CTOs say big companies need to support and be supported by the open source community
ericsson, iot, open source, panasonic
If there’s going to be 50 billion connected devices by 2020 – which is the goal set by Ericsson – then interoperability and interconnection standards will be necessary, according to Ulf Ewaldsson, the company’s CTO. He was speaking at a CES panel session on corporate research and development. Those standards aren’t there yet, but the likeliest path will be through open source collaboration, rather than propriety technology.
“Open source creates both standards and it creates a more rapid development process than before”, he said.… More