L&T and Cisco Launch Internet of Things Solutions Centre
Dinesh Malkani, president, Cisco India & SAARC and Amit Phadnis, president Engineering and India Site, Cisco along with S.N. Subrahmanyan, deputy MD, L&T group of companies and Keshab Panda, chief executive, L&T Technology Services at the inauguration of the Cisco and L&T Technology Services Global Internet of Things (IoT) Solutions Centre in the L&T Technology Services campus at Manyata Tech Park, Bangalore (India).
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The facility will demonstrate IoT solutions for different industry verticals and give customers an opportunity to see the value addition that IoT offers.
The setup employs Cisco’s IoT infrastructure products like Enterprise and Industrial routers, switches and UCS servers and L&T Technology Services’ technology capabilities.
adds: Internet of Things (a.k.a. Internet of Everything) is an ambitious future computing concept. It aims to connect all objects and even people in the world with Internet. All of them will have unique identifiers that could be monitored with the help of computers.
It’s estimated that over 30 billion objects will be connected wirelessly with Internet of Things by the year 2020. However, it’s not yet clear how this concept will help businesses or people at large. Top tech companies in the world are working to find applications around Internet of Things.
Larsen & Toubro (L&T) is an Indian multinational engaged in technology, engineering, construction, manufacturing and financial services, with global operations.