Filament STAC gets Silicon Valley backing for Scottish IoT enterprise

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Filament STAC, Scotland’s first IoT accelerator programme, has received backing from a number of major tech firms in the US.

Amongst the brands pledging their support is Silicon Valley’s Intel, Twilio, Plexus Corp, and Fortune 500 company Arrow Electronics.

The Smart Things Accelerator Centre is a non-profit industry and government partnership aimed at creating globally competitive and scalable Scottish IoT companies.

Launched in August this year, the...

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Intel is collaborating with EXOR International, JMA Wireless, and Telecom Italia (TIM) on the project.

Claudio Ambra, CTO of EXOR...

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