Ericsson and PTC Partner to Help Industrial Enterprises Accelerate Digital Transformation

Ericsson unlocks the full value of global cellular IoT connectivity and provides on-premise connectivity solutions for industries. PTC is a global software vendor providing an industrial IoT platform, ready to configure and deploy. The platform includes flexible connectivity options and capabilities to build IoT solutions without manual coding. By combining Ericsson’s leadership in cellular technology with PTC’s industrial expertise, enterprises can speed up cellular IoT deployments and realize the value of Industry 4.0. And at the same time, enterprises can lay the foundation for 5G enabling them to realize the benefits of network slicing, edge computing and high reliability, low latency communications in the future.

Connecting IoT Assets Inside the Factory

Industrial digitalization has created a great demand for dedicated cellular private networks. Ericsson’s leading cellular technology, combined with PTC´s industrial IoT and Augmented Reality platforms, enables enterprises to digitalize processes & products and combine the physical & digital world seamlessly. Together, Ericsson and PTC can transform the way factories are operating today by breaking down silos of information across disconnected systems.

Ericsson & PTC Help Enterprises:

  • Increase operational efficiencies by improving workforce productivity, performance management or asset optimization.
  • Achieve future-proof wireless connectivity for applications involving asset tracking, predictive maintenance, digital twins, human-robot workflow integration and more.

Key benefits:

  • Better business insights from an improved flow of information from fully connected systems
  • Increased speed of production and faster time to value
  • Effective cost savings due to reduced fixed infrastructure and improved operational efficiencies
  • Agility and ability to adapt to new processes and equipment.
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Connecting IoT Assets Outside the Factory

Ericsson brings IoT Accelerator, a robust platform built to connect and manage billions of devices and millions of applications easily, seamlessly and globally. PTC’s IoT solutions enable enterprises to digitalize processes & products and combine the physical & digital world seamlessly. Together, Ericsson and PTC can transform the way enterprises scale connected products and services globally by using cellular technology.

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Ericsson & PTC Help Enterprises:

  • Create connected assets and improve ability to scale by service optimization, product & services innovation and remote monitoring.
  • Achieve global managed connectivity for distributed assets involving multiple geographies.

Key Benefits:

  • Build and scale global cellular IoT efforts faster
  • Improved cost savings by tracking and controlling assets remotely
  • Reduced integration cost utilizing the pre-integrated ThingWorx and IoT Accelerator Extension

Webinar: The New Service and Maintenance Models: IIoT Technology Drives Revenue and Profit

While the Industrial Internet of Things (II0T) is enabling service and maintenance organizations to cut costs while delivering better customer experiences, improvements in technology are now allowing innovative companies to utilize that connectivity to build new revenue streams and even new businesses.

Hear from industry experts from Quant, a global leader in industrial maintenance; Ericsson, a leading provider of information and communications technology to service providers; and PTC, a global leader in providing digital transformation solutions.

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Talking IoT with Ericsson

In this podcast series, we sit down and have a chat with key IoT industry leaders to get insights into their IoT journey.

  • What makes them excited about IoT?
  • What challenges have there been?
  • What does the future look like?

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What can our joint solutions do for you?

Ericsson’s leadership in cellular technology and PTC’s industrial expertise can speed up cellular IoT deployments. Contact us to learn how you can realize the value of Industry 4.0 and lay the foundation for 5G.