The prpl Palette, EBN Online, May 18 – Simon Davidmann, President & CEO, Imperas

As a founding member of the Security Working Group of the prpl Foundation, Imperas is supporting the definition of a new open security framework for deploying secured and authenticated virtualized services in the Internet of Things (IoT) and related emerging markets.

Recent news shows that security is a key challenge to the wide scope and deployment of IoT, with varied consequences across many IoT markets. Imagine automotive hijacking. Power grid failure. Financial security breaches. Health care hacking. Consequences are severe: successful security measures in the IoT ecosystem will accelerate the explosion of its many markets while poorly implemented security will be a significant impediment to growth of IoT usage.

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