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Tuesday, April 5 • 2:00pm - 2:50pm
The Impact of IPv6 and the IoT on Smart Home Technology - Corey Gates, Icontrol Networks

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GSMA Intelligence indicates that there are now more connected devices on the planet than there are IPv4 addresses to assign to them, and the IoT brings more and more devices that need to be connected every day. While it is true that most home networks are still IPv4, it will be increasingly difficult to obtain a dedicated server IPv4 address. It is now critical that companies transition to IPv6 in order to support the continuous influx of connected devices within the smart home industry.

While the transition to IPv6 addresses has been occurring, any developer involved in building connected devices should think about how they will connect them to the Internet. In this presentation, Corey Gates will provide insights on how developers can approach this transition.

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Corey Gates

Chief Technology Officer, Icontrol Networks
Corey Gates has more than 20 years of experience managing both hardware and software product lifecycles, and previously served as the senior vice president of engineering at Icontrol. Prior to joining Icontrol in 2010, Gates co-founded telecommunications technology companies Essentel... Read More →

Tuesday April 5, 2016 2:00pm - 2:50pm PDT
Harbor Ballroom C