Aeris Wins 2018 Frost & Sullivan India ICT Award for “IoT Platform Vendor of the Year”
NEW DELHI, India, and SAN JOSE, Calif., June 26, 2018 – Aeris, a technology leader in the Internet of Things (IoT), today announced it has been awarded the “IoT Platform Vendor of the Year” award for 2018 by Frost & Sullivan.
Aeris isbeing recognised for its outstanding effort and achievement in enabling itscustomers to attain their business transformation, customer experience andgrowth goals through its innovative Aeris® IoT platform. The robust, scalableand innovative IoT platform from Aeris has been serving as the cornerstone fordiverse IoT projects across the world. In the last two years, the Aerisplatform has been gathering traction in the Indian market with projects asdiverse as mobility, logistics, connected vehicles, smart cities and smartmanufacturing.
Thisrecognition is part of the Frost & Sullivan India ICT Awards. Now in its16th consecutive year, the awards honour and recognize companies andindividuals who have pushed the boundaries of excellence — rising above thecompetition and achieving landmarks to deliver business outcomes using Digitaland Disruptive technologies in the Indian market. The award jury includedreputed business and technology stalwarts from the industry who selected theaward winners based on a structured, metrics-based evaluation process.
The numberof 'connected things' continues to grow with key initiatives from theGovernment of India, such as the Smart Cities Mission, the Make in Indiacampaign, Digital India and the Start Up India. In addition, the industrialcorridors are creating tremendous opportunities for the development of an IoTecosystem. The 2018 India ICT awards banquet was held on June 21, 2018 at LeMeridien in New Delhi.
Speaking onthe occasion, Benoy CS, Director & Business Unit Head, DigitalTransformation Practice, Frost & Sullivan said “The IoTecosystem and supporting technologies are leading the drive towards digitaltransformation, enabling growth through the strengthening of current businessmodels and the creation of new offerings, services and products. Organizationshave now started to realize the significance of having a connected eco-systemfor its work operations to gain cost, efficiency and productivity benefits.Dr. Rishi Bhatnagar, President, Aeris India said “IoT creates a data-centric,self-optimising world. Indian enterprises have realized the value ofdigitization of their value chain and processes with IoT, further extendingtheir reach with vertical-specific, segmented oriented analytics, deliveringkey competitive advantage. The Aeris IoT platform provides state-of-the-artintegrated solution that helps enterprises address the challenge of managingand analyzing their connected assets while reducing the complexity of IoTdeployment and optimization for cost and performance. Our team is constantlystriving to create innovative IoT solutions across industries, and this awardfurther solidifies Aeris position as the leader in the IoT platform market inIndia.”