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What is IoT?

In my last blog post, I shared my predictions for the Internet of Things in 2017. Prior to that, I talked about why I believe IoT is real, and how there is an opportunity for many businesses to improve operations, enable automation and drive new revenue.

In this in a short video, I answer the question I’ve been asked so many times.

What is IoT?

 

Check out this 7-minute video and learn:

Ways in which IoT surrounds us every day.

What we can learn from e-commerce and the similarities with IoT.

How IoT is being used in the enterprise to become smarter like our homes.

How IoT can play a meaningful role in many businesses.

How to outfit a store with IoT-enabled devices like kiosks, vending machines, Point of Sale systems, digital signage and more to improve the customer experience.

Read the original blog entry...

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Steve Latham, founder, and CEO of Banyan Hills Technologies, is an Internet of Things expert and strategic technology leader. He founded the company in 2013 to impact the world through technology and a deep commitment to social responsibility. He has a strong track record of leveraging cloud-based technologies to optimize and accelerate business strategy and is highly regarded by his peers for his deep industry knowledge in Retail, Entertainment, Healthcare, and Financial Services.

Latham has successfully led architecture, implementation and delivery for one of the largest self-service, retail exchange kiosk systems in the world. Earlier, he served as CTO for the Entertainment division of NCR, where he helped orchestrate a successful divestiture of the business to Redbox for $125M. Prior to NCR, he held various technology leadership positions at Harland Clarke and led the consolidation of their e-commerce platform to a unified product offering for its customers. Latham serves on the board of directors for various businesses and academic institutions providing technical leadership.

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