CHICAGO, April 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Covisint Corporation (Nasdaq:COVS), an industry-leading cloud platform for enabling the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced that its chief security officer, David Miller, will discuss the role of the Internet of Things (IoT) in the automotive industry at the 2015 Internet of Things North America Conference. The conference and expo takes place April 15-16 at the Hyatt Regency Schaumburg in Chicago, IL.

During Miller's session, which will take place from 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. CT, on Thursday, April 16, 2015, he will address key topics, including:
  • How such extensive connectivity has been achieved and how companies are using it.
  • How organizations can ensure connected devices are compatible with connected vehicle models.
  • How to manage identity and access not only for connected vehicles, but also the things connected to them.

"More than 50 billion connected devices are expected to be in circulation by 2020 and the connected car will be at the forefront of the Internet of Things movement," said David Miller, chief security officer, Covisint. "As such, it will be essential that a wide range of devices in the IoT ecosystem can seamlessly integrate with vehicles to deliver a streamlined, optimal owner experience. Our goal is to not only facilitate this experience, but also help deliver technology that can safeguard and protect connected car owners' identities in today's IoT landscape."
  • What: "Connected Cars To The Cloud: A Roadmap" Session
  • Who: David Miller, chief security officer, Covisint
  • Where: Hyatt Regency Schaumburg 1800 East Golf Road, Chicago, IL
  • When: 1:30 - 2:00 p.m. CT, on Thursday, April 16, 2015

As one of the early pioneers in the cloud and IoT, Covisint has long been at the forefront of helping customers and business partners embrace the larger automotive ecosystem and enable a better experience for owners. The ability for car manufactures to connect owners to the world around them will continue to proliferate as the IoT grows and ushers in a new dimension of vehicle connectivity such as vehicle-to-vehicle, vehicle-to-infrastructure and mobile device communication. With the Covisint platform, customers have the ability to reuse a common foundation to innovate and bring new offerings to market faster, easier and more cost effectively.

Internet of Things North America is an innovative event covering advanced connectivity and cloud-based monitoring/control of devices, facilities, automobiles and enterprise operations.

About Covisint Corporation

Covisint provides a single entry point for business partners, customers and employees to connect with enterprises that ensures trusted information gets to the right people and place at the right time. Covisint's B2B Cloud Platform enables solutions that allow enterprises and industries to solve complex information and user management challenges across Business-to-Partner (B2P), Business-to-Customer (B2C) and Business-to-Enterprise (B2E) relationships. Today, Covisint powers, secures and connects more than 212,000 business partners and customers to some of the world's leading global enterprises across multiple industries. Learn more at

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