BOSTON, Oct. 10, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Xively, a subsidiary of LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM) and creator of the first public cloud platform for the commercial Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that Chad Jones, Xively's Vice President of Product Strategy, will be a featured speaker at two premier mobile conferences next week: GigaOmMobilize, taking place October 16 – 17 at the Mission Bay Conference Center in San Francisco, and MobileCon, taking place October 16 – 18 at the San Jose Convention Center in San Jose, California.
At both venues, Jones will discuss how the Internet of Things, predicted to generate $1.2 trillion1 to $14.4 trillion2 in revenue by 2020, has the potential to revolutionize the relationship between people and their world through extreme connectivity. He will review the opportunities and challenges associated with the IoT, and how businesses can leverage it to boost top-line revenue and bottom-line efficiencies.
- Mobilize: October 16, 1pm, "The Internet of Things: A Vision for Transforming Business and Lives"
- MobileCon: October 17, 11am: "Using the IoT to Grow and Optimize your Business"
Mobilize attendees can also visit Xively's booth #15 to learn how Xively Cloud Services, the IoT public cloud platform, is helping businesses speed and simplify development of connected products and internal solutions while minimizing costs.
About the Conferences
GigaOm Mobilize focuses on the future of mobility, tracking the hottest early adopters, the bold visionaries and those about to disrupt the ecosystem. Mobilize '13 focuses on the Internet of Things, mobile big data, wearable devices and BYOD and mobile security.
MobileCon is a CTIA Wireless Association conference focused exclusively on business and mobile IT. It brings together industry leaders and IT professionals who want to learn about the latest trends and explore how to address pressing challenges in mobility.
Xively provides the first public cloud purpose-built for the commercial Internet of Things (IoT). Xively's Platform as a Service (PaaS) helps companies simplify and accelerate development of a new generation of IoT-connected products by allowing businesses of all sizes to focus on their innovation, instead of infrastructure, and bring compelling connected offerings to market at significant cost savings. Through the power of Xively's Connected Object Cloud™, solutions can securely and selectively interconnect, creating an exponential effect. A subsidiary of LogMeIn (Nasdaq:LOGM), Xively is headquartered in Boston's Innovation District. https://xively.com
1 "The Connected Life: A USD4.5 trillion global impact in 2020," Machina Research, February 2012
Xively is a trademark of LogMeIn in the U.S. and other countries.