SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--The Internet of Things Community (IoT Community)™, the world’s largest community of CxOs and IoT professionals & practitioners, announces entegra technologies, inc. as a Silver Corporate Member of the IoT Community™, joining other core IoT stakeholder members in advancing the evolution and uptake while overcoming barriers to entry across the IoT ecosystem. In addition, entegra’s CEO Nancy Shemwell has joined the IoT Community Advisory Board, joining IoT luminaries from across the IoT ecosystem. Shemwell will also deliver a keynote address at the IoT Community's Second Annual IoT Slam® Live event taking place June 21-22 in Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA and broadcast virtually.
Shemwell’s keynote titled, “When the IoT Attacks”, looks at when the world exploits the value of large scale interconnectivity causing the number of entry point and possible exploitation by hackers to grow exponentially. She will attest that securing these connections is becoming of paramount importance. The keynote will describe the nature of the threat and methods for preventing the entry of hackers into the network; concentrating on a hardware centric solution to protecting connections that has been, so far, unbreakable in field deployments providing a robust solution for mission critical networks.
entegra technologies is a cybersecurity technology and managed services company, with a focus on protecting industrial control systems from increasing cyber-attacks. The rapid expansion of IoT presents a security challenge of unique proportion, and maintaining security in the IoT will be essential for the IoT to meet its potential.
David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community, said, “We are delighted to announce entegra joining the IoT Community as an elite Silver corporate member adding to our growing number of member organizations. entegra is positioned at the leading edge of security innovation within IoT security and Cloud space. We look forward to Shemwell’s insights and expertise and we are equally excited to welcome her to our IoT Community Advisory Board, sharing her expertise and knowledge in the IoT security domain.”
“entegra is thrilled to join the IoT Community as a corporate member, and I am honored to join other industry leaders in helping define the framework and best practices for IoT security across industrial and enterprise ecosystems,” said Nancy Shemwell, CEO of entegra. “We are excited to join other key stakeholders and look forward to collaborating with other members, advisory board leaders, speakers, and attendees of the IoT Community’s events, further sharing best practices and contributing to the advancement of IoT.”
Bill Mortimer, vice president of strategic marketing at Spirent and IoT Community™ advisory board chairman, said, “It is an exciting time for the IoT Community as we continue to connect the industry and provide a backbone of thought leadership to gestate, grow and drive the industry forward. We welcome entegra’s addition to our corporate member roster and look forward to announcing other new members soon.”
entegra is the latest IoT player to join the IoT Community as an elite corporate member. The IoT Community is a leading voice in the IoT industry with an individual membership of more than 22,000 IoT practitioners, and corporate backing from heavyweight industry leader members including IBM, Zebra, Amazon AWS, SAS, Vertiv, Spirent, among others, and now entegra. The IoT Community is steered by a powerhouse Advisory Board comprised of leaders shaping the IoT space.
For more information about IoT Slam Live and/or to secure a place at this not-to-be missed event, in-person or virtually, practitioners should visit http://iotslam.com/register.
About Internet of Things Community™ IoT Community™
The Internet of Things Community - IoT Community is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 22,000+ members. The function is to focus on adoption and application of IoT in commercial environments, seeking to understand and contribute to applying technology or overcoming the wide variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical and operational issues. For more information about the IoT community, please visit http://iotslam.com/community. Keep up to date on Twitter by following @IoTChannel or hashtag #IoTCommunity
About IoT Slam® Live 2018
IoT Slam Live 2018 is the Internet of Things Community’s second annual in-person IoT conference and its sixth international conference overall, covering a horizontal industry perspective, across the entire spectrum of IoT. IoT Slam Live takes place June 21-22, 2018 at the Research Triangle Park, North Carolina, USA. For more information, visit www.iotslam.com. IoT Slam Live delivers the best in class IoT Strategy, Leadership, Advisory and Methodology – (SLAM)™.
About entegra technologies inc.
entegra technologies inc. is a cybersecurity technology and managed services company based in Dallas, Texas. With a focus on protecting industrial control systems from increasing cyber-attacks, EntegraBLU™ is also applicable whenever security is paramount in other verticals. This unparalleled cybersecurity solution, has been proven by and evolved in the intelligence community environment. Focused on protecting the IoT and the Industrial Internet of Things, EntegraBLU is a highly scalable, simple to operate solution that is now ready to be deployed to protect critical public and private infrastructures from a broad array of increasingly destructive and costly cyber-attacks. For more information, visit www.entegrablu.com.