Never Redesign the Wheel: Benefits of Reusable Components

No one wants to reinvent the wheel if they don’t have to, so why should your organization do so when implementing an IoT ecosystem? This week in the IoT framework blog series, we’ll discuss establishing centralized common components in order to save you (and other divisions) time and money. Even with the use of a …

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Proof of Floatability: Testing Your IoT Projects

In order to establish a lasting enterprise IoT framework, you need to see issues before they arise. Last week we covered how limited internal scope can ruin opportunities for true innovation, but there are easy steps to take when creating a connected product and overcoming the learning curves associated with IoT implementation. With our enterprise …

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Set Course for the Horizon: Internal Scope for OEMs

Aligning your organization internally and encouraging cross-functional collaboration are only part of the battle while establishing an IoT framework for a multi-divisional company. Since we are an enterprise IoT-platform provider and work with large corporations like Parker Hannifin, we have the experience to highlight some of the common issues that organizations face when adapting to …

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Collaboration for IoT Artists: Framework for OEMs of the Future

For long-term IoT strategy to be effective, you need to have your departments synchronized and working towards creating a cohesive whole, much like collaborations between musicians. There are some helpful tools and guidelines that can be used in order to be successful and, as an industrial IoT platform provider, we understand how effective they can …

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IoT Top 11 of the Charts: 2016 Forrester Wave Report

In the latest Forrester Report, Exosite was chosen as one of the 11 “most significant” IoT platform providers on the market. This was a well-earned pat on the back for all of our accomplishments in 2016, since big names like IBM, PTC, GE, and Microsoft are well-known players. We are honored to be included, especially …

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Collaboration for IoT: Music to Your Ears

Many successful bands or musical organizations rely on members working together well and harmonizing with their instruments. It is a similar concept when effectively implementing a company-wide IoT ecosystem in that people may specialize in different areas, but coordinating strategies together makes the system work well. Because of the complex, far-reaching, and potentially costly implications …

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Creating a Team that Works: IoT Adoption in Industrial OEMs

Selecting team members for a sports team can be like creating a company-wide IoT ecosystem; You want to create a team that plays to their strengths and functions as a whole. In the creation stages, you want to make sure that every division is participating in the ways that they know best. Creating a standardized …

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Getting Everyone Involved: IoT Framework Participation

Devising a long-term strategy is essential to implementing a successful IoT ecosystem that spans across divisions, but how do you get divisions thinking about how IoT can be used within their area of expertise? Identifying how your entire organization can enter the IoT generation of business and inspiring different departments to join the bandwagon can …

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IoT Receives Attention from the White House

Last week, the Washington Post published an article describing how Homeland Security is advocating that the technology industry strengthens security protocols to protect millions of connected devices from hackers. Security has always been key in all innovations within the technology industry, but it has gained renewed focus within the IoT market due to the DDOS …

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