John Candish


About John Candish

John Candish leads the global business for SAP IoT Connect 365 for the SAP Digital Interconnect organization His goal is to make connecting IoT devices globally simpler for all enterprises. John has worked in both technical and commercial roles. Prior to his current position, John headed the global business for SAP IPX 365 mobile service for SAP Digital Interconnect.

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The Role Of IoT In Becoming An Intelligent Enterprise

29-Jul-2019 | John Candish

Increasingly, organizations are relying on the Internet of Things (IoT) to make the journey to becoming intelligent enterprises, using data from across the organization to make decisions. As a result,

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How Enterprises Are Using IoT To Improve Business

24-Jul-2019 | John Candish

Connectivity among people, things, and businesses is increasing exponentially. Enabling flexible connectivity and data exchange between billions of assets and processes represents a tremendous opportu

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Overcoming Connectivity Challenges In The Intelligent Enterprise

22-Jul-2019 | John Candish

The intelligent enterprise relies on data to enable it to make intelligent decisions, which in turn enables process automation and innovation. Making any this happen depends on connectivity, which mak

Is eUICC The Right SIM Solution For Your IoT Application?

25-Apr-2019 | John Candish

Before we try to answer the question posed in the title to this post, let’s step back and first try to understand the meanings of SIM, eUICC, and some of the other acronyms associated with mobile co

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The Social Behavior Of Honeybees Applied To IoT Systems

5-Dec-2018 | John Candish

The Internet of Things (IoT) has been used to great effect to enhance beekeeping. As beekeepers with day jobs in IoT and mobile solutions, we are always keen to combine our interests. Significant beek

IoT In Consumer Products: The Intelligent Sensor Grid For Digital Commerce

22-Aug-2018 | John Candish

Co-authored by Nitesh Arora, Head of Marketing at Cloudleaf, Inc. The consumer products industry may well be the greatest beneficiary of IoT. No other sector faces more pressures from more directi

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Connectivity Options For Utilities And Manufacturers

5-Jun-2018 | John Candish

Enabling lower-cost Internet of Things (IoT) devices that use less power and have a very long life will be key for utilities and manufacturers looking to utilize IoT. Both WiFi and cellular technol

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Must-Ask IoT Questions: Is The Last Mile Of The IoT Rock-Solid Reliable?

9-May-2018 | John Candish

The last mile, or the virtual mile between the enterprise and the IoT device, is often the most difficult for enterprises. I’ve shared the eight imperative questions that enterprises must ask the

Connected Is Expected: IoT Security Is Crucial

5-Apr-2018 | John Candish

[no_syndicate_info][/no_syndicate_info] IoT applications and services started out as a novelty—think LG’s Electronics Internet-enabled fridge in early 2000—but over the last few years, IoT

Must-Ask IoT Questions: How Will You Manage Operator Contracts And Connections?

15-Mar-2018 | John Candish

In my previous blog, I shared eight imperative questions that enterprises must ask themselves before building their IoT ecosystems. In this blog of the “Must-Ask IoT Questions” series, I explore