@Rick, I agree. The term Embedded has lost it's meaning and charm. E.g., it's not the Embedded System Conference any longer is it? So, the Universities have got to feel that there is a reason to teach small RAM footprint development again. If we call it industrial internet, maybe they'll respond.
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