Paul Putland works in the Research & Innovation department for BT at Adastral Park, in Ipswich. His main focus of work is in supporting the Internet of Things and Smart Cities research projects, which include MK:Smart. For this, Paul was responsible for sensor network deployments. This included the deployment of sensors, installation of a range of networks to support these sensors, and integration of the data into the MK:Smart Data Hub. Paul has also supported a number of other IoT related trials, including the BT Sense deployment in Suffolk.