The Internet of Things (IoT) is the exploding network of objects, sensors, and “things” connected to the internet.
In this post, we’ll take a look at middleware IoT platforms, companies that specialize in connecting IoT devices to the Internet superhighway.
Below is a list of 12 prominent IoT platform companies. If you’re a company and don’t see yourself on this list, please comment at the bottom of this post and we’ll make sure to add you!
In no particular order…
EVRYTHNG is the award-winning IoT cloud platform that connects any consumer product to the Web and manages real-time data to drive applications. Smart products don’t just deliver connected experiences and support services, they share data with enterprise systems and other device clouds for smarter ROI.
Konekt offers full-stack cellular connectivity for your devices. Their platform is a powerful union of cellular plans, cloud infrastructure and APIs, whether you’re building an Internet-connected energy meter or a toaster that tweets. Konekt has the right setup for you!
MODE is a full-stack IoT platform that can help you launch the next big thing. From building your hardware and software using the tools of your choice to connecting them to the MODE cloud and ultimately shipping your product and managing everything from your computer, MODE can help you break into the IoT world.
Carriots is an IoT cloud platform that support your business. Using Carriots, you can connect devices and build M2M for them, and then you can capture and manage your data. Turn your devices into smarter, IoT enabled data machines.
Build cool things and then connect them to the Internet using thethings.iO. From device monitorization and management to real-time connectivity, alarms, rules and jobs, thethings.iO provides an IoT backend solution for developers with an easy and flexible API. Use any of their supported protocols: HTTP, Websockets, MQTT or CoAP.
Register and provision your devices with SiteWhere. Use a command framework to simplify your device communication. Store complete command history and correlate responses. Use a powerful provisioning engine to interact with your devices. Register devices manually, in batches, or via self-registration, and emulate device messages directly from an administrative application.
Aeris is unique in its ability to provide you with a complete solution – from connectivity to application platform – for your M2M and Internet of Things (IoT) programs. Their CDMA, GSM, and LTE were built from the ground up for the unique needs of machines. Unlike other mobile network operators, Aeris is 100% dedicated to M2M and IoT; there is no consumer traffic on their network.
Because the Aeris network and technologies were built exclusively for M2M and IoT, you’ll benefit from the lowest cost and best service in the industry; plus their experts will help you create a rate plan and structure that makes sense for your unique business needs.
ProSyst provides the most advanced open standards (OSGi, HGI, etc.) based middleware for connecting and managing devices in the cloud as well as for developing, implementing and updating innovative IoT applications.
They provide a complete range of products from the application platform runtime stack, tools and SDKs to a highly advanced remote management/ provisioning platform. With their 100+ in-house Java/OSGi engineers, they bring together recognized software expertise, professional processes and the ability to meet the technical requirements of device manufacturers and service providers.
2lemetry is an Internet of Things platform and technology company that powers the connected enterprise, tying people, processes, data and devices together—transforming raw data into real-time actionable intelligence.
Their ThingFabric Platform offers the only open IoT enablement platform that delivers actionable insights — giving you a competitive advantage.
Generate production-ready code, connect your hardware instantly, and enhance and extend your devices with Temboo, a cloud-based platform that has 2000+ things you can do, helping you to extend your hardware like it’s software. Their offload processing to the cloud gives customers more intelligence and remote reprogramming.
Make your sensor data simple with TempoIQ, a set APIs to collect, monitor, analyze, & store your sensor data in realtime. Just three lines of code to get started.
Xively is an enterprise IoT platform and application solution that simplifies the way companies securely and robustly connect their products & users, manage IoT data at scale, and engage more closely with their customers, users & partners.