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200 Portland St · Boston, MA

How to find us

We'll be in Room 3G (on the third floor). Please get there before 6:00pm. If you arrive after six, the front door may be locked. Call Geof at (781) 218-9250 if you have trouble getting in and I'll come down.

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Beechwoods Software, an EdgeX Foundry governing board member company, will offer an update on the progress of EdgeX (a Linux Foundation IoT project). After the status and review, Beechwoods will provide a technology demo of EdgeX running on the latest Edge Computing platform from AMD. The demo will be an IoT industrial simulation utilizing IBM, Watson IoT and cool robotics from Fischertechnik.

About Beechwoods: (
We have more experience integrating software into new platforms and deploying embedded media to resource-constricted devices than anyone else in the world. From embedded software development to media content and delivery to mobile device development, we partner with clients to bring their visions to life – and into consumers’ hands.

About EdgeX Foundry: (
The Open Platform for the IoT Edge: Vendor-neutral, open source, loosely-coupled microservices framework providing you the choice to plug and play from a growing ecosystem of available 3rd party offerings or augment with your own proprietary innovations. With a focus on the IoT Edge, EdgeX simplifies the process to Design, Develop and Deploy solutions across industrial, enterprise, and consumer applications.

About Linux Foundation: (
The Linux Foundation supports the creation of sustainable open source ecosystems by providing financial and intellectual resources, infrastructure, services, events, and training. Working together, The Linux Foundation and its projects form the most ambitious and successful investment in the creation of shared technology.

About WeWork: (
Space That Works for You. From desks to offices and entire headquarters, we create environments for productivity, innovation, and connection.