|Supplier Slogan||Powering Business Worldwide||Bring the IoT to Life.||Enabling an Intelligent Planet||Power and Productivity for a Better World.|
|HQ Location||Ireland||United States||Taiwan||Switzerland||United States||France|
|Stock Ticker||NYSE: ETN||NASDAQ: CSCO||TPE: 2395||NYSE: ABB||NYSE: HON||Euronext: SU; OTCMKTS: SBGSF; OTCMKTS: SBGSY|
|Revenue||> $10b||> $10b||$1-10b||> $10b||> $10b||> $10b|
|Employees||> 50,000||> 50,000||1,001 - 10,000||> 50,000||> 50,000||> 50,000|
|Website||Open website||Open website||Open website||Open website||Open website||Open website|
Eaton provides energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Year founded: 1911 Revenue: $22.6 billion (2014) NYSE: ETN
Cisco designs and sells broad lines of products, provides services, and delivers integrated solutions to develop and connect networks around the world, building the Internet. Over the last 30 plus years, they have been the world’s leader in connecting people, things, and technologies - to each other and to the Internet - realizing their vision of changing the way the world works, lives, plays, and learns.
Today, Cisco has over 70,000 employees in over 400 offices worldwide who design, produce, sell, and deliver integrated products, services, and solutions. Over time, they have expanded to new markets that are a natural extension of their core networking business, as the network has become the platform for automating, orchestrating, integrating, and delivering an ever-increasing array of information technology (IT)–based products and services.
Subsidiaries/ Business Units: - Jasper - OpenDNS - CloudLock
Founded in 1983, Advantech is a leader in providing trusted innovative embedded and automation products and solutions. Advantech offers comprehensive system integration, hardware, software, customer-centric design services, and global logistics support; all backed by industry-leading front and back office e-business solutions.
ABB is a global leader in power and automation technologies. Their solutions improve the efficiency, productivity and quality of their customers’ operations while minimizing environmental impact.
Honeywell invents and manufactures technologies to address some of the world’s toughest challenges initiated by revolutionary macrotrends in science, technology and society. They improves business performance for customers with automation and control solutions, equipment and services that enhance safety, reliability and efficiency. Year founded: 1906 Revenue: $40.3 billion (2014) NYSE: HON
Schneider Electric is a leading global manufacturer of equipment for electrical power distribution and for industrial control and automation. The company helps power generators distribute electricity; designs automation systems for the automobile and water treatment industries; builds electric networks and utility management systems for energy, water treatment, oil and gas, and marine applications; and manages electric power in residential, industrial, and commercial buildings. Year founded: 1836 Revenue: $26.0 billion (2014) EPA: SU Featured Subsidiaries/ Business Units: - Avantis - Wonderware
With IoT, virtually any object, person or even animal can be assigned an IP address and provided with the ability to transfer data over a network. For instance, a patient with an implanted heart monitor, a farm animal with a biochip transponder and an automobile with built-in sensors are all achievable thanks to IoT. Eaton's Electrical Sector and Hydraulics Group engineers are actively looking at integrating the IoT across a growing number of products. By capturing data that exists within components and systems and making it available, these products will be able to provide actionable knowledge to improve performance.
Globally, countries, cities, industries, and businesses are becoming digital to capitalize on the next wave of the Internet - the (IoE), which we define as the connection of people, processes, data, and things. When people, processes, data, and things are connected, we believe it creates an opportunity to deliver better customer experiences, create new revenue streams and operating models to drive efficiency and produce value. Cisco's goal is to be a strategic partner to our customers by providing the solutions, people, partners, and experience as their customers move from traditional to digital businesses. They believe their customers’ journey to becoming digital businesses requires security, cloud, mobile, social and analytic technologies with a strong foundation of an intelligent network that is agile, simple and that provides real-time business insight. The move to digital is driving many of their customers to adopt entirely new IT architectures and organization structures. In their view, Cisco is delivering the architectural approach and solution-based results to help them reduce complexity, accelerate and grow, and manage risk in a world that is increasingly virtualized application-centric, cloud-based, analytics-driven, and mobile.
Advantech has always been an innovator in the development and manufacture of high-quality, high-performance computing platforms. They cooperate closely with our partners to help provide complete solutions for a wide array of applications across a diverse range of industries. To realize our corporate vision of Enabling an Intelligent Planet, Advantech will continue collaborating and Partnering for Smart City & IoT Solutions.
Our lives are touched daily by the Internet. It widens our horizons and improves our capabilities by connecting us to a wider community and their collective knowledge. A similar revolution in industry is connecting intelligent machines and the collective data generated from a growing number of electronic sensors. We are ‘seeing, hearing, and feeling’ our industrial processes like never before and this empowers the decisions we make to optimize performance. This revolution allows us to operate machines more safely, with greater efficiency, and with lower environmental impact, not just individually, but as complete systems, working in harmony to enhance power and productivity for a better world. For over a decade ABB has been working to develop and enhance process control systems, communications solutions, sensors and software for the Internet of Things, Services and People (IoTSP). These technologies enable their customers in industries, utilities and infrastructure to analyze their data more intelligently, optimize their operations, boost their productivity, and their flexibility. ABB is advancing the IoTSP by helping their customers develop their existing technologies, while keeping sight of our enduring commitment to safety, reliability, cyber security and Data Privacy.
The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) promises to help maximize the connectivity of real-time operating data, automate predictive analytics and allow people to work collaboratively in the moment – it can bring incredible agility to decision making, improving company's bottom line. With iiOT by Honeywell, they help you better connect people, assets and processes to help digitally transform the business – more reliable assets, more efficient operations, and optimized performance across company's enterprise. All of Honeywell's ready-to-deploy IIoT technologies have cyber security built in, and Honeywell has designed solutions to help drive a step change in project execution by Honeywell experts with both IT and operations know-how.
The recent Internet of Things (IoT) momentum has been enabled through a broad adherence to open standards (such as Ethernet) and by technology breakthroughs in the area of Data Aggregation middleware. Schneider Electric delivers open, connected solutions at each IoT-driven intelligent ecosystem layer: the connected, decentralised device layer (sensors, drives, meters, PLCs, controls, switchgear), the platform layer (cloud services, middleware, physical infrastructure architectures), and the On-Premise central control layer (operational intelligence, remote monitoring, predictive analysis, simulation, cloud analytics). Schneider Electric tools help data centre, plant, and smart grid operators to become more efficient by sorting through mountains of data (eliminating false alarms or nuisance alarms) and by generating dashboards that consolidate the information coming in from all parts of the extended network. Instead of gridlock, a smooth flow of information is created which allows for greater operational intelligence and higher quality decisions. IoT is broadening the scope of where both power protection and security are needed, as entire chains of communication can be disrupted by the breakdown of a single device. Schneider Electric leverages the power of IoT and big data to maximize safety and reliability through high-precision automation and control, training and simulation, the generation of ‘what if’ scenarios, robust remote management, Predictive Maintenance, managed services, and advanced analytics. Power protection and cyber security considerations are imbedded into our product designs in order to strengthen overall network reliability.
Boeing, Navistar, Tata Motors
Barilla Group, Del Papa Distributing, Stanley Black and Decker
SPIE OSMO GmbH, Fastned, Hermes International, Waggeryd Cell AB, Xianglu Petrochemicals Zhangzhou Co Ltd., HeidelbergCement, Axpo Holding AG, Renewcell, L&T Construction, Cemex, Volvo, Hitachi Powdered Metal.
ABB, Allianz, Boeing
Compass, Neoclyde, TierPoint, Shell.
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|Use Cases||Building Energy ManagementManufacturing System Automation||Advanced Metering Infrastructure (AMI)Building Automation & ControlBuilding Energy ManagementCybersecurityEdge Computing & Edge IntelligenceFactory Operations Visibility & IntelligenceLeakage & Flood MonitoringPerimeter Security & Access ControlPersonnel Tracking & MonitoringPredictive MaintenanceProcess Control & OptimizationReal-Time Location System (RTLS)Remote CollaborationRemote ControlRemote Patient MonitoringSmart City OperationsSupply Chain VisibilityTrack & Trace of AssetsTraffic Monitoring||Building Automation & ControlBuilding Energy ManagementComputer VisionMachine Condition MonitoringManufacturing System AutomationMesh NetworksOutdoor Environmental MonitoringPredictive MaintenanceProcess Control & OptimizationPublic Warning & Emergency ResponseRemote Asset ManagementSmart IrrigationTrack & Trace of AssetsVehicle TelematicsVisual Quality DetectionWarehouse Automation||Automatic Palletizing & Depalletizing SystemsPicking, Sorting & PositioningBuilding Automation & ControlBuilding Energy ManagementDigital TwinFlexible ManufacturingMachine Condition MonitoringManufacturing System AutomationMaterial Handling AutomationProcess Control & OptimizationSmart LightingVirtual Prototyping & Product TestingWarehouse Automation||Predictive MaintenanceBuilding Automation & ControlBuilding Energy ManagementFactory Operations Visibility & IntelligenceMachine Condition MonitoringMesh NetworksObject DetectionPerimeter Security & Access ControlProcess Control & OptimizationPublic Warning & Emergency ResponseSmart City OperationsSupply Chain VisibilityTraffic MonitoringWarehouse Automation||Asset Lifecycle ManagementAugmented RealityBuilding Automation & ControlBuilding Energy ManagementConstruction ManagementDigital TwinEnergy Management SystemFactory Operations Visibility & IntelligenceMachine Condition MonitoringPredictive MaintenanceProcess Control & OptimizationTrack & Trace of AssetsWater Utility Management|
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|Services||Hardware Design & Engineering Services||Software Design & Engineering ServicesCloud Planning, Design & Implementation ServicesSystem IntegrationTraining||Hardware Design & Engineering ServicesSystem Integration||Cybersecurity ServicesSoftware Design & Engineering ServicesTrainingData Science Services||Cloud Planning, Design & Implementation ServicesCybersecurity ServicesSoftware Design & Engineering ServicesSystem Integration|
|Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)||None||Strong||Moderate||Minor||Moderate||Minor|
|Platform as a Service (PaaS)||None||Minor||Strong||Minor||Minor||Strong|
|Application Infrastructure & Middleware||None||Moderate||Strong||Minor||Minor||Minor|
|Analytics & Modeling||None||Moderate||Moderate||Moderate||Moderate||Moderate|
|Cybersecurity & Privacy||None||Strong||Minor||None||None||Minor|
|Networks & Connectivity||Moderate||Strong||Strong||Moderate||Minor||Minor|
|Processors & Edge Intelligence||None||None||Strong||Minor||Minor||Minor|
|Automation & Control||Strong||Minor||Strong||Strong||Moderate||Strong|
|Partners||Dell TechnologiesIBMMicrosoftSAPVMware (DELL)|