Chris Rommel

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Executive vice president, IoT & Embedded Technology VDC Research Group, Inc.

Chris is responsible for syndicated research and consulting engagements focused on development and deployment solutions for intelligent systems. He has helped a wide variety of clients respond to and capitalise on the leading trends impacting next-generation device markets, such as security, the Internet of Things, and M2M connectivity as well as the growing need for system-level lifecycle management solutions. Chris has also led a range of proprietary consulting projects, including competitive analyses, strategic marketing initiative support, ecosystem development strategies, and vertical market opportunity assessments.

Chris holds a B.A. in Business Economics and a B.A. in Public and Private Sector Organisation from Brown University.

Recent Articles

Mitigating risk: Basic measures to prevent DDoS attacks in 2021

Posted on: April 9, 2021

Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are getting more and more vicious each day, hurting business targets both financially and reputationally. These attacks work by overloading a web server with requests and causing hours, even days, of downtime and inevitable frustration.

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Buildings can be key to a sustainable future – but first, business models need to change

Posted on: April 8, 2021

The World Economic Forum was right to say in a post this month that buildings could be the key to building a sustainable society post-pandemic.

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