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MQTT 5.0 Standards To Be Released Soon!

Jul 18, 2017 | by Hudson Ludvigson, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Internet of Things

Like a kid at Christmas, IoT nerds everywhere can hardly contain their excitement for the upcoming release of the MQTT 5.0 connectivity protocol. For those of you who are past setting out cookies and carrots for the fat man and his deer and prefer to scrooge things up a bit, read on and learn about some of the exciting new features in MQTT 5.0.


Meet Our Team: 2017 Summer Interns

Jul 11, 2017 | by Daniela Williams, Project Manager | Tags: Meet Our Team

Welcome back to the Meet Our Team Q&A series. My name is Daniela Williams, Project Manager at ISE, and I’ll be asking ISE team members questions to help give insight into what makes us tick.

Each summer ISE hosts an internship program that has attracted highly qualified college students from around the state. This summer Tyler Bartleson, Kyle Miller, and Jordan Pohlman joined the ISE team. Today I chatted with the group to learn a bit more about each of them.  


Certified Expert in Agile Coaching

Jul 06, 2017 | by Valyn Reinig, Marketing Specialist | Tags: Agile

Hard work pays off, and that’s certainly true of one ISE team member, who is first in the state of Iowa to receive his ICAgile Certified Expert in Agile Coaching (ICE-AC) credential. Andrew Smith, Principal Architect at ISE, is the first individual in Iowa with this distinction, and among only a handful in the Midwest.  


Start Using Machine Learning (Part 2)

Jun 29, 2017 | by Matt Coventon, Senior Software Engineer | Tags: Big Data, Machine Learning

In part 1 of this two part blog post I talked about why you should start using Machine Learning. In particular, I discussed that the barriers to entry in Machine Learning are going down, and although applying it to your business problems may not be easy, it is definitely within reach and can yield great benefits. In part 2, I would like to offer three guiding principles on how to start using Machine Learning.