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@stogner | 8,539 Articles | 5 Magazines | 5,851 Followers | Lee Stogner is the President of the Vincula Group, a consultancy business in Systems Integration, Business Process Improvement, Project Management and the Internet of Things. Lee has over 30 years of design, consulting, project management and business development experience across a range of industries. Lee has driven growth at companies that include Digital Equipment, Fluor Corporation and Rockwell International. Customers around the world have benefited from Lee's expertise and leadership. Throughout his working career, Lee has been active in both local and international professional activities. Lee is the Chair of the Carolinas' Engineering Cluster and a past Director of the IEEE Board of Directors. Today, Lee is active in promoting the development of the Internet of Things through his participation in the IEEE Smart Grid Initiative, the IEEE Transportation Electrification Committee and as a Member of the IEEE Internet of Things Initiative, IEEE IoT. Lee can be contacted at l.stogner@ieee.org

Linux Seeks Security, Unity

SAN JOSE, Calif. – Linux is expanding its reach, promising to play a significant role in the Internet of Things. But the open source software needs …


Connecting the Classroom with the Internet of Things

Education Technology

'Internet of Things' Accelerator Takes Root In Michigan, With Help From Some Big Names

Grand Rapids, Mich., midway between Chicago and Detroit, is often under-appreciated as a hub of technical expertise and innovation. Dubbed “Furniture City” back in 1876, it’s now a legitimate center for life sciences research, advanced manufacturing and integrated electronics.

Now, six of west …


SolarCity launches disaster-proof micro grids with Tesla batteries

Solar panels backed up with batteries could provide power in the advent of a disaster.

SolarCity, well-known for rooftop solar systems, is expanding …


Copper atoms bring a potential new battery material to life

Lithium-ion batteries are an important component of modern technology, powering phones, laptops, tablets and other portable devices when they are not …


Optimize Wireless Power by Comparing Consumer and Industrial Batteries

We live in an increasingly wireless world where self-powered devices are becoming integral to everyday life. A plethora of next-generation wireless …


Will High-Speed Capacitors Replace Batteries?

What are ultracapacitors and why is the tech world buzzing about them?

The deliciously sci-fi sounding “ultracapacitor” has been getting buzz lately as a possible replacement for the batteries we use in everything from smartphones to city buses. The benefits of ultracapacitors seem like a dream: …


Futurology 1.1: Smaller, higher-capacity batteries are closer than ever before

Recent advancements in Lithium Sulfur and Lithium metal anodes pave the way for smaller, safer batteries with higher capacities.

Back at the start of …


New generation of cheaper batteries adds power to hybrids, cut fuel use

NEW YORK -- A new generation of hybrid cars that combine electric and gas power in new ways are emerging as a low-cost alternative for automakers and …


Battery Storage Test Shows Some Lithium-Ion Cells Last >5x Longer

Published on March 27th, 2015 | by Jake Richardson


March 27th, 2015 by Jake Richardson

Researcher Andreas Gutsch from the Karlsruhe Institute of …


Cheap batteries under the hood add power to cut fuel consumption

Next-generation hybrid cars combining electric and gas power in new ways are emerging as a low-cost alternative for consumers as batteries get …

Kenworth Introduces Advanced Charge Start System

Kenworth will offer an ultracapacitor-based engine start module from Maxwell for increased performance and better protection against battery …


How California Won By Losing $5 Billion Tesla Battery Plant

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Will Battery Life Be the iPhone 7’s Biggest Weakness?

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Better battery life has been on the top of most iPhone owners’ wish lists as new generations of Apple’s …


Ford, Mercedes-Benz Set Up Shop in Silicon Valley

SAN JOSE—Four decades ago, Japanese auto companies anticipated U.S. demand for fuel efficient cars and hit the market with vehicles that caught the Detroit Three by surprise, permanently altering the ranks of the biggest auto makers.

Today, the disrupters are bubbling up from California’s Silicon …


IoT at Work: Connected Vineyards and More

The convergence of Operational Technology (OT) and Information Technology (IT) is becoming more important now than ever – and that sentiment was heard loud and clear at last week’s complementary Cisco Live Melbourne and Rockwell Automation ConnectED events. Held for the first time under the same …


Why Industry 4.0 is the next big thing for IoT

Think about IoT (Internet of Things) and that conjures visions of smart homes, driverless cars and smart cities. But the segment where IoT might have …

Internet of Things

The Top 30 Internet of Things Experts


The most powerful voices in IoT and location-based technologies.

I caught a Verge interview with Robert Scoble a few years ago predicting that the Internet of Things (IoT) will be an important development to watch. And I say, oh, he just got lucky. Then I see Gerd Leonhard, say that data …

Internet of Things

Intel industrial solutions tool aims at faster IoT deployment

Simplifies management of devices running on 4th-gen Core vPro-based platforms

Internet of Things

25 IoT Companies to Watch

Internet of Things (IoT) is on a fast growth path. We take a look at 25 IoT players to watch in 2015.

Instead of typical machine to machine solutions, …

Internet of Things

How to find value in IoT data

Firms must understand how best to exploit the world of Internet of Things to reap its rewards

Internet of Things

Dell simplifies storage management for enterprise Internet of Things (IoT)

Over the past few years, the Internet of Things (IoT) has gradually evolved from being a concept into a reality. Approximately 12.1 billion Internet …


Toshiba's New 'TZ5000 ApP Lite' Chips Focus On IoT Devices, Wearables, Streaming

Toshiba recently expanded its TZ5000 line of processors with four new chips that focus on IoT devices, streaming sticks and wearables, as well as …

Transforming industries with insights gained from the Internet of Things

From Hype to Insights

Transforming industries with insights gained from the
Internet of Things

Act strategically to accelerate your Internet of …


Waygum Raises $1.5M to Mobilize the Industrial Internet of Things - Venture Capital Dispatch - WSJ

Waygum Inc., whose name is derived from the Tamil word for “speed,” has raised about $1.5 million so far for technology that is helping to build the industrial Internet of Things by enabling mobile devices to control hard-to-reach machines.

Investors include the corporate venture arm of Tyco …

Venture Capital

South Carolina utilities and solar advocates finalize net metering at full retail value

Dive Brief:

The South Carolina Public Service Commission last week approved a settlement agreement between Duke Energy Carolinas, South Carolina …


Data-acquisition: The key to a smart electrical grid

Data acquisition of voltage, current, and power has become essential to the operation of today's smart-grid power distribution network.


What Energy Harvesting Means To Smart Grid And M2M Sectors

New terms and jargon sometimes appear over time. “Sustainable” is one example. From a shorthand description of smart, long term practices applied to …

Electrical Grid

Conference Proceedings Available - The Smart Grid Experience: Applying Results, Reaching Beyond

March 23, 2015Conference Proceedings Available - The Smart Grid Experience: Applying Results, Reaching BeyondIn October 2014, the Electric Power …


Energy Union: Germany, Norway to link grids

23. March 2015 | Global PV markets, Industry & Suppliers, Markets & Trends | By: Edgar Meza

The NordLink project will be Europe's longest HVDC power …