David Houghton, Author at IoT For All

David Houghton

David has over 25 years experience working at the intersection of technology, business and performance improvement in a variety of strategic planning, management, operations, business development and sales posts. Currently, Mr. Houghton is the GM, Asset Tracking Solutions for NimbeLink and has previously worked in roles including Head of Enterprise IoT for James Brehm & Associates, Director for Bright Wolf, and CEO of Veedims. Mr. Houghton holds a BA in Economics from Villanova University.

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The IoT Stack Tension – Full Stack IoT vs. Custom Stack IoT

I don’t think anyone will argue that an IoT solution utilizes a ‘stack’ of services - in general; think of ‘thing’, network, infrastructure, data store, application and enterprise integration. A re...
Why the Slow Adoption of IoT? It's Because IoT is Hard

Why the Slow Adoption of IoT? It’s Because IoT is Hard

The adoption of IoT is off to a slow start and there’s a reason — it’s hard. So hard, Gartner predicts through 2018 that 75% of IoT projects will take up to twice as long as planned.

IoT Needs to Die

When I asked him how he defined IoT, it became clear he viewed it as a piece of technology. All I could do was sigh, as I said to myself, “IoT needs to die.” Enjoying a rare event here i...