John Ruffing has spent the past 29 years in the technology sector serving businesses in Southeast Michigan in the role of Technical Lead / Solutions Architect. He has designed and implemented countless custom industrial solutions for manufacturing and logistics. His background includes software and hardware development of embedded devices for industrial environments as well as database applications.
During his tenure with Sprint, John worked on the qualification team supporting the development of Velocity, Sprint’s connected vehicle platform used in Chrysler’s uConnect Access infotainment and connected vehicle system. Most recently, John has served as a member of Sprint’s Emerging Solutions Group as an M2M Solution Engineer and M2M Specialist on Sprint’s Cloud Solutions team, Remote Monitoring and Control SME team, and Specialty Vehicle team. During that time, his focus has been on developing custom solutions for industrial and manufacturing customers using cellular M2M (Machine-to-Machine / Internet of Things) technologies, ruggedized mobile tablets, and real-time SCADA visualization systems.