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C3 IoT a Leader in Industrial IoT Software Platforms


Top score for Current Offering; Highest possible scores in Analytics
and Data, Security, and Professional Services

C3 IoT today announced that Forrester Research named the company a
leader in The Forrester WaveTM: Industrial IoT Software
Platforms. C3 IoT received the highest score in the current offering
category. C3 IoT received the highest scores possible in 11 criteria,
including Analytics and Data, Professional Services, and Security.

The Forrester Wave report recognizes what we consider to be C3 IoT's
leading capabilities as the fast-emerging leader in PaaS enterprise
software for industrial AI and IoT applications. The report evaluated
the strengths and weaknesses of the 15 vendors' platforms, with
inclusion criteria of native support for key industrial protocols, a
strong international presence, and strong Forrester client interest.
Several other vendors profiled are C3 IoT partners and complement the C3
IoT offering.

In the areas where C3 IoT received the highest score, our capabilities

  • CURRENT OFFERING: The C3 IoT Platform, C3 Applications, and C3
    Data Lake form a comprehensive set of capabilities for AI and IoT
    digital transformation, surpassing all other products evaluated in the
    Forrester IIoT Wave. Across all deployments, the C3 IoT Platform
    consumes and analyzes data in production from more than 300 million
    IoT devices.
  • ANALYTICS AND DATA: The C3 IoT Platform's advanced data
    analytics provide unmatched support for ingestion and processing of
    high-frequency time series data for predictive applications. The C3
    IoT Platform allows data scientists to use all their favorite AI and
    machine learning tools to rapidly develop machine learning features
    and train predictive models, and seamlessly deploy these models into
    production applications.
  • PROFESSIONAL SERVICES: C3 IoT offers customers a strong set of
    services for use case, application, and data science development,
    along with deployment, training, and operations support. Live and
    online training, customer support, a growing community of C3 IoT
    Platform developers, community support on, and the
    C3 IoT Center of Excellence are all part of the C3 IoT tools and
    programs to ensure customer success.
  • SECURITY: C3 IoT's comprehensive security measures have been
    subjected to rigorous external audits. C3 IoT's cybersecurity programs
    are managed using NIST (National Institute of Standards and
    Technology) best practices and established IT standards. C3 IoT holds
    several cybersecurity certifications such as SOC2 Type II and complies
    with HIPAA and GDPR requirements.
  • MANAGEMENT CONSOLE: The C3 IoT Platform's robust management
    capabilities include visual development tools, easy to use management
    and user interfaces, all for easy deployment and maintenance.

The Forrester report states that C3 IoT is focused on "its analytics
capabilities, using data from connected devices to drive tangible
business outcomes." The report also noted that C3 IoT maintains strong
relationships with public cloud platforms, device makers and others,
noting that "…each deployment tends to be very large, with customers
extremely positive about the nature and depth of the relationship."

The Forrester Wave: Industrial IoT Software Platforms report evaluated
15 companies on twenty four different criteria to help infrastructure
and operations professionals identify the right provider for their

About C3 IoT

C3 IoT is the world's leading AI and IoT software platform for digital
transformation. C3 IoT delivers a comprehensive platform as a service
(PaaS) for the rapid design, development, and deployment of the
largest-scale big data, predictive analytics, AI, and IoT applications
for any business value chain. C3 IoT also provides a family of
configurable and extensible SaaS products developed with and operating
on its PaaS, including predictive maintenance, fraud detection, sensor
network health, supply chain optimization, energy management, and
customer engagement. In addition, C3 IoT offers the C3 IoT AI Appliance
for hybrid cloud, on-premise, and edge-based AI and IoT applications.
More information is at

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