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IoT Platforms: Technology-centric Offerings at the Core of the Internet of Things

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IoT Platforms: Technology-centric Offerings at the Core of the Internet of Things
Published: April 29, 2019 Content info: 29 Pages

This report explores technological innovations in the IoT platform business, encompassing five distinct categories:

  • Infrastructure as a service
  • Application enablement platforms (AEPs)
  • IoT device management platform (DMP)
  • IoT connectivity management platform (CMP)
  • IoT analytics platform (AP)

After an analysis of the main strengths and weaknesses, business models (including pricing schemes), it takes a detailed look at how the players are positioned in each category.

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Product Code: M19390MRA

Table of Contents

1. Executive Summary

2. Introduction

  • 2.1. IoT Platforms - Introduction
  • 2.2. IoT platforms - Classification
  • 2.3. Main players, by type of IoT platform
  • 2.4. Main players, by type of vendor

3. Main layers

  • 3.1. Infrastructure as a service
  • 3.2. Application enablement platforms (AEPs)
  • 3.3. IoT device management platform (DMP)
  • 3.4. IoT connectivity management platform (CMP)
  • 3.5. IoT analytics platforms (AP)
  • 3.6. Main IoT platform vendors' positioning

List of tables and figures

  • Hierarchy in the IoT ecosystem and the role of IoT platforms
  • IoT platform types described in brief
  • The major players in the IoT platform ecosystem
  • IoT platform vendor companies, by type
  • Example of an IaaS
  • Key IoT IaaS players
  • AEP model
  • Key AEP players
  • Key IoT DMP players
  • Key IoT CMP players
  • Ecosystem of IoT analytics platforms
  • Key IoT AP players
  • IoT platform market leaders

Geographic area



  • Amazon Web Services
  • Ayla Networks
  • Cumulocity
  • Ericsson
  • Huawei
  • IBM
  • Jasper
  • Microsoft
  • Nokia
  • Sap
  • Sierra Wireless
  • Telit
  • Thingworx (PTC)
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