Top 15 IoT Takeaways From South By Southwest
South by Southwest is best known in the tech community for the new social media technologies, products and services. Twitter TWTR -0.1% received its first big dose of notoriety as attendees posted which sessions they were attending and which parties they were at. Over the past few years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has made its way into the content stream as IoT will move the culture in the future as much as social media does today. We had the distinct pleasure of hosting three South by Southwest panels on IoT covering theIoT maker movement, IoT infrastructure, and IoT data. The panels were moderated by Moor Insights & Strategy analysts Paul Teich, Gina Longoria and Mike Krell, and included participants from National Instruments Corp., TechShop, LEGO, Airbus, Intel INTC +0.03%, Ayla Networks, Xicato, and Echelon ELON +6.36%. After hosting these panels and attending the show, I asked the threeMoor Insights & Strategy analysts to provide me their top five IoT takeaways from the show. Here’s what they said.