Tag Internet of Things

Peter Bailis on the Data Community’s Identity Crisis

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/database_crisis_edited_fixed.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download Breakthroughs in modern data research tend to come from companies like Google, Facebook, and Amazon, with projects like MapReduce, Cassandra, and Dynamo.   Twenty years ago, this types of breakthroughs would be happening in academia, which causes today’s guest Peter Bailis to ask: is the academic data community having an identity crisis?   Peter is an assistant professor at Stanford University, where he

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Manufacturing and Microservices with Cimpress’ Jim Sokoloff and Maarten Wensveen

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Cimpress_Edited_2.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadMass customization is the process of making customized, personalized products that are accessible to individuals and small businesses. The process involves manufacturing, assembly lines, supply chains, and software at every step along the way. Today’s guests are Jim Sokoloff and Maarten Wensveen, who work on infrastructure and technology at Cimpress, a mass customization platform. Cimpress has t shirt printers, warehousing machines, supply chain management

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Internet of Things with Azure’s Steve Busby

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/Azure-iot_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download The Internet of Things is becoming a reality. Factories are being outfitted with sensors, temperature monitors, and other data gathering devices. In agriculture, farms are becoming more efficient thanks to soil monitoring devices and automated pesticide regulation. In our homes, refrigerators, alarm clocks, and mirrors are becoming “smart”. Steve Busby joins the show today to talk about the big picture: how the Internet

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JavaScript and the Internet of Things with Andrew Chalkley

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/iot_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “The lessons that we’re learning on the front-end and on the server side are applicable to hardware. I don’t think that anything’s gonna arise out of hardware that we haven’t thought of yet.” JavaScript is everywhere, on the browser, the server, and now on hardware. Finally–the Internet of Things is upon us — and it is powered by JavaScript. Even if you consider

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Internet Future with Vint Cerf

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/vint_edited.m4aPodcast: Play in new window | DownloadVint Cerf is Chief Internet Evangelist at Google. He contributes to global policy development and continued spread of the Internet. This episode is republished from The Quoracast. Questions: What will the world look like in 5 years? What are the biggest problems associated with rapid spread and development of the Internet? Does blockchain technology present any solutions to these problems Why are cats so

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JavaScript on Hardware with Kelsey Breseman

http://traffic.libsyn.com/sedaily/tessel_Edited.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download “Part of the point of Tessel is that it just works – you don’t have to worry about it. Much in the way that you would throw your app up on Heroku.” Tessel is an open-source microcontroller that is programmable in JavaScript and compatible with Node.js. Kelsey Breseman is a hardware engineer and Steering Committee Member on the Tessel Project. Questions What is

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Botnets and Cybercrime with Shuman Ghosemajumder

Modern automated attacks using widespread botnets have evolved in sophistication, making cybercrime an increasingly relevant threat in today’s internet. Security researchers and organizations have to stay vigilant in this cat-and-mouse game.

Shuman Ghosemajumder is the VP of Product at Shape Security, which defends applications from malware and bots. He is the former click fraud czar at Google, and he will be speaking at QCon San Francisco.

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Security: Fundamental Answers

This week, Software Engineering Daily sought answers to some fundamental questions from the following guests: David Schwartz talked about maintaining security in Ripple, a distributed cryptographic payment system Craig Smith explained the attack surfaces of cars and the consequences of the Wired Jeep hacking Bruce Schneier surveyed Ashley Madison and other recent events, and talked about Data and Goliath Max Krohn talked about verifying identities with Keybase and protecting OKCupid’s users from bots Adrián Lamo gave a

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Security and Privacy with Bruce Schneier

“What we learn again and again is that security is less about what you think of, and more about what you didn’t think of.”

Bruce Schneier is a security researcher and author of Data and Goliath.

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Car Hacking with Craig Smith

Automobiles are now computers with security vulnerabilities. Reverse engineers have begun to dissect car security.

Craig Smith is the author of The Car Hacker’s Handbook and the founder of Theia Labs, a research and consulting firm.

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Security: Fundamental Questions

New types of computers and systems create fresh problems for IT security experts. Security Week is about the vulnerabilities in our accelerating world, and the people and companies that are working to guard against those vulnerabilities. Processor-powered automobiles and cryptocurrencies are new types of networks. They require new types of security models. Academic distributed systems theory is proving necessary but not sufficient. This week is also about the societal consequences of security

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