Archives for May 2014

Tech Council Annual Meeting: Smart, smarter, smartest

“We take spaces that we live in, and make them smart.” – James Carroll, Savant Systems That quote from our 2014 Annual Meeting was about our keynote speaker’s industry, but it is equally true of much of what we do in the Technology Council. As our President Paula Hersey reminded us, “Our definition of technology […]

April Infrastructure: NSTAR and smart utilities

At this month’s Infrastructure Meeting, we invited a SMART Grid Speaker from NSTAR to come tell us about their efforts. NSTAR received fiber from Open Cape (built with stimulus grant funds), in exchange for use of their poles. Now, we’re wondering how that fiber is being used. As consumers, when we think of smart utilities […]

First Friday: Sharks!

Even sharks are carrying mobile devices these days. At our May First Friday breakfast meeting, shark researcher John Chisholm told us how technology is helping them track great white sharks in the Atlantic. Most of the work he and Greg Skokal do for Massachusetts Shark Research is on the cutting edge of technology. They know […]

May Infrastructure – a data center for Cape Cod

Please note: The committee is changing the time it meets. Beginning in July, we will meet at8:30am, the first Wednesday of the month. The June meeting will be at 9am, as previously scheduled. Open Cape is hosting an open house Thursday, May 15, from 3 to 6pm, to introduce people to their new data center in Barnstable – the first […]