Integrating Open Technologies and Products

Open technologies and open standards provide many benefits. Installing an open, interoperable system constructed from a variety of suppliers does entail challenges of integration. Proponents of a single-vendor solution claim that products from one source will work...

Things Will Never Be The Same

There is no escaping discussing the effects of the Coronavirus / covid-19 / SARS-CoV-2 infection and disease. Almost everyone in the world is affected in one way or another. The meme of the week seems to be working from home advice. The Rework podcast lately is a...

OTOH Don’t Get Ready to Travel Too Soon

Yesterday's notice was from an IoT event in Barcelona in October. Maybe the situation in Spain will be better by then. On the other hand, a message just came in from the Deutsche Messe people announcing that Hannover Messe will not be held in 2020. The city of...

Getting Ready to Travel?

With all this staying home protocol going on, are you missing the travel scene? Some pundits are doing a linear extrapolation from a limited data set and predicting a "new normal" where all conferences are virtual. Have you heard that before? October might be a good...

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