User Experience Connected Product 101: Define your users

User-centered design practices are an effective method to design products. But who exactly are the users of your connected product? Usually, there are many more users of your product than what you typically think of in a first pass. This…

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Customer Lifecycle Management for IoT Products

When writing or planning use cases and requirements for connected products, you have to consider new scenarios that don't apply to traditional products. We find that it's these new scenarios that often get overlooked early on, and cause re-work later…

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Fundraising for IoT 101

So you have a new Smart Connected Product Idea and are looking to raise venture capital (VCs). This article summarizes some of the basics you should think about.   This article provides a VC's viewpoint, based on an interview with…

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Connected-product development cycles are 7X faster compared to traditional methods

The Internet of Things is coming fast (if it hasn't already) and isn't waiting for anyone. The challenge is when it will arrive and when should you release your IoT product. Perfecting Products Faster Traditional (physical) product design needs considerable…

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Esprida at IoT Tech Expo- Global 2018 (London, UK)

Esprida is attending the Tech IoT Expo- Global in London, UK from April 18th-19th 2018. Our Director of IoT Solutions, Asad Jobanputra is at the show exploring the latest tech in the world of connected products. Please email us at…

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Exciting new content features among many enhancements in Esprida LiveControl 7.8

Esprida is proud to announce the newest release of its flagship Internet of Things platform, Esprida LiveControl 7.8. It includes many new features in software distribution, mapping, search and agent modules. “We made some big wins in the Software Distribution area,”…

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Differences between Cloud and On-premise Software

Many companies are interested in getting software, but they’re unsure if they should house it on their own data servers or store it in the cloud. There are quite a few differences between both options, here are a few of…

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FLEET TRACKING Business Case for IoT Projects (Video)

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Does your product stand out? Differentiation in Manufacturing

We are all facing competitive pressure.  To be good, is not enough- you got to be different! – captivating and compelling to stand out in todays crowded marketplace. The number of competitors and number of products on the market is…

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Five Reasons to Go with Agricultural Weather Sensors

Farming heavily influences the landscape and quality of its environment. This can affect produce tremendously, making it more expensive resulting in higher costs to the farmers and consumers. There is growing demand for farmers to implement technology that will improve the predictability…

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How to create pricing models for smart connected products?

Connected products have been very successful, new products such as freezers, airplane engines, coffee machines, to agriculture sensors are doing well.  Many product managers are figuring out how to capitalize on the opportunity, however a major challenge is to forecast…

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“How to Start Internet of Things Projects” with Asad at Canadian Wireless Tradeshow

2015 LIVE SPEAKER SEMINARS Learn more about "How to Start Internet of Things Projects" with Asad Jobanputra, Director of IoT Solutions, Esprida. Click here to get a FREE pass The internet of things, it is getting a lot of marketing buzz…

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Esprida at Bell M2M CPA Conference (Video)

Asad Jobanputra, Director IoT Solutions at Esprida talks about Internet of Things at Bell Canada event. [embed]https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7HgqQ6WKNLI[/embed]

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Esprida technology boosts productivity by 200% at metal processing facilities

Toronto, May 11, 2012 – CETW Industry Awards were issued to Alveni for their implementation of Esprida LiveControl™ and kiosk equipment implemented to increase productivity by over 200% at Deacero, a scrap metal processing plant in Mexico. The industry excellence award…

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Are Businesses Doing Enough to Protect their Networks?

Whether you’re a business owner, an IT manager, or executive, one of the main issues constantly being identified as a cause for concern has always been security. Business networks are constantly exposed to hackers, viruses, password attacks, and various other…

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