Digi International to Lead Sessions at Largest IoT Conference in Minnesota

Internet of Things Leader to Share Insights to Achieve IoT Best Practices at IoTFuse Conference 2017

MINNETONKA, Minn., April 11, 2017 – Digi International®, (NASDAQ: DGII, www.digi.com), a leading global provider of machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services, today highlighted its participation at the state’s largest IoT event,  IoTFuse: Conference 2017, taking place April 21, 2017, 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. CT, at the Minneapolis Convention Center.

Digi International is a platinum sponsor of IoTFuse and will present two different sessions and will participate in the tradeshow at booth #1, outside the main hall, Room 200.

Presentation Sessions:
Vision track: At 10:00 a.m. CT, Joel Young, Chief Technology Officer of Digi International and IoTFuse Advisory Board member will be presenting a session titled, “How to Win the IoT Future Without Losing Your Shirt.” The presentation will define what the Internet of Things is and how to best succeed, and more importantly, what it isn’t and how to avoid failure. The session will cover key industry trends that drive product value, enabling technologies and the developmental processes that lead to a greater chance of success in the future.

Technical track: At 1:00 p.m. CT, Digi International Wireless Design Services co-presenters Steven J. Jester, director, and Kyle Sporre, manager RF hardware engineering, will be presenting a session titled, “Accelerating IoT Development.” The session will highlight strategies for quickly developing or adding IoT connectivity for maximum return on investment, trade-offs and common technical pitfalls and how to avoid them. The team will share real-world case studies to illustrate development considerations, issues and solutions to ensure a smooth development process.

Product demonstrations and giveaways: Digi International will have its full line of IoT products including its newest products: Digi XBee Cellular, Digi ConnectCore® 6UL and Digi TransPort® routers on display as well as customer and IoT demos. Visitors to the booth will be able to register for free prizes and gifts.

For more information on IoTFuse and Digi International participation, and to register, go to IoTFuse: Conference 2017. IoTFuse has been a driving force to bring together Minnesota-based developer and engineering-centric members that also have an eye toward commercial application of emerging technologies. Together, the entire community of entrepreneurs, investors, executives and developers, teachers and students, universities and commercial organizations, emerging startups and established leaders, centers of excellence and hackers, have worked to create, accelerate and map the future of the IoT marketplace.

About Digi International 
Digi International (NASDAQ: DGII) is a leading global provider of business and mission-critical machine-to-machine (M2M) and Internet of Things (IoT) connectivity products and services. We help our customers create next-generation connected products and deploy and manage critical communications infrastructures in demanding environments with high levels of security, relentless reliability and bulletproof performance. Founded in 1985, we’ve helped our customers connect over 100 million things. For more information, visit www.digi.com, or call 877-912-3444 (U.S.) or 952-912-3444 (International).

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