Lit San Leandro and San Leandro Dark Fiber comprise the private partnership that worked with the City of San Leandro to create a 21 mile Fiber Optic Loop. Lit San Leandro provides the ultra-fast Internet networks to San Francisco communities. San Leandro Dark Fiber installs and maintains the fiber optics. litsanleandro.com
Silicon Valley Power is the not-for-profit municipal electric utility of Santa Clara, California, serving residents and businesses for over 100 years. SVP provides power to more than 50,000 customers, including Digital Realty Trust, Intel, Microsoft, Owens Corning and Oracle, with rates 15 to 45 percent below neighboring communities. www.svpfiber.com
The National Electrical Manufacturers Association (NEMA) is the trade association of choice for the electrical manufacturing industry. Headquartered in Rosslyn, Va., NEMA represents a global network of more than 400 large, medium, and small businesses that manufacture products used in the generation, transmission, distribution, control, and end-use of electricity.
Connected World is for the ever-changing, fast-paced way that we look at technology for work and play. Every issue is packed with need-to-know ideas that keep us up-to-the minute and motivated about the newest gadgets and apps that allow us to stay connected with family, friends, and co-workers.
Whether you're looking for the latest connected devices, applications, or even curious about business innovation, you can find it all on the pages of Connected World. www.connectedworldmag.com
The Peggy Smedley Show, the voice of M2M and connected devices, the most popular online radio talk show on connected devices, broadcasts live each Tuesday at 12 noon CT on wsRadio.com. Smedley is the personality of M2M and connected devices interacting with her fans to inspire and educate them about technology through her humor, quick-wit, candid opinions, and personal hard-hitting interviews. Smedley began hosting her weekly show in August 2008, The Peggy Smedley Show, featuring discussions with top tech thinkers and newsmakers, offering in-depth analysis while sharing the hottest connected device stories and trends. To learn more, or to hear current or past shows, please visit www.peggysmedleyshow.com