About Jim White, CTO, IOTech
Jim has over 25 years of experience in software development for IoT Edge systems, enterprise application integration and mobile applications. Most recently, Jim was a Distinguished Engineer and Director of the IoT Platform Development Team within the IoT Solutions Division of Dell Technologies, where he was the chief architect for Dell's largest open source effort to date, EdgeX Foundry™. EdgeX is an open framework for building industrial IoT Edge computing systems and is now a Linux Foundation (LF) Edge project. Jim will continue to serve as Vice Chair of the EdgeX Technical Steering Committee. Prior to Dell, Jim was a partner at Intertech, specializing in Java and .NET application development. Jim is co-author of 'Java2 Micro Edition: Java in Small Things', a Lynda.com author, and a frequent conference speaker.
IOTech’s Software Products and Solutions build on EdgeX FoundryTM a new flexible, platform-independent, highly-scalable open source edge software platform supported by a rich ecosystem of components that can quickly and easily deliver interoperability between things, applications and services, across a wide range of use cases. The project is hosted by the Linux Foundation and more details can be found at www.edgeXfoundry.org
IoTTech is one of the founding members of the EdgeX Foundry https://www.lfedge.org/. The company has developed open-source IoT edge platforms: two versions depending on the customer's hard real-time and footprint requirements.
They closed on Series A funding in late 2019, they have a growing list of customers and strategic partnerships with companies such as Dell, Accenture, Intel, etc. And they’re growing.
Episode | November 25th, 2020 | Season 2020 | 44 mins 1 sec
edge, iot, iotech systems, it, ot
You can't escape the Edge, but what does it really mean for IT? This episode finds Matt & Steve talking to Jim White, the CTO of IOTech Systems, about the trends and technologies that are influencing the evolution of the IoT-driven edge.