AWS IoT Core Review on real use case
January 12, 2022

AWS IoT Core Review on real use case

Ivan Cui | TrustRadius Reviewer
Score 9 out of 10
Vetted Review
Verified User

Overall Satisfaction with AWS IoT Core

We help a customer adopt IoT Core for their manufacturing floors, where they have wanted to establish a network to connect data from all machines, plants, and systems across more than 100+ factory sites. The customer has been sitting on low productivity and high factory cost, and adding in IoT Core was able to help them achieved not only a smarter manufacturing process but a better cost-value basis.
  • Cloud IoT Core.
  • Windows 10 IoT Core.
  • Higher service quotas.
  • More native connection.
  • Support more data types.
  • Built-in with AWS native environment, allow scaling easily.
  • Have multiple communication protocols to choose from.
  • Secure device connection and end-to-end encryption.
  • Allow filter transform and act on device data on the fly.
  • 30% high in productivity.
  • 30% lower in factory cost.
  • 1 billion supply chain savings.
The customer was native in AWS and has found AWS offers more related services to what they were looking for. Additionally, the customer also wants the services able to connect to multiple downstream analytics such as AI/ML services. This allows them to generate more by-product services such as predictive maintenance analytics, etc.

Do you think AWS IoT Core delivers good value for the price?

Yes

Are you happy with AWS IoT Core's feature set?

Yes

Did AWS IoT Core live up to sales and marketing promises?

Yes

Did implementation of AWS IoT Core go as expected?

Yes

Would you buy AWS IoT Core again?

Yes

As described earlier, AWS IoT Core was adopted for our customer who runs manufacturing floors across locations. They aimed to connect all their machines, devices, and systems into one network and thus achieve better cost and high productivity. AWS IoT core is strong in providing the capability to do just that, plus it is also natively built within the AWS environment, it can be easily connected to multiple downstream analyses enabled by AI/ML.

AWS IoT Core Feature Ratings

IoT Device Management
10
Device Security
10
IoT Data Management
9
IoT Analytics
8
IoT Integration
10