|Supplier Slogan||Enabling the Networked Society.||Enabling an Intelligent Planet|
|HQ Location||Sweden||Taiwan||Japan||France||United States||Germany|
|Stock Ticker||NASDAQ: ERIC||TPE: 2395||OTCMKTS: FJTSY||NYSE: ORAN||NASDAQ: TMUS||OTCMKTS: DTEGY|
|Revenue||> $10b||$1-10b||> $10b||> $10b||> $10b||> $10b|
|Employees||> 50,000||1,001 - 10,000||> 50,000||> 50,000||> 50,000||> 50,000|
|Website||Open website||Open website||Open website||Open website||Open website||Open website|
Ericsson provides services, software and infrastructure in mobility, broadband and the cloud that enable the communications industry and other sectors to do better business, increase efficiency, improve their users' experience and capture new opportunities. Year founded: 1876 Revenue: $26.8 billion (2014) NASDAQ: ERIC
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.
Fujitsu is the leading Japanese Information and Communication Technology (ICT) company, offering a full range of technology products, solutions and services. Year founded: 1935
Orange is one of the world’s leading telecommunications operators with sales of 39 billion euros in 2014 and 157,000 employees worldwide. Orange is also a leading provider of global IT and telecommunication services to multinational companies, under the brand Orange Business Services.
As America's Un-carrier, T-Mobile US, Inc. is redefining the way consumers and businesses buy wireless services through leading product and service innovation.
Deutsche Telekom AG is a German telecommunications company headquartered in Bonn. Deutsche Telekom was formed in 1996 as the former state-owned monopoly Deutsche Bundespost was privatized. As of June 2008, the German government still holds a 15% stake in company stock directly, and another 17% through the government bank KfW. The company is a component of the Euro Stoxx 50 stock market index.
The Internet of Things (IoT) will have a profound impact in the future. Enabling anything to be connected and providing ’smartness’ to these connected things will bring value across a number of sectors in the Networked Society. Ericsson is engaged with a number of partners from industry and academia in an EU-funded research project called the IoT Initiative with the objective of increasing the benefits and possibilities of IoT, but also identifing and proposing ways to tackle the challenges. The project analyzed about 150 application scenarios of strategic importance. A selected subset were tested in surveys which went out to a number of users and professionals within the ICT community.
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.
The Internet of Things (IoT) massively expands the quantity and quality of real-time information available from a diverse range of devices in the public and private realm. Those devices will be talking to each other as well as central systems, triggering a radical change in the way you can manage assets, networks and the customer experience. Fujitsu has already systematized product and services initiatives in such high-growth areas as Cloud Computing, big data, mobile, and security to support innovation on the part of enterprises and society. By combining these initiatives with Human-Centric IoT, Fujitsu aims to further broaden and accelerate the scope of business and social innovation.
The Internet of Things (IoT) is growing exponentially. According to analysts, the number of connected objects is expected to reach 50 billion by 2020. The ability to transform ordinary products into smart, connected objects is allowing businesses to generate new revenue streams and drive innovation. Orange Business Services systematically takes the entire lifecycle of clients' business into consideration and guides them in designing customized, end-to-end solutions that not only meet today’s needs but take your future needs into account as well. Because IoT solutions are industry-specific, Orange approachs every engagement with an open mind. Orange's tailored solutions accommodate different technologies and system architectures, and they partner with different industry players as needed. They have customer references in a wide variety of sectors, including manufacturing, transportation, retail, health and smart cities.
The Company's advanced nationwide 4G LTE network delivers outstanding wireless experiences to millions of customers who are unwilling to compromise on quality and value. Based in Bellevue, Washington, T-Mobile US provides services through its subsidiaries and operates its flagship brands, T-Mobile and MetroPCS.
AT&T, O2, Sprint
Citic, Frontier Science, Panasonic
International SOS, Ontex, Saudi Arabian Airlines
|Technologies||Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)Networks & Connectivity||Analytics & ModelingApplication Infrastructure & MiddlewareAutomation & ControlCybersecurity & PrivacyFunctional ApplicationsInfrastructure as a Service (IaaS)Networks & ConnectivityPlatform as a Service (PaaS)Processors & Edge IntelligenceSensorsWearables||Application Infrastructure & MiddlewareNetworks & Connectivity||Analytics & ModelingCybersecurity & PrivacyInfrastructure as a Service (IaaS)Networks & ConnectivityPlatform as a Service (PaaS)||Networks & ConnectivityPlatform as a Service (PaaS)Sensors||Analytics & ModelingCybersecurity & PrivacyFunctional ApplicationsNetworks & ConnectivityPlatform as a Service (PaaS)Sensors|
|Industries||AutomotiveMining||AgricultureApparelAutomotiveBuildingsConstruction & InfrastructureElectronicsFood & BeverageHealthcare & HospitalsMetalsRenewable EnergyRetailTransportation||AutomotiveRetailTransportation||AutomotiveCities & MunicipalitiesFinance & InsuranceMiningOil & GasRetailTransportation||E-Commerce||AutomotiveE-CommerceFinance & InsuranceHealthcare & HospitalsRetail|
|Use Cases||Building Automation & ControlBuilding Energy ManagementComputer VisionMachine Condition MonitoringManufacturing System AutomationMesh NetworksOutdoor Environmental MonitoringPredictive MaintenancePublic Warning & Emergency ResponseRemote Asset ManagementSmart IrrigationTrack & Trace of AssetsVehicle TelematicsVisual Quality DetectionWarehouse Automation||Building Automation & ControlFleet ManagementIndoor Air Quality MonitoringOccupancy MonitoringSmart City OperationsTrack & Trace of Assets||Building Automation & ControlFleet ManagementIndoor Air Quality MonitoringOccupancy MonitoringSmart City OperationsSupply Chain VisibilityTrack & Trace of Assets|
|Functions||Discrete ManufacturingProcess ManufacturingWarehouse & Inventory Management||Business OperationDiscrete ManufacturingField ServicesLogistics & TransportationMaintenanceProcess ManufacturingProduct Research & DevelopmentQuality Assurance||Facility ManagementLogistics & Transportation||Facility ManagementLogistics & Transportation|
|Services||Hardware Design & Engineering Services||Cloud Planning, Design & Implementation Services|
|Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)||Moderate||Minor||None||Moderate||None||None|
|Platform as a Service (PaaS)||None||Strong||None||Minor||Minor||Moderate|
|Application Infrastructure & Middleware||None||Minor||Minor||None||None||None|
|Analytics & Modeling||None||Moderate||None||Moderate||None||Minor|
|Cybersecurity & Privacy||None||Minor||None||Moderate||None||Moderate|
|Networks & Connectivity||Moderate||Strong||Moderate||Moderate||Moderate||Moderate|
|Processors & Edge Intelligence||None||Strong||None||None||None||None|
|Automation & Control||None||Strong||None||None||None||None|