About support

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far support has created 85 blog entries.

Big Impact with Small Things – Smashing Boxes Shares IoT Office Innovations at Charlotte Lunch & Learn

The Trojan Room coffee pot at the University of Cambridge is legend. And not thanks to excellent coffee—it's famous for being the focus of the world's first webcam. A camera was set up and pointed at the lab's coffee pot in 1991, to provide a live picture of the coffee pot to all desktop computers on [...]

By | February 20th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Media Coverage for RIoT-Supported Startups

Four local startups pitched their products in front of a panel of Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) judges at a pitch competition hosted by RIoT at HQ Raleigh on Tuesday evening. In the end, BruVue, a platform that provides real-time tracking of inventory and beer keg levels for bar managers, won first prize: a small industry membership with IIC. More [...]

By | February 17th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Media Coverage for RIoT-Supported Startups

Four local startups pitched their products in front of a panel of Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) judges at a pitch competition hosted by RIoT at HQ Raleigh on Tuesday evening. In the end, BruVue, a platform that provides real-time tracking of inventory and beer keg levels for bar managers, won first prize: a small industry membership with IIC. More [...]

By | February 17th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Feature by WRAL Techwire – Community initiatives share a vision for North Carolina at IEI Forum

WRAL Techwire recently published a feature about the ReCONNECT NC Forum, hosted by NC State's Institute for Emerging Issues. The feature was written by Sarah Glova, Director of Growth & Communications for RIoT. Leaders from across North Carolina joined the ReCONNECT NC forum on Monday in Raleigh. The forum was presented by NC State University’s Institute [...]

By | February 12th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Feature by WRAL Techwire – Community initiatives share a vision for North Carolina at IEI Forum

WRAL Techwire recently published a feature about the ReCONNECT NC Forum, hosted by NC State's Institute for Emerging Issues. The feature was written by Sarah Glova, Director of Growth & Communications for RIoT. Leaders from across North Carolina joined the ReCONNECT NC forum on Monday in Raleigh. The forum was presented by NC State University’s Institute [...]

By | February 12th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Feature by WRAL TechWire – 4 startups to pitch Industrial Internet Consortium judges at RIoT event

WRAL TechWire has published a preview to the 2019 RIoT/IIC Pitch Night event. The article, published by journalist Shannon Cuthrell, outlines the four companies set to pitch at the event and highlights the judges panel. Four local IoT companies are set to pitch their products Tuesday evening in front of a panel of industry leaders at [...]

By | February 12th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Demystifying the Patent Process, with John Sotomayor of SotoIP

John Sotomayor of SotoIP hears the same question a lot: "Can you take a look at my app and see if it's patentable?" John discussed the patent process at RIoT's most recent Lunch & Learn. He was realistic about the process - stressing that the most important question isn’t necessarily whether something is patentable or [...]

By | February 12th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Who holds the key to the Gigabit City? That answer and more, plus 200+ pictures from RIoT XXX.

In a gigabit society, every home, business, vehicle, and mobile device will be tapping speeds of up to 1000 Mbps—40x faster than today’s basic broadband. RIoT has been asking, “What will it take to get there?” At RIoT XXX Smart and Connected Gigabit Cities, a partnership event hosted by RIoT, NCNGN, and US Ignite, speakers [...]

By | January 29th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Acting out IoT – A Live Example of How the Internet of Things Works

The RIoT community is quick to say that the Internet of Things is really about people - our innovations, our solutions, our partnerships. But Paul Peterson, Senior Field Applications Engineer with Arrow Electronics, took this a step further yesterday when he had the RIoT community act out an IoT device and network. Different people were [...]

By | January 25th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments

Speakers Announced for Intelligent Infrastructures Forum with Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) Feb. 15

Join RIoT and Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) for a half-day workshop event on February 15 in Raleigh, NC. This event is free and open to the public, but pre-registration is required. IIC officially published the speaker list earlier today: Dr. Richard Soley, Executive Director, Industrial Internet Consortium Tom Snyder, Executive Director, RIoT Wael William Diab, Senior [...]

By | January 24th, 2019|All Blog Posts|0 Comments