Mike Kavis Joins Internet Of @ThingsExpo Faculty
A pioneer in cloud computing, Mike led a team that built the world’s first high speed transaction network for Amazon
By: Yeshim Deniz
Aug. 9, 2014 04:30 PM
Mike Kavis is Vice President & Principal Cloud Architect at Cloud Technology Partners joined the faculty of Internet of @Things Expo Silicon Valley, which will take place November 4-6, at the Santa Clara Convention Center in Santa Clara, California.
He has served in numerous technical roles such as CTO, Chief Architect, and VP positions with over 25 years of experience in software development and architecture.
A pioneer in cloud computing, Mike led a team that built the world’s first high speed transaction network in Amazon’s public cloud and won the 2010 AWS Global Startup Challenge. An expert in cloud security, he is the author of “Architecting the Cloud: Design Decisions for Cloud Computing Service Models (IaaS, PaaS, SaaS)” from Wiley Publishing.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is a new hot buzzword and like most buzzwords, its purpose and definition are grossly misunderstood. When some people hear the term IoT they immediately associate it with a refrigerator reminding us to order milk or our Fitbit wearable device tweeting how we just "crushed a 4.1 mile run".
Neither of those use cases are very compelling to most of us which makes it hard to fathom how experts can predict that by 2020 there will be greater than a one trillion dollar market that vendors will be trying to claim a piece of.
Check out Mike's latest post of Forbes that discussed real use cases with real business value.
You won't want to underestimate the future of IoT.
A Rock Star Faculty, Top Keynotes, Sessions, and Top Delegates!
The growth and success of Internet of Things will be on display at the upcoming Internet of @ThingsExpo conference and exhibition in Santa Clara, CA, November 4-6, 2014.
All main layers of the IoT ecosystem will be represented at the Internet of @ThingsExpo - the infrastructure players, the platform providers, and those offering applications, and they'll all be here to speak, sponsor, exhibit and network.
Tracks and topics for Internet of @ThingsExpo Silicon Valley will include:
Consumer IoT & Wearables
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