Wednesday, September 28, 2016
2:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m. Eastern
Sonoma County’s traffic intersections were connected via a SCADA system to county operations, until they learned that their carrier was no longer going to support the solution. In search of an alternative, the County identified and deployed a smart wireless solution which helped to reduce traffic congestion, and resulted in a 92% ROI with payback in 4-5 weeks—saving taxpayers’ money.
Sierra Wireless is building the Internet of Things with intelligent wireless solutions that empower organizations to innovate in the connected world. We offer the industry’s most comprehensive portfolio of 2G, 3G, and 4G embedded modules and gateways, seamlessly integrated with our secure cloud and connectivity services. OEMs and enterprises worldwide trust our innovative solutions to get their connected products and services to market faster.
Tham (Tom) Nguyen
IT Manager, Sonoma County
Tom has been with the Sonoma County with over 30 years and is currently the IT Manager for the Department of Transportation and Public Works. Tom graduated from Sonoma State University with a BS in Computer Science.
Engineer, Sonoma County
Registered civil engineer in the state of California with 31 years of experience in highway and bridge design. For the last eight years has worked as a software programming analyst with focus in transportation and public works applications.
Senior Product Manager, Enterprise Solutions, Sierra Wireless