Prodea Blog

April 20, 2018

HardwareCon 2018 Wrap-Up: Insights from Panel Speaker Peter Radsliff, VP Marketing

This year the attendees at HardwareCon took advantage of the opportunity to learn about the latest technology and business trends in AI, Machine Learning, Robotics, IoT, Blockchain, Product Design and many more. Parks Associates presented an IoT Summit at HardwareCon that was focused on the “Transformation of Consumer Products: Connectivity and IoT.” The summit addressed the changing landscape for product development, trends and challenges associated with new innovations, and how these changes are impacting the market. Prodea’s VP Marketing, Peter Radsliff, was part of an interactive panel moderated by Parks Associates Research Director for Connected Home, Brad Russell. The panelists […]
April 10, 2018

Prodea Strives to Promote Lifelong Learning

On September 25th 2015, 150 world leaders adopted a set of goals to end poverty, protect the planet and ensure prosperity for all as part of a new sustainable development agenda. Each goal has specific targets to be achieved over the next 15 years. For the goals to be reached, the organization recommends that everyone needs to their part: governments, the private sector, civil society, and everyday people. Through Project DRUV, Prodea strives to improve Quality Education (Goal #4). Obtaining a quality education is the foundation to improving people’s lives and sustainable development. DRUV (meaning North Star) is an all new […]
March 19, 2018

OFC 2018: Optical Fiber Communication Conference Wrap-Up

The Optical Fiber Communication Conference & Exhibition OFC 2018 was the perfect venue to announce and demonstrate new products and solutions such as photonic integration, hardware disaggregation, and open management of large scale networks. Top industry leaders came together to discuss and debate market trends, optical innovations, business opportunities, and industry shaping technologies. The exhibit hall theaters featured business-focused programming with presentations by industry experts. Prodea showcased our partnership with global networking equipment leader Coriant and demonstrated the Prodea  IoT Service X-Change™, our carrier-grade IoT Services Platform with ready-to-deploy IoT solutions that deliver real value to service providers and network […]
March 3, 2018

Mobile World Congress 2018 Wrap-Up

Mobile World Congress 2018 was packed with plenty of interest in the smartphone market, as well as smart home, IoT, 5G, and more. More than 107,000 visitors from 205 countries and territories attended the 2018 Mobile World Congress. Over 55 percent of this year’s attendees held senior-level positions, including more than 7,700 CEOs, up from more than 6,100 CEOs in 2017. Approximately 24 per cent of attendees were female, an increase from 23 percent at MWC 2017; additionally, 28 percent of speakers in the conference program were female, compared with 21 per cent in 2017. More than 2,400 companies showcased […]
February 13, 2018

Prodea @ Mobile World Congress 2018 in Barcelona, Feb 26-Mar 1

PRODEA WILL BE AT MOBILE WORLD CONGRESS Prodea’s IoT Service X-Change™ will be showcased along with Coriant’s Multi-Sided Solutions at MWC in Barcelona February 26-March 1, 2018. To see a demonstration at the show, come visit us at the Coriant stand Hall 2 – #2130. 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 […]
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 […]
January 9, 2018

Blog: IoT Security – 10 Part Series

We invite you to enjoy Prodea’s ten part blog series 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. #10 The Importance of Tenant Separation and Authentication Standards in IoT Security #9 To Understand IoT Authentication and Authorization You Need To Know ‘OAuth 2.0’ #8 Data […]
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 […]
July 26, 2017

CEO’S LETTER TO ARRAYENT CUSTOMERS, PARTNERS AND FRIENDS

By Cyril Brignone — July 26, 2017   To customers, partners, and friends of Arrayent, This morning, I am announcing that our board of directors has approved the acquisition of Arrayent by Prodea Systems, Inc. This is a big day for all of us. Over ten years ago, our founder, Shane Dyer, had a vision that it should be simple for brand manufacturers to get products connected through the Internet in order to get closer to their customers. That vision evolved into reality when first in 2007 we helped Mattel launch the ‘IM-Me’ instant messaging toy, to today with Arrayent […]
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 […]