28 Nov '13, 8am
Samsung executive talks about IoT strategy
Samsung executive talks about IoT strategy Mavis Hong, Taipei; Jessie Shen, DIGITIMES [Thursday 28 November 2013] Samsung Electronics has developed SAMI (Samsung Architecture for Multimodal Interactions), a system central to Samsung's Internet of Things (IoT) strategy, according Luc Julia, vice president, Open Innovation Center at Samsung. Julia was previously a software engineer at Apple in charge of developing Siri. From a software perspective, IoT "is all about sensing and collecting the data - and then transporting it. Once it's there, it's about massaging it and sending back to the user," Julia said. Julia described SAMI as a "real-time pipeline" for working with unstructured data from connected devices. SAMI will be a platform that aggregates sensor data from all types of IoT devices in the cloud and performs deep analytics, according to Julia. For example, electroca...