Carl Ford

Community Developer and Grand Poohbah

For the last 10 years, Carl’s focus has been on the Internet of Things (IoT) in vertical markets and the requirements for connectivity. Carl is all about connections. Connecting people, networks and, of course, things. Carl has been a community developer for the IoT for ten years, acting as an evangelist and advisor while producing IoT Evolution.

Before IoT Evolution, Carl worked for Jeff Pulver in various roles in the production of Voice on the Net (VON). Prior to that, Carl worked as a Product Manager on Enterprise Data Management and fiber system services for Verizon and Service Provider Softswitch solutions at iconnectiv. Carl has also worked on ETSI standards home of 3GPP documentation.

As the community developer for James Brehm & Associates, Carl’s role is to reach out to IoT industry leaders and produce and moderate the idIoTs podcast which you can access by clicking HERE or HERE.