Terms Glossary I Industrial Internet of Things
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Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)

Internet of things technologies, processes, and business models applied to industry (B2B). Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is a subdiscipline of IoT, encompassing connected large-scale machinery and industrial systems such as factory-floor monitoring, HVAC, smart lighting, and security.
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A subdiscipline of IoT, encompassing connected large-scale machinery and industrial systems such as factory-floor monitoring, HVAC, smart lighting, and security. This is M2M communication where, for example, equipment can send real-time information to an application so operators can better understand how efficiently that equipment is running. Also referred to as Industry 4.0, Industrie 4.0, and Industrial IoT.
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Honeywell
Honeywell
Honeywell invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world’s toughest challenges initiated by revolutionary macrotrends in science, technology and society. They improves business performance for customers with automation and control solutions, equipment and services that enhance safety, reliability and efficiency. Year founded: 1906 Revenue: $40.3 billion (2014) NYSE: HON
Kepware (PTC)
Kepware (PTC)
Kepware Technologies, established in 1995, is a software development company headquartered in Portland, Maine. Kepware develops software solutions for the Industrial Automation Industry that help bridge the communication gap between diverse hardware and software applications. Their products enable informed decision-making from the shop floor to the top floor by providing consistent, reliable data across the enterprise. Kepware only delivers industrial-strength solutions that are designed, tested, and certified to meet the demands of industrial automation applications. They will not release a product until it has successfully passed all stages of our rigorous quality control process. They build, sell, and support the global market from our Portland, Maine headquarters to ensure the highest-quality output.
RTI
RTI
RTI provides the connectivity platform for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). RTI's solutions connect across field, fog and cloud. Its reliability, security, perfomance and scalability are proven in the most demanding industrial systems. Deployed systems include medical devices and imaging; wind, hydro and solar power; autonomous planes, trains and cars; traffic control; Oil and Gas; robotics, ships and defense. RTI is the largest vendor of products based on the Object Management Group (OMG) Data Distribution Service™ (DDS) connectivity framework.
Bit Stew Systems (GE Digital) (GE Digital (GE))
Bit Stew Systems (GE Digital) (GE Digital (GE))
Bit Stew Systems has built the premier platform for handling complex data integration, data analysis, and predictive automation for connected devices on the Industrial Internet. Bit Stew Systems is specialized in smart grid analytics, smart metering, expert systems, cloud computing, real-Time processing, Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and network operations. Bit Stew has approximately 100 employees and is headquartered in Canada with offices in the USA, Australia and Europe. Bit Stew serves customers in the oil & gas, power, aviation and manufacturing industries. Year founded: 2005 Acquired by GE Digital on 15 Nov 2016
KONUX
KONUX
KONUX is building smart sensor systems for machine insights. Based on the same core hardware tech they are developing smart sensor solutions to generate robust real-time data. By combining the measured data with the right analytics, it will enable the customers to understand their machine problems and make maintenance predictable to saving millions of dollars every year.
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