In this edition of the IoT Watch List, I will examine how the business and operating model behind Omate’s partnership with Tata Communications has the potential to deliver wide reaching impact across the IoT ecosystem and transform the go-to-market strategy for hardware vendors. This is great news for hardware vendors and “brands” that can leverage it, but could be bad news for mobile network operators (MNOs).
Charles Reed Anderson, Founder of internet of things (IoT) consultancy CRA & Associates, presented his seasoned insights at TM Forum Live! Asia in Singapore last week. I caught up with him to ask about the challenges companies face as the IoT grows.
Want to know the latest on IoT in Asia? Here you go!
I was recently the conference chair and delivered the opening keynote at the inaugural Internet of Things World Asia event in Singapore (Oct 2017). My keynote content includes the latest global IoT survey results, updates on LPWAN deployments in Asia, and 3 IoT trends to watch.
For those who don’t have time to watch the whole video, here’s the timings for the content:
02:50 State of IoT in Asia
03:50 IoT Buzzwords go mainstream
05:12 Are IoT budgets increasing or decreasing?
05:40 The ecosystem, security and internal challenges companies face in deploying IoT solutions
07:05 Internal collaboration is on the rise
08:10 Intro to the IoT Ecosystem
08:37 IoT vendors: moving towards Solution Selling
09:38 IoT Brand Awareness: which vendors come top of mind
10:45 Which vendors are the “preferred partners” for IoT solution deployment
13:40 LPWANs is Asia (NB-IoT, Sigfox, LoRa)
15:10 The latest of LPWAN deployments in Asia
15:45 Customer concerns relating to LPWANs
16:50 IoT Watch List #1: Elderly Care in Asia
20:14 IoT Watch List #2: LoRa in India
22:15 IoT Watch List #3 The Rise of #PropTech