August 30, 2016

IoT Agenda: Tech accelerator proves IoT projects in SMBs work


Dell recently hosted a tour of three LABS pilot projects, including the port of New Bedford, Salt Creek Vineyard , and Quansett Nurseries, both in South Dartmouth.

Nestled on the cobblestone streets of the historic whaling city of New Bedford, Mass., is a classic brick building where anything but conventional, “classic” work is completed.

INEX Advisors’ IoT Impact LABS, which calls itself “a field-pilot-based IoT accelerator,” is home to a number of jack-of-all-trade workers who are designing, coding, installing and monitoring IoT projects addressing everything from ports, vineyards and nurseries to watersheds and slaughterhouses in the surrounding communities.

IoT has a lot of buzz right now,” said Jason Shepherd, director of IoT strategy and partnerships at Dell, which hosted a tour of pilot IoT projects with INEX Advisors, “but it’s really about solving problems.”

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