Real Time IoT with Utilitywise & Redis Labs

When: February 21st, 2017 | 9:00 AM PST
Duration: 60 minutes
Featured Speaker: Jonathan Wilkinson, Innovations Director, Utilitywise Plc.
Roshan Kumar, Product Management, Redis Labs
Audience: Redis and NoSQL users

You Will Learn

  • A real time IoT architecture implemented by Utilitywise and best practices with Redis
  • How Redis Labs helped Utilitywise reduce application downtime by 50-70%, with 300% higher performance for its IoT application

Utilitywise is a utilities broker and energy services company that bridges suppliers and consumers of power and water. As one of the UK’s leading independent consultancies, Utilitywise is now helping over 30,000 clients become more energy efficient.  The Utilitywise IoT application (WiseLife) streams live data from buildings, enabling users to control their business energy assets from their phones. The application operates physical devices in buildings including lighting, heating, and ventilation systems.

The Utilitywise IoT application requires extremely fast data ingest as well as rapid processing of data for analytics. Utilitywise chose the Redise Pack solution from Redis Labs for its real-time data ingest, content caching, and analytics applications.

Join this session to learn more about how Utilitywise create a high-performance layer using Redis to process streaming data, cutting their application latencies to milliseconds.

About the Speaker

Jonathan Wilkinson, Innovations Director, Utilitywise Plc.

Utilitywise plc acquired t-mac Technologies a cloud-based energy management company in 2015 where Jonathan was the former founder. Jonathan is now part of the R&D Division at Utilitywise working with a group of 20 software developers developing innovative cloud-based software and IoT products. Our focus is to help new and existing customers understand how they buy and consume power for their buildings. Using our software we can help our customers reduce their energy bills through on-site IoT controls and improved utility procurement.

Jonathan has been working in the IT and Energy Management industry for over 14 years.

About the Speaker

Roshan Kumar, Sr. Product Marketing Manager, Redis Labs

Roshan Kumar is a Senior Product Marketing Manager at Redis Labs. He has extensive experience in software development and marketing in the technology sector. In the past, Roshan has worked at Hewlett-Packard, and many successful Silicon Valley startups – ZillionTV, Salorix, Alopa, and ActiveVideo to name a few. As an enthusiastic programmer, he designed and developed mindzeal.com, an online platform hosting computer programming courses for young students. Roshan holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, and MBA from Santa Clara University, California, USA.