Nick is a Developer Advocate with a focus on IoT technology areas. He previously worked in IBM’s Emerging Technologies group where he got to do interesting things with interesting technologies and also play with toys. His focus on IoT comes from having worked on projects ranging from smart meter energy monitoring to retrofitting sensors to industrial manufacturing lines with Raspberry Pis and Arduinos. With a background in pervasive messaging, he is a contributor to the Eclipse Paho project and sits on the OASIS MQTT Technical Committee. He is the creator of Node-RED, an open source tool for wiring the Internet of Things.