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Getting IoT Security Right: How Successful Enterprises Achieve Better ROI
June 22, 2023

May 25, 2023


10:00 CT/15:00 GMT




All participants that attend this webinar will gain immediate access to the full ABI Research IoT Spending Report after the webinar.


This joint Aeris and ABI Research webinar will walk attendees through practical business strategies designed to extract more out of an enterprise’s IoT security investment, yielding a greater return/ROI and stronger security posture for enterprise cellular IoT programs. Results from a survey of 150 North American and European enterprises will also be unveiled that examine where, how and why large enterprises are currently allocating their IoT security budgets and spend. This webinar will also walk through the IoT security buying journey and corresponding considerations including primary IoT security spend drivers, associated costs and key stakeholder inputs in the decision making process.

Join us on Thursday, June 22 at 10:00 CT/15:00 GMT for an insightful round table discussion with ABI and Aeris experts that will uncover where enterprises are investing in IoT security today and considerations for the future to yield the maximum return and protection of their IoT security investment.



Michela Menting
Senior Research Director, ABI Research

Michela delivers analyses and forecasts on digital security, focusing on the latest solutions in cybersecurity applications, digital authentication, embedded security, the Internet of Things (IoT), and 5G networks, looking at risk management, protection strategies, and opportunities for growth.

ABI Research is a global technology intelligence firm delivering actionable research and strategic guidance to technology leaders, innovators, and decision makers around the world.


Syed “Z” Hosain
Co-Founder & Chief Evangelist, Aeris

Mr. Hosain is responsible for the architecture and future direction of Aeris’ networks and technology strategy.

He joined Aeris in 1996 as Vice President, Engineering and is a member of the founding executive team of Aeris. Mr. Hosain has more than 40 years of experience in the semiconductor, computer, and telecommunications industries, including product development, architecture design, and technical management. Prior to joining Aeris, he held senior engineering and management positions at Analog Devices, Cypress Semiconductor, CAD National, and ESS Technology.

Mr. Hosain is Chairman of the International Forum on ANSI‐41 Standards Technology (IFAST) and Chairman Emeritus and Board Member of the IoT M2M Council (IMC). He holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Computer Science and Engineering from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, MA.


Ritesh Patel
Head of Strategic Marketing, Aeris

Ritesh Patel is currently Head of Strategic Marketing at Aeris Communications.

Before Aeris, Ritesh worked for 15+ years in the networking, cybersecurity, and fintech space leading product marketing and product. Ritesh has worked for multiple startups and Fortune 500 companies, leading products focusing on IoT, enterprise wired and wireless access, cybersecurity, and ESG analytics.

He received his Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical Engineering from San Jose State University and a Master of Business Administration from Leavey School of Business, Santa Clara University.

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