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Impressions from Huawei Connect 2017: cloud and IoT edge

Earlier this month, MachNation attended Huawei Connect 2017 in Shanghai, China. The event is Huawei’s annual gathering bringing together customers and partners from around the world. In his keynote, Guo Ping, the Deputy Chairman of the Board and Rotating CEO, declared that “Huawei is determined and capable to build one of the world’s five clouds”. Huawei’s push into the cloud market is part of an effort to seek new services-based revenues outside of it’s core […]

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Digitization, ADAMOS and Cumulocity

ADAMOS puts Cumulocity at the heart of its industrial manufacturing IoT platform. ADAMOS, which describes itself as “the strategic alliance for machine and plant engineering,” has picked Cumulocity’s IoT platform to power its digitization business. The Cumulocity Application Enablement Platform (AEP) will act as the middleware allowing ADAMOS to share apps and technology tools as it aims to improve digitization in engineering. MachNation has written about the Cumulocity platform in its 2016 IoT Application Enablement […]

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Whitepaper: Five requirements of a leading IoT edge platform

Enterprises are building IoT solutions to increase productivity, reduce operational costs, improve safety and provide higher levels of service. But they face a number of challenges when deploying IoT solutions in many types of environments. For example, the environment for a national freight railroad system is so geographically dispersed that intensive IoT data transmission costs would undermine total project ROI. The environment for a manufacturing plant has so many brownfield assets that a solution not […]

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Functional architecture for IoT platforms

Today, MachNation has created the industry’s first vendor-agnostic, functional architecture for IoT platforms. While much literature exists on the types of enterprise IoT platforms available, until now there was no independent source that described the detailed functional components that enterprises demand in an IoT platform. This publicly available document defines the 29 micro-services required by enterprises in their IoT platforms. IoT platform architecture (Publicly available): Enterprises are using this functional architecture to ensure IoT platform […]

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MachNation publishes updated IoT platform, application and services forecast: 2017-2026

MachNation has published its updated IoT Applications, Platforms and Services Forecast 2017:2026. This revenue forecast presents data for the technology components and sub-components making up an IoT solution over the period 2017-2026. Report (Client-only access): This forecast presents a technology-centric view of the IoT market to help our customers better understand product category revenue and regional opportunities. It provides forecasts for the technology components and sub-components making up an IoT solution including connectivity and connectivity management […]

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