A Principal Analyst at Machina Research, where he focuses on access technologies and the role they will play in the evolution of M2M and IoT connectivity. He has a particular research interest in Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) networks and competing short-range alternatives. In addition, Aapo contributes to Machina Research’s coverage on other emergent IoT topics, advising vendors, service providers, and end users on a wide range of market and technology issues that will shape tomorrow’s connected enterprise.
Before joining Machina Research, Aapo worked as a Principal Analyst at ABI Research, where he led various research activities related to M2M, the Internet of Things, and big data.
Aapo holds BSc and MSc degrees in management studies from the University of Tampere, Finland.