IoT device management

  • 2020 IoT Device Management ScoreCard – Executive Summary

    This is the Executive Summary to the 2020 IoT Device Management (DM) ScoreCard that rates the following vendors (listed alphabetically): Amazon, Amplia, Arm, AVSystem, Ayla Networks, Blynk IoT, Bosch, Harman, Microsoft, Nokia, Particle, PTC, and Software AG.

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  • 2019 IoT Edge ScoreCard

    This document is MachNation’s 2019 IoT Edge ScoreCard. It includes the following 17 vendors (listed alphabetically): ADLINK, Amazon, Bosch, ClearBlade, Crosser, Eurotech, FogHorn Systems, Interactor, Litmus Automation, Microsoft, Nymea, Rigado, Siemens, Software AG, SWIM, Telit, and Wicastr.

  • IBM Watson IoT Platform – IoT Device Management Vendor Profile

    IBM has been present in the IoT platform market for a relatively long period of time, having released the Watson IoT Platform initially as Internet of Things Foundation in 2014. IBM is a pioneer in the field of cognitive IoT which, according to IBM, is “the use of cognitive computing technologies in combination with data generated by connected devices and the actions those devices can perform.” MachNation has evaluated IBM most recently in its 2016 […]

  • Microsoft Azure IoT Suite and Hub – IoT Device Management Vendor Profile

    Azure is Microsoft’s flagship cloud product, providing an enterprise-grade cloud platform for outside customers as well as several of Microsoft’s own products (such as Office365 and OneDrive). Before the 2015 announcement of Azure IoT Suite at its annual Microsoft Convergence conference, Microsoft was already well-placed in the IoT market with its Azure IoT Services, key to early-stage development of IoT products. This vendor profile discusses Microsoft Azure’s offerings for IoT platforms. MachNation has also evaluated […]

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) – IoT Device Management Vendor Profile

    Amazon Web Services (AWS) is the subsidiary of Amazon that offers cloud-based computing products and services. The present-day iteration of AWS officially launched in 2006 with the release of Amazon Simple Storage Service (S3) — Amazon’s first scalable object storage solution. AWS entered the Internet of Things (IoT) market in late 2015 with AWS IoT, a managed cloud platform for collecting, processing and transferring data from connected devices. This vendor profile discussses AWS’ IoT platform […]