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The Industrial Internet of Things is Like Football

The Industrial Internet of Things is a lot like football. Sensors relay data to devices like a center hikes the ball to a quarterback. Devices send telemetry to IIoT platforms like a quarterback passes the ball to a receiver. IIoT platforms ingest data like a receiver catches a pass. I think you get the idea. …
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It’s Time for one Mobile Database to Rule Them All

Migrate Win32 applications using a mobile database like FoxPro, dBase, Access and SQL Server Compact to SQLite across all mobile devices. If it weren’t for desktop databases and learning SQL, my career as a developer may never have launched. I learned dBase for DOS in college, moved on to Paradox when Windows arrived on the scene …
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Keep your Mobile Data Safe when Apps Talk to Each Other

Convert Win32 applications using local interprocess communications (IPC) to mobile apps that securely send data to each other via contracts. In the 90s, platforms and programming languages allowed developers to call functions that were increasingly farther away from the calling code. Calling into subroutines gave way to instantiating classes to call functions. Calling exported functions in …
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Reduce Business Risk by Enforcing Security Policies on Data with Digital Rights Management

To enforce data security policies directly, get an EMM solution with digital rights management to protect data where it flows & rests. So far, our EMM journey to secure corporate data has dealt with the issue by broadly securing the entire device via MDM or more narrowly securing the apps that deliver the data using …
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Improve User Productivity by Utilizing Cloud Services to Better Serve Mobile Employees

Mobile employees working around the world are best served by globally distributed cloud services + replicated data with low network latency. Your organization may have customers and employees distributed all over the world. These people have neither the time nor the patience to wait for data to travel great distances over land or though undersea …
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Mobile Strategies for Business is Now Available

I’m pleased to announce that my newest book, “Mobile Strategies for Business: 50 Actionable Insights to Digitally Transform Your Business” is now available. Mobile Strategies for Business is the first book to clearly explain how executives can digitally transform their organization through a simple, step-by-step process. The mobile tidal wave has permanently transformed the consumer world and now …
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Getting Started with Azure IoT services: Securing Event Hub Telemetry with SAS Tokens

To prevent the Internet of Things from becoming the largest attack surface in the history of computing, security at scale is paramount. Any company that wants to be taken seriously as an IoT platform player has to provide cloud-scale telemetry ingestion while also delivering security to millions of events per second without skipping a beat. …
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