IoT.nxt overall winner at MTN IOT Awards 2017
The winners of the second annual Internet of Things (IOT) Awards were announced yesterday at MTN Business Machine2Machine Conference at the Sandton Convention Centre.
The awards “celebrate the best of SA’s market-ready IOT solutions, applications and developers,” according to MTN Business group executive, Oliver Fortuin.
“This year we were looking for ground-breaking solutions that use IOT applications and technology to generate income, productivity and streamline efficiencies in the corporate world,” added Fortuin. “Interoperability, rapid deployment and ease-of-use were all major considerations.”
The Best Commercial Solution award (sponsored by ITWeb) and Overall Winner went to IoT.nxt, a technology company that has developed a framework that makes the efficiencies, cost savings and increased revenue from IOT a reality for businesses.
MTN Business says all finalists had the opportunity to be trained on MTN’s new machine-to-machine platform, and were given access to free software and hardware during the conception phase of the competition.
The awards were part of MTN’s national IOT Conference, which showcased trends, challenges and opportunities in the IOT space in a variety of industries.
Join Our Newsletter
Enter your email address below and keep up-to-date. Unsubscribe anytime.