Although 42% of Canadian executives remain on the fence about the Internet of Things (IoT), there is major activity happening among startups, telco, and industrial companies. Canada's unfair advantage? An advanced resource economy and vast geography offer a unique testing ground for Internet of Things companies.
Beyond the smartwatch: Canada finds its place in the Internet of Things
When a category five tornado ripped through Moore, Okla., on May 20, 2013, John O'Rourke's small crew of six workers found themselves in trouble. Mr. O'Rourke runs Calgary-based Sigit Automation, a small company that does IT work on oil and gas wells.