Bluetooth & Beyond
Internet of Things
50-Minute Technical Session
Audience Level: Intermediate
What problems could be solved and what new business models triggered if the best aspects of each of today's open connectivity technologies, including Bluetooth, BLE, NFC, and WiFi, were brought together, enabling an all new connectivity ecosystem to experience seamless IoT engagement?
An honest conversation about the future of connectivity supporting the emerging IoT, and increasingly sophisticated device interaction, acknowledges importance of all relevant connectivity technologies. This session explores current Bluetooth trends, challenges, and opportunities associated with voice, mobility, security, and new standards. The speaker shares thoughts and solicits audience discussion about possibilities and challenges in developing a Universal Connectivity technology.
1. What does the current connectivity landscape look like today?
2. What disconnects exist today that may hinder mIoT from reaching its full potential?
3. Is such a Universal Connectivity technology even possible?
4. What intermediate solutions can help bridge this gap?
5. What would it take to get this Universal Connectivity technology off the ground?