“Code Halos” Author Ben Pring to Present Cognizant’s Views About Changing Business Rules Created by Internet of Things at Connected Cloud Summit September 18 in Boston
Ben Pring, one of the authors of “Code Halos”, has agreed to present the key findings of the new book regarding the business implications of the ‘Internet of Things’ (IoT) at the 2014 Connected Cloud Summit, hosted by THINKstrategies and the Cloud Computing Showplace, on Thursday, September 18 in Boston, MA. Cognizant has also agreed to become a Presenting Sponsor of the full-day executive forum.
The Connected Cloud Summit will examine how the Cloud is enabling enterprises to leverage an expanding population of mobile devices and remote objects, capture the rising volume of data being generated, and create exciting new commercial and consumer business opportunities across nearly every industry. The Connected Cloud Summit is the latest in a series of Cloud Innovators Summit executive forums that showcase the most recent innovations and industry best practices being generated by today’s widening array of Cloud providers and users.
Ben Pring co-leads Cognizant’s Future of Work Center and came to Cognizant in September 2011 after spending nearly 15 years as a senior industry analyst at Gartner. Ben’s expertise in helping clients see around corners, think the unthinkable and calculate the compound annual growth rate of unintended consequences so they can leverage the incredibly powerful new opportunities that are being created today. The Center for the Future of Work produces original research and works with internationally renowned academic institutes to create breakthrough thinking about how work is changing in the modern world.
Cognizant joins Oracle Corporation, Aria Systems, Axeda, CorSource Technology Group, Dyn and SafeNet in sponsoring the Connected Cloud Summit. A growing number of industry associations, publications and other leading consulting firms are also supporting and participating in the Summit, including the leading IoT market research firm Strategy Analytics, Agile Equity, MassChallenge, Massachusetts Technology Leadership Council, SIIA, Chief Digital Officer, East Coast Catalyst, APMdigest, Data & Storage Management Report, Datamation, E-Commerce Times, famaPR, Sandhill.com, SoftLetter, and VentureBeat.
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