245: How Advantech Navigate The Internet of Things (IoT) Landscape In The Industrial 4.0 Era
It seems at the moment that Industries worldwide are finding that the digital transformation is ushering them towards commercial and industrial IoT. Expected to reach $236.5 billion by 2022, the embedded computing market’s projected growth can be attributed to increasing digitization, machine automation and the rise of artificial intelligence.
Advantech is a world-leader in providing trusted, innovative embedded and automation products and solutions. With a portfolio of over 1,000 products and a network of more than 8,000 talented people working in 92 major cities worldwide, the Industry 4.0 accelerator offers a comprehensive Internet of Things (IoT) portfolio, customer-centric design services, and global logistics support.
The billion-dollar company collaborates closely with select partners across a diverse range of market sectors to provide edge-to-cloud solutions for a wide array of applications—driving smart cities, smart factories and the advancement of industrial and commercial IoT—while achieving the collective corporate vision of enabling an intelligent planet.
The platform has also been named a Microsoft Global IoT Valued Partner and was and is also an Authorized Embedded Distributor in The Americas. I invited Shawn Jack, Director of Sales & Embedded Ecosystems at Advantech onto the show so he can share his thoughts, expertise, and insights on how faster deployment and scaling of IoT solutions is critical to business all over the world.
“Advantech is a $1.3B Embedded/Industrial IoT solution provider with the primary mission of Enabling an Intelligent Planet. Our core solutions address both Smart City and Smart Manufacturing which blankets strategic verticals like; Digital Signage, Healthcare, Gaming, Energy, Manufacturing, Test & Measurement, Retail, Security, and Transportation, among others.”