Scaling the Internet of Things (IoT) (Internet of Things Applications USA 2014)

Chuck Byers, Technical Leader and Platform Architect
United States
Nov 19, 2014.

Speaker Biography (Chuck Byers)

CHARLES C. BYERS is a Technical Leader and Platform Architect with Cisco's Chief Technology and Architecture Office. He works on the architecture and implementation of media processing systems, Fog Computing platforms, and the Internet of Everything. Before joining Cisco Systems, he was a Bell Labs Fellow at Alcatel-Lucent. During his 27 years in the telecommunications networking industry, he has made significant contributions in areas including voice switching, broadband access, converged networks, VoIP, multimedia, video, and modular platforms. He has also been a leader in several standards bodies, including serving as a founding member of PICMG's AdvancedTCA, AdvancedMC, and MicroTCA subcommittees, and on the SCOPE Alliance.
Mr. Byers received his B.S. in Electrical and Computer Engineering and an M.S. in Electrical Engineering from the University of Wisconsin, Madison. He holds 51 US patents.

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