The Internet of Things (abbreviated IoT) is a network of physical devices, objects, vehicles, buildings, industrial machines and other objects with embedded electronics, software, sensors, and an appropriate internet connection, which enables these objects to connect and exchange data with the manufacturer, operator and / or other connected devices.
Azure IoT solutions improve business in many ways, from improving productivity and real-time data analysis, to increasing efficiency through predictive maintenance and remote monitoring of equipment.
Informatika – Azure Certified for IoT partner
At the end of 2016, a team of Informatika’s experts made the InfoPLC gateway, a device whose purpose is to forward data from PLC devices to the Azure IoT hub, allowing data to be downloaded and sent to the cloud for their analysis, for example, for the optimized and predictive maintenance of large electrical energy systems or for the analysis of any data coming from IoT devices – from production processes, weather stations or smart buildings. The InfoPLC Gateway has received the Azure Cerfitied for IoT device certificate and it is now in the official Microsoft Azure catalog: