Category: Q and As

PR Vibes Q&A: Machina Research Founders Launch New Industry Analyst Firm – Introducing Transforma Insights

Machina Research alums Jim Morrish and Matt Hatton are at it again, launching a new industry analyst firm called Transforma Insights that explores the cutting edge of the digital transformation efforts taking place within the enterprise end user and vendor communities. Calysto sat down with Jim and Matt to discuss their new initiative and the […]

PR Vibes Q&A: Zeus Kerravala, ZK Research Names New Category: UCIoT

Zeus Kerravala is the founder and principal analyst with ZK Research and provides tactical and long-term strategic advice to a wide range of stakeholders, including end-user IT and network managers; vendors of IT hardware, software and services; and the IT investment community. In this PR Vibes™ Q&A, Zeus explains the chip shot vs. the moon shot approach to new technology […]

Q&A with Eric Krapf, General Manager and Program Co-Chair for Enterprise Connect and Publisher of No Jitter

For more than a decade, Eric Krapf has served as the General Manager and Program Co-Chair for Enterprise Connect, the leading conference and exhibition, and online events brand in the enterprise communications industry. He is also the publisher of No Jitter, the Enterprise Connect community’s daily news, and analysis website. He’s also served as managing […]

MWC19 Pre-Show Q&A with Mobile Industry Insider, Allen Proithis

Allen Proithis has spent most of his career building organizations in the mobile industry using a strong combination of strategic and tactical marketing. For the past few years, he led the rollout of the first nationwide low-powered, wide area wireless network (LPWAN) as the President – North America for Sigfox. Allen also created an IoT […]

IoT World – PR Vibes Q&A with Gavin Whitechurch, EVP Product & Strategy at KNect365 TMT, an informa business

Internet of Things World May 14 – 17, 2018 Santa Clara Convention Center, CA How has the show evolved since its launch five years ago, and are there any big changes planned for 2018?  The show has evolved with the IoT ecosystem and the IoT market. When the show was launched five years ago, the […]

The IoT M2M Council (IMC) has the Best Network of End Users in the IoT/M2M sector: A Q&A with Keith Kreisher, IMC Executive Director

Keith recently took time to discuss emerging trends in the IoT/M2M industry, buyer profiles across vertical markets and challenges ahead. What’s the mission of the IMC and how did the group come about?  Simply put, our mission is to increase deployments of IoT/M2M solutions by proving the technology business case to those that would adopt […]

Real World IoT Summit – PR Vibes Q&A with Christian Renaud, Research Director, Internet of Things, 451 Research

Real World IoT Summit April 5 -6, 2017 The Landmark, London What is the “Real World IoT?” The 451 Research Real World IoT Summit is a gathering of professionals across industry that are actively deploying (or working to deploy) IoT projects in their organizations.  While some of these are from the Information Technology (IT) departments, […]

IoT Evolution & Strategy Summit for CEOs – a Q&A with Carl Ford

We’ve been fans of IoT Evolution (M2M Evolution in its original formation) and have been to every show. Unlike other IoT shows (and there are new ones every day), Carl and his team truly understand deep into the technology, as well as the business cases for IoT. As its name implies, the event is evolving. […]

Mobile World Congress Americas Q&A with Michael O’Hara, Chief Marketing Officer, GSMA

Last June, two of the wireless industry’s biggest trade associations—GMSA and CTIA—announced they would be teaming up to present a new event in San Francisco starting next September: Mobile World Congress Americas, in essence replacing CTIA’s long-standing Super Mobility event. Calysto asked Michael O’Hara, CMO of the GSMA, what we can expect from the new […]

Q&A with Jim Morrish, Founder and Chief Research Officer, Machina Research

June is Thought Leadership month at Calysto. If you haven’t yet, check out our divergent white paper on the topic.  In line with this thinking, we interviewed one of the IoT industry’s Thought Leaders, Jim Morrish. In addition to being one of the founders of Machina Research (an IoT-focused industry analyst and consulting firm), Jim […]