John Koon’s current roles include embedded technology research and publication. He was the Editor-in-Chief of the RTC Magazine and COTS Journal. His current role is a freelance editor/writer working for multiple magazines. Additionally, he has published numerous technical articles, blogs, case studies and eBooks. His area of research include aviation, AI, autonomous driving, robotics, automation, medical innovations, wireless technology including 5G and low-power WAN, Fog Computing (beyond cloud) and edge, IoT, NB-IoT, LoRaWAN, cybersecurity, blockchain, m2m, MEMS and sensors related, software, fiber optics and interconnects, aerospace/defense, manufacturing, semiconductor, power and battery, COTS advancements and emerging technologies. He held a BS in engineering (California State Polytechnic University, Pomona) and an MBA (San Diego State University) with 20 years of management experience.