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AEP & PES vendor characteristics: a new vendor classification scheme

Based on MachNation’s IoT Application Enablement ScoreCard 2015 , MachNation has found there are now two types of IoT data and application enablement vendors in the ecosystem — Application Enablement Platform (AEP) vendors and Platform-Enabled Solution (PES) vendors. Due to the lack of maturity of IoT markets and the varied IoT priorities and deployment requirements of public and private sector organizations, both types of vendor can be credible and successful in the market. This research […]

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MachNation rates 23 IoT application enablement vendors (AEPs) in new scorecard

Update: MachNation has published the updated 2016 IoT Application Enablement Scorecard with 35 vendors.     Today, MachNation published its 2015 IoT Application Enablement ScoreCard – a rating of 23 Internet of Things (IoT) platform companies. The ScoreCard rates the following vendors (listed alphabetically): Aeris, Amazon, ARM, Autodesk, Ayla Networks, Bug Labs, Carriots, Cumulocity, Davra Networks, Electric Imp, EVRYTHNG, Exosite, IBM, MachineShop, PLAT.ONE, PTC, SAP, Sierra Wireless, Telit, Waylay, Xively, Yaler and Zebra Technologies. This is MachNation’s second year of providing […]

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Davra Networks, Cisco, TCS, bring real-time police ops to Dubai

At IoT World Forum on Dec 6-8, 2015 in Dubai, Davra Networks, Cisco and TeleCommunication Systems (TCS) demonstrated a futuristic, real-time, modular police operations solution built for the Dubai municipality. The solution was shown during the Forum and on the Dubai city tour — a tour of all the award-winning smart city solutions in Dubai. Enterprises and public sector organizations continue to adopt IoT solutions. According to MachNation, there will be 24 billion connected IoT devices […]

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See you at IoT Evolution Expo in Ft. Lauderdale Jan 25-28

It’s an exciting time to be working in technology, isn’t it? Systems are getting ever closer together, and working ever faster. These improvements come thanks to improved cloud infrastructure, computing at the edge of the networks, real-time predictive analytics and the entire M2M infrastructure that makes up the Internet of Things (IoT). Which is great. But it does beg the question: What’s next? The IoT needs to grow, not just in size, but in sophistication. […]

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