Audio: Interview With Liz Derr, Simularity Co-Founder and CEO, on Applications of AI in IoT

Recently, Liz Derr was interviewed by Peggy Smedly, “The Voice of IoT in Our Connected World“.


In this interview Ms. Derr explains how AI (artificial intelligence) can be useful to companies in harnessing massive amounts of data because it can identify significant information that should be analyzed, effectively separating the signal from the noise. Specifically, she says focusing on predicting unplanned downtime is extremely beneficial in the Industrial IoT. Topics covered in this interview include:

  • How AI should be applied to the IoT
  • The benefits of distributed learning
  • The hurdles to adopting AI for eliminating unplanned downtime