John Canosa is the General Manager for M2M at ThingWorx, the first Application Platform for the Connected World – one that combines the key functionality of Web 2.0, social media and Connected Intelligence.
John came to ThingWorx from the Palantiri Systems acquisition, where he was founder and CEO.
John has over 25 years of experience in the electronics, software and device networking industries. As manager of the electronics group of the University of Rochester’s Laboratory for Laser Energetics, he was responsible for the development and deployment of what was at the time the largest networked microprocessor control system in the world.
In his following years as CTO of Questra Corporation, Mr. Canosa was the main driver in that company’s transition from a traditional consulting firm to a leader in the M2M software space.
John is a contributing editor at Embedded Systems Design magazine and was recently named an “M2M Pioneer” by M2M Magazine for his strategic vision and the advancement of machine-to-machine technology.