"He overheard me say, '...we need to support the wire-guided TOE missile', and I didn't have the heart to tell him that it is the TOW missile. I wonder what he'd do with, '...fly-by-wire flight control system!' "
Rupert draws the short straw in his group and gets assigned to maintain the antiquated automated instrument test suite. Here we see him as he carefully approaches the beast with the proverbial ten foot pole.
Replay available now: A handful of emerging network technologies are competing to be the preferred wide-area connection for the Internet of Things. All claim lower costs and power use than cellular but none have wide deployment yet. Listen in as proponents of leading contenders make their case to be the metro or national IoT network of the future. Rick Merritt, EE Times Silicon Valley Bureau Chief, moderators this discussion. Join in and ask his guests questions.