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IoT platform use case tracker 1Q 2019

Igor Babić Analyst

"Leading IoT platform providers are asserting their market and technology expertise by supporting multiple use cases across different verticals and regions."

Analysys Mason's IoT platform use case tracker lists the IoT use cases and enterprise customer announcements made by IoT platform providers in areas including connectivity management, device management and application enablement.

DATA COVERAGE

The tracker lists the following information for each use case announcement.

Customer

  • Customer name
  • Country
  • Region
 

Technology provider

  • Name
  • Solution name
  • Main function
 

Use case

  • Use case
  • Vertical
 

Announcement

  • Date
  • Headline
  • Description
  • Source

The tracker includes use cases from the following technology providers.

  • Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Ayla Networks
  • Bosch Software Innovation
  • Cisco Jasper
  • Ericsson
  • GE Digital
  • HPE
  • IBM
  • Microsoft
  • PTC
  • Software AG

The tracker categorises use cases into the three following types based on how the customer is using the data and insights delivered.

  • Operation optimisation. Includes use cases where customers are using the platform internally to manage operations including monitoring asset and performance.
  • Customer service. Includes use cases where the platform is used to remotely monitor products at the customer side to support value-added services such as predictive maintenance.
  • Service provision. Includes use cases where platforms are used mainly to develop and offer applications and services based on connected products such as smart energy and smart farming solutions.

GEOGRAPHICAL COVERAGE

The IoT platform use case tracker includes 402 use cases in 42 countries across 8 geographical regions.

Central and Eastern Europe

  • Czech Republic
  • Luxembourg
  • Serbia
  • Turkey
  • Ukraine
 

Developed Asia–Pacific

  • Australia
  • Hong Kong
  • Japan
  • New Zealand
  • Singapore
  • South Korea
  • Taiwan
 

Emerging Asia–Pacific

  • Cambodia
  • China
  • India
  • Indonesia
  • Pakistan
  • Philippines
 

Latin America

  • Argentina
  • Mexico

Middle East and North Africa

  • Kuwait
  • Saudi Arabia
  • UAE
 

North America

  • Canada
  • USA
 

Sub-Saharan Africa

  • Angola
  • Uganda
 

Western Europe

  • Austria
  • Belgium
  • Denmark
  • Finland
  • France
  • Germany
  • Greece
  • Ireland
  • Italy
  • Netherlands
  • Norway
  • Spain
  • Sweden
  • Switzerland
  • UK