20 Most Promising M2M Solution Providers - 2015
Machine-to-Machine has become a keyword that has the potential to transform operations in nearly every industry. With the primary aim of connecting, monitoring and actuating devices that are used chiefly in the telecom industry, the technology is now shifting towards cellular connectivity and data services that monitor the hardware equipments utilized in different industrial sectors. Greater demand for M2M solutions has primarily triggered the widespread adoption and creation of affordable wireless communication.
As the adoption of M2M increases, managing the sheer amount of connected devices is resulting in reduced workflow performance and giving rise to new types of security threats. Further, the convergence of trends like the cloud, mobile, and big data is fuelling a huge inflow of data in M2M space. To overcome these issues, the M2M vendors and service providers are offering new strategies in the submarkets such as M2M security, Connected Device Platforms (CDP) and Application Platforms.
While there are thousands of M2M solution providers in the market, the variety in solutions and their use cases have made spotting the right solution, a difficult task to accomplish. To simplify and help CIOs identify the right M2M solution providers, a distinguished panel comprising of CEOs, CIOs, VCs, analysts, and CIOReview editorial board have selected the top M2M solution providers. The companies featured here demonstrate an ability to develop innovative technologies and methodologies, while offering outstanding customer service.
In our selection process, we looked at the vendor’s capability to fulfill the need for cost-effective and flexible solutions that add value to the M2M landscape. We present to you CIOReview’s 20 Most Promising M2M Solutions Providers 2015.
|Actility||Actility is a leader in the LPWA (Low Power Wide Area) large scale infrastructure arena and provides long-range coverage for low-power sensors.|
|Aeris||Provider of the most reliable, flexible and efficient global cellular network for M2M data transmission available today.|
|AvaLAN Wireless||AvaLAN is an industrial supplier of secure wireless products, providing robust and reliable solutions for the video surveillance, smart-grid, retail IoT, digital signage, access control and industrial automation markets.|
|Axiros||Provides device and service management solutions across fixed and mobile networks for consumer, enterprise and M2M markets.|
|Comptel Corporation||Helps digital and communications service providers take advantage of Intelligent Fast Data, managing surging data volumes through its unique DATA REFINERY solution and turning information into instant action with its DATA FASTERMIND analytics.|
|Eurotech||Provider of IoT solutions across industrial, commercial, and defense markets.|
|Falt Communications AB||Offers a multifunctional communication platform continuously monitored and remotely manageable, enabling cost-efficient growth, high-performance and scalable end-to-end solutions.|
|GEOTAB||Providing GPS vehicle tracking, GPS fleet management, vehicle-tracking device, and fleet management software.|
|Greenwave Systems||Provider of M2M and IOT services that help in evaluating and understanding client requirements through a customized approach to enhance product development strategy.|
|Kore Telematics||Kore provides M2M, Internet of Things (IoT) communications services, as well as satellite services.|
|M2M Spectrum Networks||M2M Spectrum Networks offers wireless M2M connectivity, plug and play hardware, and user friendly applications at an affordable price on a nationwide basis.|
|MAVOCO||A provider of machine to machine connectivity services tailored to meet customer needs.|
|NimbeLink||Rapid IOT Solution Company providing device certified cellular modems and services that are specifically designed for connecting M2M products to the cellular network easily and economically.|
|Numerex||Provides interactive and on-demand M2M products and technology enabling the IoT.|
|Observit||Provider of video surveillance in buses, trains and other mobile objects through a centralized, real time monitored system.|
|RoboMQ||An IoT and SaaS integration platform that can connect any device to any system, application or cloud to build smart and context aware applications.|
|Sprint||A communications services company that creates more and better ways to connect its customers to the things they care about most.|
|Telit||Provider of cellular, GNSS, short-to-long range wireless such as ZigBee and Sigfox modules plus mobile connectivity services and application enablement platform to onboard edge devices to the Internet of Things.|
|Verisae||Providing SaaS solutions that connect the maintenance and service network globally to manage asset and equipment maintenance, energy usage, and mobile workforces.|
|Wyless||A global M2M managed services provider that helps organizations connect to multiple mobile operators and provide secure network infrastructure.|