Suzanne Ricca

November 22, 2017

The Importance of Tenant Separation and Authentication Standards in IoT Security

This is the tenth and final blog in a series of Arrayent posts on IoT security. The series is written for employees of companies who sell connected products, especially those new to IoT. With this series, we hope to bring a basic level of awareness and understanding of key issues that face everyone who develops connected consumer products. We also hope to stimulate an ongoing dialog that helps move the conversation about connected products security forward. As a provider, as well as customer, of cloud services (Prodea’s own business is run in the cloud), we know that data is at […]
November 7, 2017

CONNECTIONS Europe 2017 Wrap-Up

It was a successful two days in Amsterdam at CONNECTIONS Europe 2017. With 110 companies participating from 21 countries, along with 28 C-level executives and 54 speakers, there were lively discussions about the evolution of the connected smart home. Prodea’s Vice President of European Operations, Riffat Amin, spoke about how smart home business models are transitioning to an API economy. As part of an interactive panel moderated by Park’s Director, Tom Kerber, the group discussed how connectivity enables companies to solve real customer problems using more frictionless approaches, opening the door to numerous new business models. Riffat explained how companies […]
October 25, 2017

Prodea VP, Riffat Amin, speaks at CONNECTIONS Europe on “Transitioning to the API Economy”

Prodea’s Vice President of European Operations, Riffat Amin, will speak at CONNECTIONS™ Europe 2017 in Amsterdam on November 1 about how smart home business models are transitioning to an API economy. This interactive panel will discuss how connectivity enables companies to solve real customer problems using new, more frictionless approaches, opening the door to numerous new business models. Partnerships, often essential to creating new value and monetization strategies, will be explored as well. Park’s Director of IoT Strategy, Tom Kerber, Riffat Amin and other IoT executives will address how companies can benefit by extracting ongoing value from data and device […]