Industrial IoT Solutions

Industrial IoT Solutions Overview

Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) solutions are devices that interconnect with computers, allowing for easy data collection and exchange. This makes it easy to manage devices remotely, analyze device performance, and collect data from the device as it works. Many businesses also use industrial IoT solutions to automate equipment in their business for mass production.

Industrial IoT is often confused with normal IoT tools. The distinction between the two solutions is primarily scale. Normal IoT solutions are built for consumer devices that are often used in homes, while Industrial IoT is built for enterprise level needs, and can connect a large number of devices.

Top Rated Industrial IoT Products

Industrial IoT Products

(1-25 of 42) Sorted by Most Reviews

The list of products below is based purely on reviews (sorted from most to least). There is no paid placement and analyst opinions do not influence their rankings. Here is our Promise to Buyers to ensure information on our site is reliable, useful, and worthy of your trust.

Cisco Catalyst IR1100 Rugged Series Routers

Cisco 1100 Series Industrial Integrated Services routers, or the Cisco IR1101, are presented as compact, modular, and ruggedized, with a design that is optimal for mission-critical cases. It boasts stronger industrial router security and simplified management with SD-WAN architecture,…

Cisco Catalyst IE3200 Rugged Series Switches

Cisco's Catalyst IE3200 Rugged Series is presented as a secure, fixed, full-Gigabit industrial switching platform managed with Cisco DNA Center. With 8 PoE+ in a compact form factor, these rugged switches are designed for power and space-constrained areas. The Cisco Catalyst IE3200…

Cisco Catalyst IE3400 Rugged Series Switches

Cisco's Catalyst IE3400 Rugged Series switches combine full Gigabit Ethernet switch solutions with advanced features in a modular design. Expandable up to 26 ports in a compact form factor, these rugged switches are optimized for size and power, and bring Cisco intent-based networking…

ThingWorx

ThingWorx is an IoT and machine-to-machine (M2M) development platform acquired by PTC in 2014 and merged with Axeda Machine Cloud in the same year, to expand PTC's development offerings.

Key Features

  • IoT Device Management (8)
    84%
    8.4
  • Device Security (8)
    79%
    7.9
  • IoT Analytics (8)
    74%
    7.4
Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul

Cisco's Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul (formerly Fluidmesh, acquired by Cisco July 2020) is presented as an ultra-reliable, low-latency wireless backhaul for OT and IT mobility and fixed applications.

Cisco IoT Operations Dashboard

Cisco IoT Operations Dashboard is a cloud-based dashboard to deploy, monitor, troubleshoot, and gain insights into networking devices and connected equipment at scale. The dashboard supports cybersecurity, application management, Secure Equipment Access, and integration with Cisco…

Hitachi Lumada

Hitachi Vantara offers Hitachi Lumada, an Internet of Things management and analytics platform.

Cisco Catalyst IE3300 Rugged Series Switches

Cisco Catalyst IE3300 Rugged Series features full Gigabit Ethernet with a modular, optimized design. Expandable up to 26 ports in a compact form factor, these rugged network switches are optimized for size, power and performance. They can deliver up to 24 ports of PoE/PoE+/4PPoE…

Varuna

Varuna is an industrial IoT solution that provides alerts, recommendations, and predictions to help water utility leaders to effectively manage a water system. The Varuna platform collects, analyzes, and displays relevant operational and business data. Varuna enables the utility…

Cisco Catalyst IE3400 Heavy Duty Switches

The Cisco Catalyst IE3400 Heavy Duty Series is an industrial ethernet switching platform for extending IoT connectivity to harsh environments, with a dust and waterproof design that is IP67 rated. Powered by Cisco IOS XE, its feature set includes software-based segmentation and flow…

IoT83 Flex83

The Flex83 Application Enablement Platform (AEP)is an IoT-as-a-service (IoTaas) solution that equips users with an underlying IoT engine to run IoT applications, as well as the Rapid Application Development (RAD) Low-Code & N0-Code workflows to build custom apps. It is from IoT83…

Samsara Equipment Monitoring

Samsara offers an Equipment Monitoring suite for companies across industries, to provide visibility into asset usage, location, security, maintenance, and with billing and job costing utilities.

VIMANA

VIMANA is a global provider of advanced industrial analytics software and services headquartered in Emeryville, that aims to transform how companies manufacture, sell, and service their products. VIMANA provides IoT Solutions for Smart Manufacturing that are pre-built and configurable…

Dryad

Dryad is a large-scale IoT startup based in Berlin-Brandenburg. Formerly known as, Eywa Networks GmbH, Dryad's mission is to develop a large-scale environmental IoT network that allows public and private forest owners to monitor, analyze and protect the world’s largest, most remote…

HPE Universal IoT Platform

Hewlett-Packard Enterprise offers the HPE Universal IoT Platform, a software platform designed to connect to heterogenous edge devices, IoT gateways, sensors, and other machines to provide M2M compatibility and support for a range of smart device applications and purposes.

Tezeva

Tezeva is a Cloud native connected products platform that harnesses the power of IOT, Cloud and Analytics to get most out of assets for both OEMs and their customers. The vendor states OEMs can boost service margins by moving to a proactive after sales service approach with real…

FaktoryWize

Faktorywize is an intelligent operations platform that brings together a coherent set of digitally connected solutions to streamline operations, improve operational efficiency and increase margins. It works in heterogeneous shop floor environments, discrete & continuous manufacturing…

MachineMetrics

MachineMetrics, in Northampton, offers an Industrial IoT Platform that automates machine data collection and production analytics to deliver data-driven insights. With it, the vendor states users can jumpstart a digital factory and take action to improve a bottom line.

MaintWiz Industry 4.0 CMMS

MaintWiz is an industry 4.0 CMMS for Industrial Asset Management, Plant Maintenance, Operations, Condition Monitoring and Reliability. MaintWiz CMMS aims to simplify technology for the front-line staff and provides a window to the maintenance world for decision makers.MaintWiz leverages…

Everactive

Everactive is a technology company designing self-powered IoT systems.

Losant

Losant's Enterprise IoT Platform aims to provide a complete edge and cloud software foundation to build and scale compelling IoT applications for customers. The solution boasts a unique, low-code approach to application development that offers a level of agility and speed to market…

Honeywell Forge Performance+

Honeywell Forge is an enterprise performance management platform for digital transformation of operations.

Energis.Cloud

Energis.Cloud is an energy management software designed to help energy and environmental actors make informed decisions to achieve their objectives efficiently.

StrongArm Tech

StrongArm Tech provides preventive industrial intervention data and injury reduction with safety wearables for the workplace.

Syncron Uptime

Syncron Uptime is technology that provides engineers with the digital capabilities to predict and prevent asset downtime. Uptime helps the user to promote high equipment availability and deliver service excellence through intelligent repair.

Learn More About Industrial IoT Solutions

What are Industrial IoT Solutions?

Industrial IoT (Internet of Things) solutions are devices that interconnect with computers, allowing for easy data collection and exchange. This makes it easy to manage devices remotely, analyze device performance, and collect data from the device as it works. Many businesses also use industrial IoT solutions to automate equipment in their business for mass production.

Industrial IoT is often confused with normal IoT tools. The distinction between the two solutions is primarily scale. Normal IoT solutions are built for consumer devices that are often used in homes, while Industrial IoT is built for enterprise level needs, and can connect a large number of devices.

Industrial IoT Features & Capabilities

Industrial IoT often provides specialized features for specific industries, but below are some of the features that are offered by most industrial IoT solutions.

  • Device connection
  • Remote device management
  • Production digitization
  • Data analytics

Industrial IoT Comparison

When considering an industrial IoT solution, consider some of the following factors of each industrial IoT offering.

  1. Specialized Features: Some industrial IoT solutions specialize in specific industries or for specific functionalities. If you want to user an industrial IoT solution for something like automating production, you should be sure to choose a solution that offers many automation features.
  2. Company Size: For small companies with fewer devices that need to be connected, and industrial IoT solution might be overkill. Consumer IoT solutions can be a cheaper alternative for small businesses.
  3. Device Compatibility: Some legacy devices are difficult to integrate into and industrial IoT solution. If you have many older devices, be sure to check that they will work with whatever IoT solution you settle on before you purchase it.

Industrial IoT Pricing Information

Pricing for Industrial IoT solutions is highly dependent on the size of the business and the feature needs of the organization. Most vendors don’t offer fully transparent pricing, so businesses should expect to reach out to vendors for exact pricing details.

Industrial IoT Solutions Best Of Awards

The following Industrial IoT Solutions offer award-winning customer relationships, feature sets, and value for price. Learn more about our Summer Best Of Awards methodology here.

Best Of Summer 2022 Awards Winners for the Industrial IoT category. For Best Relationship, first place is Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul. For Best Feature Set, first place is Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul. For Best Value for Price, first place is Cisco Ultra-Reliable Wireless Backhaul.

Related Categories