporationKimberly-Clark CorpKimley-Horn and Associates IncKodak Research LaboratoriesKonami CorpKumho Industrial Co LtdL-3 Communications Holdings IncLand RoverLanxess AGLarsen & Toubro Limited (L&T)Layne Christensen CompanyLear CorpLearjet IncLenovo Group LimitedLexmark International IncLG Display Co LtdLG Electronics IncLinde GroupLite-On Technology CorpLockheed Martin CorpLogica plcLogitech International SALoral Space & Communications LtdLouis Berger Group Inc (The)LSI CorporationLuxottica Group SpALyondellBasell IndustriesMagna International IncMagneti Marelli Holding SpAMarathon Oil CorpMatrix Service CompanyMaxim Integrated Products IncMazda Motor CorporationMcAfee IncMcDermott International IncMeadow Valley CorporationMedtronic IncMentor Graphics CorpMerck & Co IncMerck KGaAMerck Serono SAMeritor IncMichael Baker CorporationMicron Technology IncMicrosoft CorpMitsubishi CorpMitsubishi Electric CorporationMitsubishi Motors CorpMitsui Chemicals IncMolex IncMonsanto CoMSC Software CorpMWH Global IncNavteq CorporationNCR CorporationNEC CorporationNEC Laboratories America IncNetApp IncNidec CorporationNikon CorporationNintendo Co LtdNissan Motor Co LtdNitto Denko CorporationNokia CorporationNorthrop Grumman CorpNovartis AGNovell IncNovo-Nordisk ASNovozymesNTT DATA CorpNVIDIA CorpOAO LukoilOracle CorpOYO CorporationPACCAR IncPalo Alto Research Center (PARC)Panasonic CorporationPanasonic Mobile Communications Co LtdParametric Technology CorpPAREXEL International CorpParsons Brinckerhoff IncPCL Construction Group IncPetroChina CompanyPetroleo Brasileiro SA (Petrobras)Petroleos Mexicanos (Pemex)Pfizer IncPharmaceutical Product Development IncPininfarina SpAPioneer CorporationPitney Bowes IncPlantronics IncPlexus CorpPorsche Automobil Holding SEPSA Peugeot Citroen SAQualcomm IncQuantum CorpQuintiles Transnational CorpRailWorks CorpRaytheon CoRenault SARenesas Electronics America IncRheinmetall AGRicoh Company LtdRobert Bosch GmbHRoche Holding LtdRockwell Automation IncRohm Co LtdRolls-Royce plcRoyal Dutch Shell plcRoyal Philips Electronics NVSAAB ABSafran SASAIC IncSAIC-GM-Wuling Automobile CompanySamsung Electronics Co LtdSanDisk CorpSanmina-SCI CorporationSanofi SASANYO Electric Company LtdSAP AGSAS Institute IncSasol LimitedSaudi Aramco (Saudi Arabian Oil Co)Schlumberger LimitedSchneider Electric SASCSK CorporationSeagate Technology plcSega Sammy Holdings IncSeiko Epson CorporationSembcorp Industries LtdShanghai Automotive Industry Corp (SAIC)Sharp CorporationShaw Group Inc (The)Shell Oil CoShin Etsu Chemical Co LtdShowa Denko KKSiemens AGSiemens Corporate TechnologySiemens Energy & Automation IncSiemens HealthcareSiemens PLM SoftwareSingapore Technologies Engineering LimitedSino-Thai Engineering & Construction PCLSkidmore Owings & Merrill LLPSmith & Nephew plcSmiths Group plcSNC-Lavalin Group IncSolvay SASony CorporationSony MobileSpirit Aerosystems Holdings IncSt Jude Medical IncStanley Black & Decker IncStatoil ASASTMicroelectronics NVStryker CorpSTV Group IncSumitomo Chemical Co LtdSuzuki Motor CorporationSybase IncSymantec CorpSyngenta AGSynopsys IncTaiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Co Ltd (TSMC)Takeda Pharmaceutical Company LtdTake-Two Interactive Software IncTata Consultancy Services (TCS)Tata GroupTata Motors LimitedTate & Lyle plcTechnipTelcordia TechnologiesTeledyne Technologies IncTelefon AB LM Ericsson (Ericsson)Tellabs IncTenneco IncTerex CorporationTexas Instruments Inc (TI)Textron IncTHQ IncTieto CorpToshiba Corporate R&D CenterToshiba CorporationTotal SAToyoda Gosei Co LtdToyota Motor CorporationTPV Technology LtdTRC Companies IncTrevi-Finanziaria Industriale SpA (Trevi Group)TRW Automotive Holdings CorpTTM Technologies IncTutor Perini CorporationTyco International LtdUCB SAUniden CorporationUnion Carbide CorporationUnisys CorpUnited Microelectronics CorpUnited Technologies CorporationURS CorporationUTStarcom IncValeo SAVeriSign IncVestas Wind Systems A/SVINCIVisteon CorporationVolkswagen AGVolvo Car CorporationVSE CorpVTech Holdings LimitedWanxiang Group CorporationWestern Digital CorpWestinghouse Electric Company LLCWhirlpool CorpWilliam Demant Holding GroupWipro LtdWolfram Research IncWS Atkins plcXerox CorpYahoo! IncZF Friedrichshafen AGZTE Corporation
Contact Clare: email@example.com
US:(339) 368 6001
Intl:+1 339 368 6001
The Internet of Things (IoT) is going to require a new way of thinking and of developing software for speed, security and innovation. This requires IT leaders to balance business as usual while anticipating for the next market and technology trends. Cloud provides the right IT asset portfolio to help today’s IT leaders manage the old and prepare for the new. Today the cloud conversation is evolving from private and public to hybrid. This session will provide use cases and insights to reinforce the value of the network in helping organizations to maximize their company’s cloud experience.
Oct. 1, 2014 06:15 PM EDT Reads: 540
Cultural, regulatory, environmental, political and economic (CREPE) conditions over the past decade are creating cross-industry solution spaces that require processes and technologies from both the Internet of Things (IoT), and Data Management and Analytics (DMA). These solution spaces are evolving into Sensor Analytics Ecosystems (SAE) that represent significant new opportunities for organizations of all types. Public Utilities throughout the world, providing electricity, natural gas and water, are pursuing SmartGrid initiatives that represent one of the more mature examples of SAE. We have spoken with, or attended presentations from, utilities in the United States, South America, Asia and Europe. This session will provide a look at the CREPE drivers for SmartGrids and the solution spaces used by SmartGrids today and planned for the near future. All organizations can learn from SmartGrid’s use of Predictive Maintenance, Demand Prediction, Cloud, Big Data and Customer-facing Dashboards...
Oct. 1, 2014 06:15 PM EDT Reads: 336
All major researchers estimate there will be tens of billions devices – computers, smartphones, tablets, and sensors – connected to the Internet by 2020. This number will continue to grow at a rapid pace for the next several decades. With major technology companies and startups seriously embracing IoT strategies, now is the perfect time to attend @ThingsExpo in Silicon Valley. Learn what is going on, contribute to the discussions, and ensure that your enterprise is as "IoT-Ready" as it can be!
Oct. 1, 2014 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 2,344
Noted IoT expert and researcher Joseph di Paolantonio (pictured below) has joined the @ThingsExpo faculty. Joseph, who describes himself as an “Independent Thinker” from DataArchon, will speak on the topic of “Smart Grids & Managing Big Utilities.” Over his career, Joseph di Paolantonio has worked in the energy, renewables, aerospace, telecommunications, and information technology industries. His expertise is in data analysis, system engineering, Bayesian statistics, data warehouses, business intelligence, data mining, predictive methods, and very large databases (VLDB). Prior to DataArchon, he served as a VP and Principal Analyst with Constellation Group. He is a member of the Boulder (Colo.) Brain Trust, an organization with a mission “to benefit the Business Intelligence and data management industry by providing pro bono exchange of information between vendors and independent analysts on new trends and technologies and to provide vendors with constructive feedback on their of...
Oct. 1, 2014 03:30 PM EDT Reads: 879
Software AG helps organizations transform into Digital Enterprises, so they can differentiate from competitors and better engage customers, partners and employees. Using the Software AG Suite, companies can close the gap between business and IT to create digital systems of differentiation that drive front-line agility. We offer four on-ramps to the Digital Enterprise: alignment through collaborative process analysis; transformation through portfolio management; agility through process automation and integration; and visibility through intelligent business operations and big data.
Sep. 30, 2014 10:30 AM EDT Reads: 1,555
There will be 50 billion Internet connected devices by 2020. Today, every manufacturer has a propriety protocol and an app. How do we securely integrate these "things" into our lives and businesses in a way that we can easily control and manage? Even better, how do we integrate these "things" so that they control and manage each other so our lives become more convenient or our businesses become more profitable and/or safe? We have heard that the best interface is no interface. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Chris Matthieu, Co-Founder & CTO at Octoblu, Inc., will discuss how these devices generate enough data to learn our behaviors and simplify/improve our lives. What if we could connect everything to everything? I'm not only talking about connecting things to things but also systems, cloud services, and people. Add in a little machine learning and artificial intelligence and now we have something interesting...
Sep. 29, 2014 06:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,905
Last week, while in San Francisco, I used the Uber app and service four times. All four experiences were great, although one of the drivers stopped for 30 seconds and then left as I was walking up to the car. He must have realized I was a blogger. None the less, the next car was just a minute away and I suffered no pain. In this article, my colleague, Ved Sen, Global Head, Advisory Services Social, Mobile and Sensors at Cognizant shares his experiences and insights.
Sep. 28, 2014 09:45 AM EDT Reads: 1,555
We are reaching the end of the beginning with WebRTC and real systems using this technology have begun to appear. One challenge that faces every WebRTC deployment (in some form or another) is identity management. For example, if you have an existing service – possibly built on a variety of different PaaS/SaaS offerings – and you want to add real-time communications you are faced with a challenge relating to user management, authentication, authorization, and validation. Service providers will want to use their existing identities, but these will have credentials already that are (hopefully) irreversibly encoded. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Peter Dunkley, Technical Director at Acision, will look at how this identity problem can be solved and discuss ways to use existing web identities for real-time communication.
Sep. 27, 2014 11:30 PM EDT Reads: 1,930
Can call centers hang up the phones for good? Intuitive Solutions did. WebRTC enabled this contact center provider to eliminate antiquated telephony and desktop phone infrastructure with a pure web-based solution, allowing them to expand beyond brick-and-mortar confines to a home-based agent model. It also ensured scalability and better service for customers, including MUY! Companies, one of the country's largest franchise restaurant companies with 232 Pizza Hut locations. This is one example of WebRTC adoption today, but the potential is limitless when powered by IoT. Attendees will learn real-world benefits of WebRTC and explore future possibilities, as WebRTC and IoT intersect to improve customer service.
Sep. 27, 2014 10:30 PM EDT Reads: 1,843
From telemedicine to smart cars, digital homes and industrial monitoring, the explosive growth of IoT has created exciting new business opportunities for real time calls and messaging. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Ivelin Ivanov, CEO and Co-Founder of Telestax, will share some of the new revenue sources that IoT created for Restcomm – the open source telephony platform from Telestax. Ivelin Ivanov is a technology entrepreneur who founded Mobicents, an Open Source VoIP Platform, to help create, deploy, and manage applications integrating voice, video and data. He is the co-founder of TeleStax, an Open Source Cloud Communications company that helps the shift from legacy IN/SS7 telco networks to IP-based cloud comms. An early investor in multiple start-ups, he still finds time to code for his companies and contribute to open source projects.
Sep. 27, 2014 10:30 PM EDT Reads: 2,307
The Internet of Things (IoT) promises to create new business models as significant as those that were inspired by the Internet and the smartphone 20 and 10 years ago. What business, social and practical implications will this phenomenon bring? That's the subject of "Monetizing the Internet of Things: Perspectives from the Front Lines," an e-book released today and available free of charge from Aria Systems, the leading innovator in recurring revenue management.
Sep. 27, 2014 09:45 PM EDT Reads: 2,526
The Internet of Things will put IT to its ultimate test by creating infinite new opportunities to digitize products and services, generate and analyze new data to improve customer satisfaction, and discover new ways to gain a competitive advantage across nearly every industry. In order to help corporate business units to capitalize on the rapidly evolving IoT opportunities, IT must stand up to a new set of challenges.
Sep. 27, 2014 08:45 PM EDT Reads: 2,399
There’s Big Data, then there’s really Big Data from the Internet of Things. IoT is evolving to include many data possibilities like new types of event, log and network data. The volumes are enormous, generating tens of billions of logs per day, which raise data challenges. Early IoT deployments are relying heavily on both the cloud and managed service providers to navigate these challenges. In her session at 6th Big Data Expo®, Hannah Smalltree, Director at Treasure Data, to discuss how IoT, Big Data and deployments are processing massive data volumes from wearables, utilities and other machines.
Sep. 27, 2014 01:00 PM EDT Reads: 2,068
P2P RTC will impact the landscape of communications, shifting from traditional telephony style communications models to OTT (Over-The-Top) cloud assisted & PaaS (Platform as a Service) communication services. The P2P shift will impact many areas of our lives, from mobile communication, human interactive web services, RTC and telephony infrastructure, user federation, security and privacy implications, business costs, and scalability. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Erik Lagerway, Co-founder of Hookflash, will walk through the shifting landscape of traditional telephone and voice services to the modern P2P RTC era of OTT cloud assisted services.
Sep. 26, 2014 11:45 PM EDT Reads: 1,585
While great strides have been made relative to the video aspects of remote collaboration, audio technology has basically stagnated. Typically all audio is mixed to a single monaural stream and emanates from a single point, such as a speakerphone or a speaker associated with a video monitor. This leads to confusion and lack of understanding among participants especially regarding who is actually speaking. Spatial teleconferencing introduces the concept of acoustic spatial separation between conference participants in three dimensional space. This has been shown to significantly improve comprehension and conference efficiency.
Sep. 26, 2014 10:45 PM EDT Reads: 1,515
The Internet of Things is tied together with a thin strand that is known as time. Coincidentally, at the core of nearly all data analytics is a timestamp. When working with time series data there are a few core principles that everyone should consider, especially across datasets where time is the common boundary. In his session at Internet of @ThingsExpo, Jim Scott, Director of Enterprise Strategy & Architecture at MapR Technologies, will discuss single-value, geo-spatial, and log time series data. By focusing on enterprise applications and the data center, he will use OpenTSDB as an example to explain some of these concepts including when to use different storage models.
Sep. 26, 2014 07:45 PM EDT Reads: 2,330
SYS-CON Events announced today that Gridstore™, the leader in software-defined storage (SDS) purpose-built for Windows Servers and Hyper-V, will exhibit at SYS-CON's 15th International Cloud Expo®, which will take place on November 4–6, 2014, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, CA. Gridstore™ is the leader in software-defined storage purpose built for virtualization that is designed to accelerate applications in virtualized environments. Using its patented Server-Side Virtual Controller™ Technology (SVCT) to eliminate the I/O blender effect and accelerate applications Gridstore delivers vmOptimized™ Storage that self-optimizes to each application or VM across both virtual and physical environments. Leveraging a grid architecture, Gridstore delivers the first end-to-end storage QoS to ensure the most important App or VM performance is never compromised. The storage grid, that uses Gridstore’s performance optimized nodes or capacity optimized nodes, starts with as few a...
Sep. 26, 2014 06:15 PM EDT Reads: 1,699
The Transparent Cloud-computing Consortium (abbreviation: T-Cloud Consortium) will conduct research activities into changes in the computing model as a result of collaboration between "device" and "cloud" and the creation of new value and markets through organic data processing High speed and high quality networks, and dramatic improvements in computer processing capabilities, have greatly changed the nature of applications and made the storing and processing of data on the network commonplace. These technological reforms have not only changed computers and smartphones, but are also changing the data processing model for all information devices. In particular, in the area known as M2M (Machine-To-Machine), there are great expectations that information with a new type of value can be produced using a variety of devices and sensors saving/sharing data via the network and through large-scale cloud-type data processing. This consortium believes that attaching a huge number of devic...
Sep. 26, 2014 06:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,622
Innodisk is a service-driven provider of industrial embedded flash and DRAM storage products and technologies, with a focus on the enterprise, industrial, aerospace, and defense industries. Innodisk is dedicated to serving their customers and business partners. Quality is vitally important when it comes to industrial embedded flash and DRAM storage products. That’s why Innodisk manufactures all of their products in their own purpose-built memory production facility. In fact, they designed and built their production center to maximize manufacturing efficiency and guarantee the highest quality of our products.
Sep. 26, 2014 05:00 PM EDT Reads: 1,618
All major researchers estimate there will be tens of billions devices - computers, smartphones, tablets, and sensors - connected to the Internet by 2020. This number will continue to grow at a rapid pace for the next several decades. Over the summer Gartner released its much anticipated annual Hype Cycle report and the big news is that Internet of Things has now replaced Big Data as the most hyped technology. Indeed, we're hearing more and more about this fascinating new technological paradigm. Every other IT news item seems to be about IoT and its implications on the future of digital business.
Sep. 26, 2014 10:00 AM EDT Reads: 2,105