Needham, MA, USA – January 14, 2015 – PTC (Nasdaq: PTC) today announced that the Internet of Things (IoT) enabling technology businesses it acquired in 2014 – ThingWorx and Axeda –received several prestigious awards from Compass Intelligence at last week's International CES, the world’s largest consumer electronics show.
ThingWorx was awarded both Enabling Technology of the Year and App Development / Enablement Platform of the Year in its category. Axeda was named Enabling Company of the Year.
"We are honored to have been recognized for our innovations in advancing the technology that enables the Internet of Things," said Jim Heppelmann, president and CEO, PTC. "We are focused on giving companies the tools and technology they need to connect their products and create the applications that will empower them to thrive in this new world. These awards validate the strength of our offerings."
The 2015 Compass Intelligence Awards were selected by 60+ industry-leading press, editors, and analysts who cover the mobile and wireless market. The Compass Intelligence Awards includes Mobility, A-List in M2M, Bamboo Mobile Green Technology, and Customer & Digital Experience Awards. The Awards recognize the best in mobile computing, wireless data communications, Internet of Things, green technology, digital & customer experience products and services offered in the market during the past year.
"Compass Intelligence is proud to honor and recognize industry leaders that are advancing the mobile industry and innovating to better enable consumers and the enterprise," said Stephanie Atkinson, CEO & Founder of Compass Intelligence, in a statement. "This esteemed list of awardees represents the future of wireless, M2M, and eco-friendly products and services. The consensus from industry experts makes the Compass Intelligence Awards a true industry recognition for vendors and service providers."