Ayla Networks to Offer Technical IoT Assessments at CONNECTIONS May 22-24

Pederson Participates in Smart Home Platform Panel May 23

May 7, 2018

Ayla Networks, whose Internet of Things (IoT) platform-as-a-service (PaaS) delivers industry-leading device virtualization, will offer free IoT assessments during Parks CONNECTIONS connected home conference, to be held Tuesday, May 22, through Thursday, May 24, at the Hyatt Regency San Francisco Airport.

Conference attendees may reserve an IoT assessment appointment on the Ayla website.

"Many manufacturers stumble getting their products connected and creating meaningful solutions,” said Josh Pederson, Ayla’s product marketing director. “Without deep insight into all the potential pitfalls of launching connected products for the IoT, manufacturers could make critical mistakes.”

Smart Home Platforms

Pederson will participate on the panel entitled, “Smart Home Platforms: Consumer Value and Experience,” to be moderated by Parks Research Analyst Dina Abdelrazik on Wednesday, May 23, 11:15 a.m. in the hotel’s Grand Peninsula Room. The panel members will discuss what consumers expect from smart home devices and how companies can meet or exceed their expectations.

Panelists include:

  • Josh Pederson, direct of product marketing, Ayla Networks
  • Naveen Chhangani, head of Product Management, Arlo, NETGEAR
  • Jim Hunter, chief scientist and technology evangelist, Greenwave Systems
  • Kevin Meagher, chief commercial officer, Intamac
  • Brett Worthington, vice preside Global Business Development & Partnerships, Samsung SmartThings

About Ayla Networks

Ayla Networks, a leading provider of device virtualization and management for the Internet of Things (IoT), enables the world’s largest companies to connect and ingest data from nearly any sensor, system and cloud. By leveraging Ayla's Agile IoT™ platform, customers are able to quickly productize future-proofed, connected products, while making device data usable for ongoing insights and analytics. For more information, visit www.aylanetworks.com.

Ayla Contact:

Josh Pederson

Director of Product Marketing


+1 (408) 400-7493 ext. 484

Agency Contact:

Colleen Martell

Martell Communications


+1 (408) 832-0147