Aeris Attains Visionary Positioning in Gartner M2M Magic Quadrant

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 31, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Aeris, a pioneer and leader in the Internet of Things (IoT) market, was identified today by Gartner, Inc. as a Visionary in the October 2016 Magic Quadrant for Managed Machine-to-Machine (M2M) Services, Worldwide. This is the third year in a row that Aeris has appeared in the report.

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The Gartner Magic Quadrant report, led by Eric Goodness, Leif-Olof Wallin and Katja Rudd, evaluates the global market for M2M services and assessed 17 different companies on 15 criteria ranging from ability to execute to completeness of vision.

Ranking among the top 10 IoT operators globally, Aeris offers IoT and M2M services for a number of industries, including automotive, energy, fleet and asset tracking, healthcare, manufacturing, retail, smart cities and transportation.

Based on more than a decade of experience managing millions of devices, coupled with more than 50 patents, the Aeris® IoT Solutions platform sets a new bar in terms of cost-efficiency, scalability and reliability. Hundreds of enterprises, OEMs and service providers rely on Aeris technology every day to enable their mission-critical M2M and IoT programs.

The Aeris IoT Solutions platform is delivered as platform-as-a-service (PaaS) out of multiple data centers in the United States, Europe and Asia Pacific regions, providing a complete set of capabilities from connectivity services, data management, analytics, application enablement and vertical platform solutions. 

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  • Raj Kanaya, chief marketing officer and managing director of automotive, Aeris

    “We believe Aeris’ position changed to Visionary in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for managed machine-to-machine services worldwide because we’ve fundamentally changed how people see and understand the Internet of Things. Our goal is to assist customers on their journey of going from unconnected products to connected services.”

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About Aeris

Aeris is a pioneer and leader in the market of the Internet of Things – as an operator of end-to-end IoT and machine-to-machine (M2M) services and as a technology provider enabling other operators to build profitable IoT businesses. Among our customers are the most demanding users of IoT services today, including Hyundai, Acura, Rand McNally, Leica, and Sprint. Through our technology platform and dedicated IoT and M2M services, we strive to fundamentally improve their businesses – by dramatically reducing costs, improving operational efficiency, reducing time-to-market, and enabling new revenue streams.

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For more information, contact:Kevin PetschowAeris