THE NETHERLANDS: GreenPeak Technologies, a leading low power RF-semiconductor company, announced that Cees Links, CEO and founder of GreenPeak Technologies, has been selected to speak at The Internet of Things event in Cambridge, UK on June 27.
The Internet of Things 2013 event (IoT13) connects companies building their business on the Internet of Things and focuses on the commercial prospects of IoT by sharing real life experiences of products and services that use connected devices IOT13 looks at where the investment is going, how the supply chain and ecosystem is developing, and which business models will emerge as winners.
Cees Links, founder and CEO of GreenPeak Technologies, will be participating as a speaker in the Smart Homes and consumer products session and explain how Multi-Service Operators (MSOs) are driving this new market segment, how these new services will generate new business opportunities, and how Smart Home services will bridge to the IoT in the near future.
“GreenPeak believes that Smart Home applications are the crucial enabler for the development of the Internet of Things.” says Cees Links of GreenPeak Technologies, a market leader for ZigBee silicon for wireless sensor communication. “ZigBee, the communication technology behind Smart Home applications, offers a low cost and low power complement to WiFi.”
Only sensor applications that operate under industry standards will enable devices from different vendors to interoperate, an essential feature for Smart Home and IoT applications.
The Smart Home will accelerate the use of sensor applications beyond the home: in building automation, for utilities and the smart grid, and from there in industrial, logistical and agricultural applications. Cees says, “The Internet of Things will quickly change our world in ways we cannot even imagine yet.”