The key concept of the OSGi technology, adding modularity to JAVA, has matured in various application & service domains and is thus nowadays used in different business contexts. Deutsche Telekom, as service provider for the Connected Life and Work, is using OSGi technology a key architectural component in the home and other areas. Some examples will be given by the Head of Deutsche Telekom Innovation Labs.
To realise the potential of the Connected Home, for the customer, the service providers, the device manufacturars, actually all players in the game, the concept of an ecosystem needs to be turned into a working reality. Deutsche Telekom together with first partners from different areas, energy, white goods, sensors, just annunced at the IFA fair the Smart Connect platform, and open approach to get the ecosystem started. The Head of the new Business Unit Connected Home in Deutsche Telekom will present the concept and business rational behind Smart Connect.