SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 12, 2018--The IoT Community® (Internet of Things Community®) – the world’s largest community of CxOs and IoT professionals & practitioners, announces Exostar as a Silver Corporate Member - joining other core IoT stakeholder members in advancing the evolution and uptake, whilst overcoming barriers to entry - across the Internet of Things (IoT) ecosystem. In addition, Exostar’s CTO Dipto Chakravarty will lead the IoT Community’s newly formed Security, Privacy & Trust in IoT Center of Excellence (SPTIoTCoE).

Exostar is a global market leader for technology solutions designed for customers in highly regulated industries to conquer the complexity and mitigate the risk associated with sharing information with internal and external partners.

“We are delighted to announce Exostar joins the IoT Community as an elite Silver corporate member adding to our growing number of elite IoT corporate member organizations. Exostar is positioned at the leading edge of innovation within the IoT security and Cloud space. We look forward to their insights and expertise across the sector. We are equally excited to welcome Exostar’s CTO Dipto Chakravarty to lead our newly formed Security & Privacy CoE, where he will share his expertise and knowledge in the IoT Security domain,” said David Hill, Executive Director of the IoT Community®.

“Exostar is thrilled to join the IoT Community® as a corporate member, and I am honoured to lead the Security and Privacy Center of Excellence,” said Dipto Chakravarty - CTO of Exostar. “We are excited to join other leading edge stakeholders and look forward to collaborating with other members, advisory board leaders, speakers, and attendees of the IoT Community’s events, further sharing best practices and contributing the advancement of IoT.”

“The IoT Community ® plays a critical role in the advancement of IoT, which opens the door to a spectrum of exciting new business-to-consumer and business-to-business digital applications,” Chakravarty added. “Our customers count on us to be at the forefront of this domain to leverage the technology in support of their evolving business models, from track-and-trace of medical samples in life sciences to the use of digital twins in aerospace for preventive and responsive aircraft maintenance. Our active participation in the IoT Community ensures we can best serve the innovative needs of our customers at scale.”

Bill Mortimer, Vice President of Strategic Marketing at Spirent and IoT Community® Advisory Board Chairman said, “As we continue to connect the industry and provide a backbone of thought leadership, we welcome Exostar’s addition to our corporate member roster and look forward to announcing additional members soon.

About IoT Community® - (Internet of Things Community®)

The IoT Community® is the world’s largest CxO community of senior business leaders and IoT practitioners consisting of 22,000+ members. The function is to focus on adoption and application of IoT in commercial environments, seeking to contribute applying technology or overcoming the variety of barriers, inhibitors, and technical and operational issues. For more information about IoT Community, visit http://www.iotcommunity.net. Follow @IoTChannel or hashtag #IoTCommunity

About Exostar

Exostar, named a Cool Vendor for 2016 by Gartner, offers cloud-based solutions that help companies in highly-regulated industries mitigate risk and solve identity and access challenges. Nearly 150,000 organizations leverage Exostar to help them collaborate securely, efficiently, and compliantly with their partners and suppliers. By offering connect-once, single sign-on access, Exostar strengthens security, reduces expenditures, and raises productivity so customers can better meet contractual, regulatory, and time-to-market objectives. http://www.exostar.com/

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CONTACT: IoT Community™

David Hill

Executive Director

david.hill@iotcommunity.net

KEYWORD: UNITED STATES CALIFORNIA

INDUSTRY KEYWORD: TECHNOLOGY DATA MANAGEMENT NETWORKS SECURITY

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