internet of things

February 20, 2018

Tyson King to Lead Prodea’s Sales Team

RICHARDSON, TX – FEBRUARY 20, 2018 – Prodea Systems Inc., a leading global provider of IoT platform technology and managed solutions, today announced that veteran sales executive Tyson King has joined the company as Vice President of Worldwide Sales. King is responsible for all aspects of Prodea’s worldwide sales organization. He has previously served in various leadership roles within sales and business development organizations at Alarm.com’s subsidiary Building 36, Numerex, Novatel Wireless, and Texas Instruments. Most recently, King was responsible for doubling SaaS revenues YoY through the addition of major partnerships with large cap companies. During his career, he has built […]
February 13, 2018

Coriant and Prodea Partner to Disrupt IoT Service Adoption Worldwide

New Ecosystem Partnership Demonstrates Revenue-generating Value of Prodea’s IoT Service X-Change Solutions and Platform at Mobile World Congress NAPERVILLE, Illinois & RICHARDSON, Texas, 13 February 2018 – Coriant, a global supplier of open, disruptive, and hyperscale networking solutions for service providers and web-scale Internet operators and Prodea, a leading provider of IoT managed solutions and technologies, today announced that they have joined forces. Through Coriant’s new Multi-Sided Platform Partnership Program and Prodea’s new IoT Service X-Change™ platform and ecosystem this partnership will accelerate global adoption of IoT services by simplifying go-to-market deployment across multiple vertical markets. Prodea’s IoT Service X-Change […]
January 15, 2018

CES 2018 Wrap-Up

CES is the world’s gathering place for all who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. A high-level business event that touches all industries, it’s the place where business gets done, and Prodea was present with a demo exhibit in the Venetian hotel and a sponsorship & panel presentation at the Parks Associates’ CONNECTIONS Summit at CES. CES 2018 is a platform for innovators of all sizes to build their brands, every major technology company on the planet participates in CES in some way — by exhibiting, speaking, sponsoring, attending or holding co-located events and business meetings. With over 3900 […]
November 22, 2017

The Importance of Tenant Separation and Authentication Standards in IoT Security

This is the tenth and final blog in a series of Arrayent posts on IoT security. The series is written for employees of companies who sell connected products, especially those new to IoT. With this series, we hope to bring a basic level of awareness and understanding of key issues that face everyone who develops connected consumer products. We also hope to stimulate an ongoing dialog that helps move the conversation about connected products security forward. As a provider, as well as customer, of cloud services (Prodea’s own business is run in the cloud), we know that data is at […]
October 25, 2017

Prodea VP, Riffat Amin, speaks at CONNECTIONS Europe on “Transitioning to the API Economy”

Prodea’s Vice President of European Operations, Riffat Amin, will speak at CONNECTIONS™ Europe 2017 in Amsterdam on November 1 about how smart home business models are transitioning to an API economy. This interactive panel will discuss how connectivity enables companies to solve real customer problems using new, more frictionless approaches, opening the door to numerous new business models. Partnerships, often essential to creating new value and monetization strategies, will be explored as well. Park’s Director of IoT Strategy, Tom Kerber, Riffat Amin and other IoT executives will address how companies can benefit by extracting ongoing value from data and device […]
September 1, 2017

Prodea sponsors IFA+ Summit at IFA Berlin

Prodea is a proud sponsor of the IFA+ Summit which runs Sept. 4 & 5, concurrently with the IFA trade show in Berlin. Prodea CTO and Co-Founder, Amir Ansari, will speak on the IHS Markit panel entitled: “Living a Smart and Seamless Life: Beyond Connectivity” at 12:30 P.M. in Hall 26B in the workshop area. For more about the IFA+ Summit, visit their website. To schedule a meeting with Amir or Prodea representatives while at IFA, contact: Ralf Sander, Dir. of Business Development – Europe at ralf.sander@prodea.com or +49 160 364 2311
August 31, 2017

Prodea CTO Amir Ansari to Speak on IFA+ Summit Panel in Berlin

Topic: “Living a Smart and Seamless Life: Beyond Connectivity”     REDWOOD CITY, CA—August 30, 2017—Amir Ansari, CTO and Co-Founder of Prodea Systems Inc., will share his views on how to quicken the pace of user adoption and deepen user engagement to help take connected products to the next level at the IFA+ Summit 2017. Ansari will be a featured panelist at IHS Markit Analyst Briefings’ discussion on “Living a Smart and Seamless Life: Beyond Connectivity” at the upcoming at IFA+ Summit on September 4-5. The September 4 panel will highlight IHS’ take on the latest data and insights by IHS […]
July 13, 2017

To Understand IoT Authentication and Authorization You Need To Know ‘OAuth 2.0’

This is the ninth in a series of Arrayent blog posts on IoT security. The series is written for employees of companies who sell connected products, especially those new to IoT. With this series, we hope to bring a basic level of awareness and understanding of key issues that face everyone who develops connected consumer products. We also hope to stimulate an ongoing dialog that helps move the conversation about connected products security forward. The Open Authorization (OAuth) user authentic-cation and authorization framework has become a popular and convenient way to secure access to IoT devices. The Arrayent platform employs […]
July 6, 2017

Data Encryption Is Mission-Critical

This is the eighth in a series of Arrayent blog posts on IoT security. The series is written for employees of companies who sell connected products, especially those new to IoT. With this series, we hope to bring a basic level of awareness and understanding of key issues that face everyone who develops connected consumer products. We also hope to stimulate an ongoing dialog that helps move the conversation about connected products security forward. If your company collects data about your products, customers, employees, or market, the best practice is that you should always encrypt it, whether or not there […]
June 22, 2017

IoT DevOps For Continuous Integration

This is the sixth in a series of Arrayent blog posts on IoT security. The series is written for employees of companies who sell connected products, especially those new to IoT. With this series, we hope to bring a basic level of awareness and understanding of key issues that face everyone who develops connected consumer products. We also hope to stimulate an ongoing dialog that helps move the conversation about connected products security forward. A major impetus for manufacturers is wanting to have connected products that are ‘always on.’ This allows them to innovate faster and deliver product improvements, new functionality, […]