Today, Dr. Steve Liang, Founder of SensorUp and Professor at University of Calgary, joins us to share his experience and insights on building the world’s first compliant implementation of the OGC SensorThings API. During the show, Steve talks about their mission and vision of building an open and unified way of interconnecting IoT devices, data, and applications over the Web. He emphasises the importance of interoperability, extensibility, and flexibility when designing/ developing and IoT product, and express his concerns over implementing proprietary standards. We also talked about the opportunities he see in the IoT industry today, as well as the obstacles and difficulties he and his partners face in bringing IoT products and services to the market. Stay tuned!
Dr. Steve Liang is the Founder and CEO of SensorUp. SensorUp aims to empower anyone to innovate by interconnecting IoT devices effortlessly. To achieve the vision, Dr. Liang is the editor of the Open Geospatial Consortium SensorThings API standard specification, and SensorUp is world’s first and the most innovative implementation of the SensorThings standard.