MOUNTAIN VIEW, CA, Dec 13, 2017 – FogHorn Systems, a leading developer of “edge intelligence” software for industrial and commercial internet of things (IoT) solutions, announced the formation of the company’s IIoT Technology Advisory Board. With their deep IIoT domain expertise, these executives from leading industrial and technology companies will provide ongoing guidance to the FogHorn executive team on the rapidly evolving IIoT technology landscape.
“The launch of FogHorn’s IIoT Technology Advisory Board is a natural step in reinforcing our technology leadership in edge intelligence and fog computing,” said FogHorn CEO David C. King. “Our breakthrough innovations in edge analytics and machine learning have been well-recognized by leading industry analysts and thought leaders thus far, and we are seeking to extend our technology leadership position in this rapidly growing sector. The industry experts included on this advisory board are all recognized pioneers and innovators in the IIoT domain.”
Joining FogHorn’s IIoT Technology Advisory Board are:
- Harel Kodesh, operating partner at Silver Lake Partners and former CTO of GE Digital
- Maciej Kranz, VP of strategic innovation at Cisco
- Lin Nease, HPE fellow and chief technologist for IoT at HP Enterprise
- Michael Nilles, chief digital officer (CDO) of Schindler and CEO of Schindler Digital Business AG
FogHorn’s IIoT Technology Advisory Board will consult with the FogHorn leadership team as the company investigates new technologies and strategic initiatives.
“The IIoT-informed perspective of these advisors will be invaluable when it comes to assessing the numerous product innovation choices we make going forward,” said FogHorn CTO Sastry Malladi. “They will help us to continue pushing the envelope in the application of edge analytics, machine learning and AI for IIoT use cases, while staying focused on the key breakthrough innovations that really matter.”
More information on FogHorn’s IIoT Technology Advisory Board members can be found on the FogHorn web site.
About FogHorn Systems
FogHorn is a leading developer of “edge intelligence” software for industrial and commercial IoT application solutions. FogHorn’s software platform brings the power of advanced analytics and machine learning to the on-premises edge environment enabling a new class of applications for advanced monitoring and diagnostics, machine performance optimization, proactive maintenance and operational intelligence use cases. FogHorn’s technology is ideally suited for OEMs, systems integrators and end customers in manufacturing, power and water, oil and gas, renewable energy, mining, transportation, healthcare, retail, as well as Smart Grid, Smart City, Smart Building and connected vehicle applications.
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