[slides] Critical Communications for IoT By @ImadMouline | @ThingsExpo #IoT #M2M #RTC #BigData

What if, during a snow emergency, an on-the-ground sensor could automatically trigger a relevant emergency notification related to snowfall and road impact. And then, after it’s triggered, that notification is delivered intelligently to individuals based on an extensive set of rules designed to alert the most available and capable responders.
This “what if” question about “smart highways” is short-sighted. We are already there, and we are only getting started. While mainstream attention is paid to machine-to-machine communications, new technologies are being developed to make these communications even more actionable during critical situations (call it “machine-to-machine-to human”).

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