What is the industrial IoT?

The IIoT is a network that shares data between physical machines and digital devices. Companies use IIoT platforms to securely access, monitor, analyze, and act on their data in new ways. The industrial Internet of Things can transform your business in profound ways, from how you design, manufacture, and service products, to how you create value and engage with customers.

Accelerate Success with Industrial IoT Use Cases

IIoT implementations succeed best when they are built around a specific challenge or opportunity. Explore specific use cases that are easy to pilot, provide a clear path to an ROI, and easily scale out across your organization.

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IIoT solutions for service innovation

Along with complementary technologies, the industrial Internet of Things can be used to maximize equipment uptime and lower service costs for customers—elevating overall customer satisfaction and loyalty. To understand how IIoT-enabled products and services can transform your business, visit the Service Optimization page.

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Remotely Monitor Your Equipment and Assets Using the IIoT

Reduce downtime and mean time to repair. Enable product-as-a-service. Discover the business value of remote monitoring solutions.

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Gartner 2019 Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms

The annual Magic Quadrant for Industrial IoT Platforms report talks about industrial Internet of Things as an emerging market and for the second year in a row, identifies PTC as an IIoT Visionary. Our placement reflects the highest ability to execute.

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What is ThingWorx? The market-leading, purpose-built industrial IoT platform.

Built for end-to-end solutions with a complete set of must-have capabilities, ThingWorx is recommended by analysts, trusted by customers, proven in the field, and preferred by partners.

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Discover how you can use ThingWorx to reach your IIoT and business objectives

Interested in a particular ThingWorx capabilities? Curious about compatibility? Whether you have business or technical questions, want to schedule a demo, or would like trial access, our IIoT experts can help.

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