The Battle of the Platforms event showcased state-of-the-art platform solutions developed by leading industry innovators. Attendees were given the opportunity to evaluate the platforms’ abilities to serve a wide variety of horizontal and vertical applications. This was a tight competition with superb solutions presented by all participating companies.
Best Horizontal Implementation – Etherios
Best Vertical Implementation –Etherios
Best Provisioning –AmDocs
Best Application Development Environment- Thingworx
Best Non Platform Implementation - Xively
M2M Evolution takes an ecosystem. Companies have evolved from simple implementations to platform solutions that are now delivering full service ecosystems, either as an integrated company or through their partnerships.
The breadth of experience is rapidly evolving around the Internet of Things and M2M technologies. Solutions are being delivered that significantly improve business processes, minimize risk, spur innovation, and drive revenue. M2M Evolution highlights these M2M solutions and applications within all vertical markets with a focus on on specific applications within the supply chain for retail, security and transportation.
M2M Evolution is for anyone looking to understand how to effectively deploy M2M solutions
Members of the M2M ecosystem, including wireless carriers, application providers, platform companies, and device manufacturers will discuss their roles in creating effective technologies and procedures that work to create an ecosystem for actionable data, information and efficiencies.
If you need to understand how to deploy M2M solutions that drive efficiencies and develop new revenue sources in your company you need to be at M2M Evolution. Here is a small list of job titles that will benefit from attending this conference.
The robust M2M conference program will focus on topics that inform and educate you on the latest and greatest technologies, current and future regulatory policies, new verticals, new applications and all of the hottest topics in Machine-to-Machine Industry. This is a two track program focused on both enterprise and consumer applications. General Sessions focus on the Ecosystem opportunities and obstacles we face as an industry. These sessions also highlight carriers, partnerships and the efforts to support common goals.
Enterprise business applications
Energy (within the Grid)
Sessions include a series of analyst insight, real life case studies, and roundtable discussions.
M2M Evolution is for any company that is looking to utilize the wireless network to extend control over their supply chain, product development, and distribution channels. While carriers will benefit from M2M Technology, this event is for all vertical industries that have an interest in managing their assets and protecting their supply chain.
The M2M Evolution event is well worth attending for anyone building and maintaining M2M deployments.
M2M Logic Pty. Ltd.
I felt like I received a solid education and understanding of M2M in a very short time. The M2M conference was well worth my time and will pay dividends for my company.
Sedasys, a Division of Ethicon Endo-Surgery
M2M Evolution painted a very good picture of the opportunity, the state-of-the-art platforms and the many challenges still ahead. I left with valuable contacts that will most likely result in some partnerships.
Facilitating the Promise of Billions of Connections, M2M Software Platform Revenues will Grow to $3.85 Billion by 2017.
*Source: ABI Research
The U.S. market for next -generation M2M solutions is expected to grow from 27M today to over 120M connections by 2017.
*Source: Compass Intelligence
M2M Evolutions’ agenda can be seen as having three distinct themes.
1.) General Sessions focus on the Ecosystem opportunities and obstcles faced as industry and highlights carriers, partnerships and efforts to support common goals.
2.) Enterprise Track highlights Business to Business opportunities with case studies and discussions about supply chain, fleet management and other opportunities to impact internal ROI.
3.) Consumer Track highlights the opportunities to improve consumer contacts for business with smart buildings, kiosks and digital displays, point of sale solutions and social customer contact opportunities in retail.