User data drives IoT new business models and revenue opportunities

Standardized data connectivity across all devices and systems opens the door for many IoT new business model opportunities. Companies facing global challenges armed with remote connectivity are ahead of the game and able to pivot to remote resolution and predictive service for optimized end user productivity. Monitoring your customers’ usage patterns and capacity utilization creates opportunities for consumables sales, as well as “pay by use” models that reduce upfront CapEX requirements for your customers.

PTC customers focused on driving revenue growth through new lines of business have found success with the following IoT new business models:

Building new business models with PTC

By addressing customer issues with innovative digital solutions, PTC customers are rethinking the status quo to discover new business models.


Colfax enabled its ESAB line of business with enhanced product functionality by using PTC IoT technology to analyze and improve product performance through a connected service framework.

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Bell and Howell

Bell and Howell reinvented service with a 92% first-time fix rate by using PTC technology to remotely monitor, diagnose, and maintain their customer products.

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ESAB doubled its customer’s equipment utilization by using PTC’s IoT solutions to unlock efficiencies across products, processes, and people.

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Sysmex is improving product performance and utilization for their customers using PTC’s ThingWorx platform to deliver smart, connected products.

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Explore IoT new business model strategies

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Connected Service Innovation

IDC produced this survey-driven report that explores how today’s industrial leaders are improving product and service value based on IoT connectivity.


Start Your IIoT Service Strategy

This infographic outlines the steps to success when implementing industrial IoT technology into your business strategy, and best practices to accelerate your time to value.


Maximizing Industrial Throughput

Whether you’re looking to boost your own productivity or deliver industrial machinery to help your customers’ efficiency, discover digital solutions to help you reach your goals.


Building Customer Value

Hear from experts at IDC as they discuss how IIoT innovation unlocks value across the enterprise, including leveraging usage data to improve product design.