Conversations in Connectivity – Special Presentation: How IoT Fits Into the Oil and Gas Industry

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Welcome back to Conversations in Connectivity, our IoT podcast that hopes to illuminate some of the ways that smart technologies are powering the modern world by speaking with the people who are making it happen.

This week we’re taking a quick detour from our normal programming to provide a special presentation.

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In This Special Episode: Soracom Founder Kenta Yasukawa Speaks about Connectivity at the IoT in Oil and Gas Show

This September, we were lucky enough to attend the IoT in Oil and Gas show in Houston, Texas. While at the show, Soracom Co-founder and CTO Kenta Yasukawa took the stage to discuss how IoT is helping to reshape the petroleum industry, one device at a time. In this presentation, Yasukawa explains how Soracom’s unique IoT platform helps serve the greater petroleum industry. Some of the topics touched upon include:

  • Common Challenges faced by the Oil and Gas Industry 
  • Some examples of Soracom’s IoT solutions in the field
  • The importance of Blended Network Support
  • The value of platform-forward security
  • And more!

There is even a brief Q+A where Yasukawa responds to questions from seasoned Oil and Gas professionals interested in learning more about how IoT connectivity solutions can improve their daily operations.

If You Like Our Podcast, Check Out Our Other Media Projects

The podcast is one of several projects run by the Soracom Media Lab. An initiative with a mandate to create relevant educational and inspirational audio and video content and make it available on the platforms that people already go to get exposure to new ideas about connectivity. Check out long-form videos on our YouTube channel, short-form videos on Instagram, social media platforms like LinkedIn, and how-to videos on various technical forums.


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