M2M Evolution Conference & Expo Calls for Battle of the Platforms Competitors
Machine-to-machine solution providers invited to showcase best-in-class platforms on August 26 in Las Vegas
Norwalk, CT - February 28, 2013 - TMC (News
) and Crossfire Media today announced the third Battle of the Platforms
will take place at The M2M Evolution
Conference & Expo on August 26th, bringing together an exciting cross section of cutting-edge machine-to-machine (M2M) platforms vying for awards in several categories. Vendors with solutions designed to improve business processes, minimize risk, spur innovation and drive revenue within the M2M ecosystem are urged to participate in the demo competition.
M2M Evolution Las Vegas will be held August 26-29 at the Mandalay Bay Resort and Casino Conference Center in Las Vegas, Nevada, and is collocated with ITEXPO Las Vegas 2013
, the world's largest and best-attended communications and technology trade show.
Battle of the Platforms is an opportunity for M2M application developers, wholesale service providers, enterprise IT managers and others to evaluate market-leading M2M solutions and determine which platforms are best for their own M2M projects. Battle of the Platform participants will be judged based on predetermined categories and will be judged by a defined list of criteria. Judges for the BOTP include Carl Ford, CEO at Crossfire Media, James Brehm, Compass Intelligence and Mike Sapien from Ovum (News
Results of the recently concluded Battle of the Platforms in Miami:
Platform for Enterprise Deployment: ILS Technology
Horizontal Platform: Digi International
Platform for Service Providers: WebNMS
Platform for Enabling Third Party Developers: Thingworx
Platform for Business Intelligence: Spireon and Axeda
Best Overall Platform: Omnilink
"Battle of the Platforms provides a unique opportunity for attendees to evaluate the deployment times, scalability, reliability and other crucial factors of network platforms before implementation," said Carl Ford (News
), Crossfire Media CEO and Battle of the Platforms judge. "We look forward to working with the many innovative M2M industry leaders as part of the Battle of the Platforms event at M2M Evolution."
M2M Evolution Las Vegas is sponsored by Platinum Sponsor Flexera Software and Gold Sponsors Kore Telematics (News
), ILS Technology and ThingWorx.
registration is now open with special early-bird pricing available.
Companies interested in participating in Battle of the Platforms, or about M2M Evolution exhibitor or sponsorship opportunities, contact Matthew Gleeson
, 203-852-6800 x145. For media registration for ITEXPO Las Vegas its collocated shows and events, contact Ashley Baster
Battle of the Platforms is free to attend, but attendees must register
for the event.
For the latest M2M Evolution news, updates and information, follow the event on Twitter at #M2MEvolution
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Edited by Braden Becker
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