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IoT Application Platform ScoreCard 2014

Update: MachNation has published the updated 2015 IoT Application Enablement Scorecard with 23 vendors.   MachNation profiled 13 vendors in its 2014 IoT Application Platform ScoreCard. The IoT Application Platform space is one of the most exciting and rapidly developing pieces of the IoT technology stack. Buyers of IoT solutions and technology companies seeking IoT partners must understand this critical element of the technology stack and the best vendors in the ecosystem. Research for our IoT Application […]

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Next Generation IoT Carrier ScoreCard 2014

Seven (7) carriers took part in MachNation’s Next Generation IoT Carrier ScoreCard. This newly designed ScoreCard focuses on the impact that carriers will have in the IoT ecosystem: an ecosystem focused on driving IT-based technologies into the operational technology (OT) organizations of public and private sector organizations. MachNation — the only dedicated insight services and application development firm focused exclusively on IoT — has found that machine-to-machine (M2M) is a legacy concept that marginalizes carriers as the […]

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Business customers and their future digital technology needs

Large and small businesses alike use different types of technology – communications services, IT products and IT services – to solve their business challenges. As business changes and new challenges arise, businesses turn to their trusted technology advisors for new solutions and services. In partnership with CSG, MachNation surveyed over 800 businesses worldwide about their technology, communications and support needs. We wanted to understand the types of services and solutions that would best support business […]

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Measuring rewards and risks: data security and privacy in an IoT world

The Internet of Everything (IoE) – a topic about which MachNation has written all year — is the evolution of technology, business strategies and human-to-technology engagement in ways that re-invent how organizations deliver value. It is a global transformation that impacts public and private sector organizations. The emergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) – as a key component of the IoE — is driving market attention to the business opportunities afforded by connecting physical […]

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