M2M is Revolutionizing the Transportation Industry (Internet of Things & WSN USA 2013)

Mr James Kirkland, Principal Solutions Architect
Red Hat
United States


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* Increasing safety via positive control and electronic dispatching control.
* Optimizing routing and fuel management via the combination of resource location tracking and business rules.
* Optimizing telecommunications utilization and availability through multi-path link management.
* Moving decision making out into the field to decrease reaction time and mis-routing of assets.

Speaker Biography (James Kirkland)

James Kirkland is a Principal Solutions Architect for the transportation industry at Red Hat. He has been working with Unix/Linux variants for 18 years and specializes in mission critical datacenter architectures and integrating them with M2M infrastructures. James is an RHCE, and a HP-UX certified System Administrator. He has been a participant and presenter at HP World, LinuxWorld, Red Hat Summit, user groups, and other forums . He is the co-author of Linux(R) Troubleshooting for System Administrators and Power Users (ISBN: 0131855158) published by PrenticeHall PTR.

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