What is an Internet of Things (IoT) platform and why does it matter for your Industrial IoT (IIoT) strategy? What requirements should you look for to best fit your unique enterprise IoT solutions? Earlier in the year Ventana Research, a comprehensive analyst and research firm for business and IT professionals, conducted an in-depth investigation of the features an IIoT platform should consist of and named PTC’s ThingWorx platform as winner of their annual Business Technology Innovation Awards for the IoT.
Deployment of applications that monitor, manage, and control connected devices
Remote data collection from connected devices
Independent and secure connectivity between devices
Integration with 3rd party systems
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Rob Patterson, VP of Strategic Marketing at Technology Platform Group at PTC
Rob leads all product marketing, industry marketing, developer programs and analytics strategy for PTC’s Technology Platform Group. Rob joined PTC through the acquisition of machine-learning pioneer ColdLight in May of 2015. At ColdLight, Rob led all marketing and strategy efforts for the company. Prior to ColdLight, Rob held various marketing and technology leadership roles at Revitas, Qlik and Microsoft.
Jeremy Cowan, Editorial Director & Publisher at IoT Now & VanillaPlus
Jeremy Cowan is Editorial Director of a publishing group that has specialised in the IT, Hi-Tech and Telecoms industry for the last 14 years. He currently oversees the global specialist title, IoT Now, which focuses solely on the IoT and its impact to the enterprise adopters. Jeremy has been working closely with Industry Analysts over the last two years to produce a set of definitive guides to starting out in IoT.