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Posted by Ed Maguire - Insights Partner on November 21, 2017

Value Vector: The convergence of blockchain technology and IoT is ripe for enterprise solutions  (Part 1)

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One of the most important, and least understood technologies today is blockchain, which underlies Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.  The revolutionary aspect of blockchain's center is decentralization, which means that secure peer-to-peer transactions can be conducted over networks without an intermediary.  While much of the focus of blockchain's implications has been on the financial sector, there is significant promise for the Industrial IoT, for supply chain, logistics, manufacturing, energy and other areas.  This two-part article looks at some of the ways blockchain and IoT can collectively benefit enterprise and its implications for Connected Industry. 

 

Posted by Ed Maguire - Insights Partner on November 16, 2017

Insight Vector: Advancing Industrial IoT adoption (Part 2)

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Innovation and market perspectives from leading IoT thought leaders

In Part 2 of our Insight Vector series, Momenta’s Jim Fletcher provides perspective on market challenges, the different merits of horizontal versus vertical approaches and drivers for Industrial IoT adoption.  IoT value needs to be obvious to end users, and this has been a lot more apparent in consumer markets, where there were not pre-existing technological alternatives.  There’s plenty of value from horizontal platform to manage connectivity and data, but it’s domain expertise that delivers the most relevant business impact from Industrial IoT, and partnerships are key. 

Posted by Ed Maguire - Insights Partner on November 14, 2017

Insight Vector: Surfing technological change (Part 1)

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Innovation and market perspectives from leading IoT thought leaders

In Part 1 of our Insight Vector series, Momenta’s Jim Fletcher shared how his experience at IBM shaped his perspective around technological shifts, the convergence of operational and information technologies and value of transforming business models.  The rapid industry shift in networking to Internet Protocol based technology in the 1990s offers parallels to today’s industrial IoT, with traditional industry poised for dramatic changes ahead.

Posted by Sandra Mueller - Marketing Partner on November 1, 2017

November 7th: Join Jim Fletcher at DCD>Zettastructure London

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From Edge Computing to AI and Brexit

On November 7th, Momenta Partners’ Jim Fletcher joins industry experts to discuss all things data as more than 1500 data center and cloud infrastructure professionals attend  DCD>Zettastructure in London to discuss a plethora of topics including Brexit, the migration of legacy data centers, energy smart innovations to hybrid cloud models, and how the application of advanced technologies such as AI and 5G will usher the industry to a serverless future at the edge. 

Posted by Tom Gilley - Managing Partner & CTO on November 1, 2017

Jim Fletcher, former Chief Technology Officer for IBM Watson IoT Platform, joins Momenta Partners

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Momenta Partners is pleased to announce that Jim Fletcher has joined Momenta Partners as a Strategy Partner, in the office of the CTO.

Jim Fletcher most recently served IBM as an IBM Distinguished Engineer and Chief Technology Officer (CTO) for the IBM Watson Internet of Things Platform. In this role, Jim had responsibility for the architecture and technical direction for IBM’s Internet of Things platform including identifying technologies, architecture, M&A and strategic partnerships.

Posted by Sandra Mueller - Marketing Partner on October 4, 2017

October 4: Join the Edge Panel discussion on Energy & Utility at IoTSWC today, 1 p.m.

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Jesse DeMesa, Venture Partner with Momenta Partners, will moderate a panel discussion titled “Edge Computing in Energy & Utilities" at the IoT Solutions World Congress on October 4th at 13:00 p.m. in the Auditorium,  in Barcelona, Spain.

If you like to meet Jesse in person make sure to stop by the Momenta Pavilion booth B210, Hall 5.