The Educational Technology Center organized a seminar in IoT Implementations and Security on April 7, 2021 through online utilizing MS Teams platform from 10:00am to 11:45am.
The guest speaker is Mr. Turki Al Yahmadi, one of the Systems Architect from CISCO. He joined Cisco in 2015 as Systems Engineer in Muscat providing Cisco technology solutions to Selected Ministries in Oman Government. With a successful track record, this led to Lead Presales activates for Ministries and medium to large size businesses including ISPs. His most recent added role is IoT Business Development in Oman where he has worked with key customers and partners to provide Cisco’s Data centers, Security and Smart Connected City Solutions. Prior to Cisco, he brings 8 years of successful technical, management and solution consulting experience gained in the Information technologies and security fields. He holds Bachelor of Science in Computers Networks from Napier University UK and Advanced Diploma Computer Programming from Olympia College Malaysia.
During the session, he discussed the following:
- Why IoT?
- IOT Implementation
- How it Works?
- IoT Challenges
- IoT Security
The session was last for 1 and half hours that was full of new learning and knowledge especially to all the technical support as well as the lecturers in the university and to our external guests.