Getting Started with IoT
You’ve probably heard the buzz surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT). Want to learn more but don’t know where to start as a software developer? Things couldn’t be easier today - no circuit design or soldering experience required! We’ll cover some basic electronics, discuss the components of an IoT solution, and put together a demonstration using the Particle Photon, Grove sensor modules, and IoT cloud platforms.
About Ian Hoppes
Ian Hoppes has over 15 years of experience developing custom software applications using Microsoft technologies. A Computer Science graduate of NC State University, his professional career includes cofounding and leading the technology teams for startups in healthcare, student learning, and consumer e-commerce. Currently he is the Director of Application Development for a Raleigh, NC based IT services company. Ian is active in the Triangle .NET User Group and frequent speaker at conferences and code camps. In 2015, he cofounded the Raleigh IoT Meetup and was selected as the Hackster.io Ambassador for the Triangle region.