PrismTech earns special recognition as first industry (non-founding) member of the Industrial Internet Consortium

The IIC highlights PrismTech during its quarterly meeting, which also coincides with the consortium’s one-year anniversary


Boston, MA, USA – March 26, 2015 – PrismTech™, a global leader in software platforms for distributed systems, was honored this week as the first industry (non-founding) member of the Industrial Internet Consortium.  The IIC highlighted PrismTech’s early involvement in the consortium during its quarterly meeting, which also coincided with the IIC’s one-year anniversary.

Through the efforts of founding members AT&T, Cisco, GE, IBM and Intel, the IIC launched as an open membership group focused on breaking down the barriers of technology silos to support better access to big data with improved integration of the physical and digital worlds.  With the addition of early adopters such as PrismTech, the IIC is attracting the leading organizations and technologies necessary to accelerate the growth of the Industrial Internet.

“We are honored to be recognized by the IIC as its first non-founder industry member,” said Keith Steele, CEO, PrismTech.  “Our intelligent data-sharing platform, Vortex, is proving to be a key enabling technology for Industrial Internet systems.  Our active participation in the IIC provides an outstanding opportunity to work closely with the other leaders in the industry to help shape the future of the Industrial Internet and enable these systems to deliver the significant economic benefits we know are possible.”

Through its industry leading Vortex™ platform suite, PrismTech offers the most comprehensive intelligent data-sharing platform solution for Internet of Things (IoT) systems.  The Vortex platform family includes Vortex Café for mobile phones and tablets, Vortex Cloud for cloud services, Vortex OpenSplice™ for corporate systems and Vortex Lite for embedded sensors.

In addition to this IIC recognition, the company was recently honored by IoT Nexus as a “Top Power Player in the Internet of Things.”  The company also has been named a Sand Hill Group “Needle Mover” in building the future of the Internet of Things and a Postscapes “Must-Follow IoT Company.”  Gartner recognized the company as a “Cool Vendor” and Steve Jennis, SVP Corporate Development for the company, has been recognized as one of the most influential Internet of Things executives by market researcher Appinions.

PrismTech Named a “Must-Follow IoT Company” in Annual Internet of Things Awards

Postscapes annual IoT Awards celebrate the best projects, companies and ideas helping to create the Internet of Things

PrismTech named a Must follow company IoT AwardsBoston, MA, USA and Stirling, UK – January 28, 2015 – PrismTech™, a global leader in software platforms for distributed systems, today announced that it has been named a “Must-Follow IoT Company” award winner in Postscapes’ annual Internet of Things (IoT) Awards.  The annual IoT Awards highlight and celebrate the 2014/15 best projects, companies and ideas that are helping to create the Internet of Things.

The “Must-Follow IoT Company” Award recognizes and celebrates the companies and teams that are creating excitement within the industry and anticipation for what these companies will deliver next.

“We’re pleased to be recognized as a ‘Must-Follow’ company by our peers, it’s further validation that we have the right IoT data-sharing platform solution and strategy, and the industry is taking notice,” said Keith Steele, CEO, PrismTech.  “The key to unlocking all the significant benefits projected to be delivered by IoT and Industrial IoT systems is to ensure end-to-end data-centricity within the architecture.  Thanks to PrismTech’s Vortex intelligent data-sharing platform, we play a crucial role in ensuring that the data is liberated from devices and stovepipe infrastructure.”

Vortex provides the most efficient solution for device-to-device, device-to-cloud and cloud-to-cloud Internet scale real-time data sharing.  It is ideally suited for IoT applications and is based on the Data Distribution Service (DDS) open standard.  Vortex is a crucial enabler for systems that have to reliably and securely deliver high volumes of data with stringent end-to-end qualities-of-service (QoS) making it suitable to deliver the right information to the right place at the right time.

In addition to being named an IoT Award Winner, PrismTech has earned many recent accolades from industry and strategic management organizations including designation as a Gartner ‘Cool Vendor’ and a Sand Hill Group ‘Needle Mover’ in building the future of the IoT.  A recent independent study also recognized PrismTech’s Steve Jennis, senior vice president of corporate development, in its Top 10 list of the most influential IoT executives.

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PrismTech Named “Cool Vendor” by Leading Analyst Firm Gartner

Gartner’s “Cool Vendor” Report Recognizes Companies Considered to Be Innovative, Impactful and Intriguing

Gartner Cool Vendor 2014Boston, MA, USA – April 28, 2014 – PrismTech™, a global leader in software platforms for distributed systems, today announced it had been recognized in the list of “Cool Vendors” by Gartner, Inc. in its In-Memory Computing Technologies(1) (IMC) 2014 report.

The report analyzes how IMC technologies support the agility and large-scale, fast data processing needed to succeed in the digital era.  According to the report, “Application architecture leaders should master IMC architectures and technologies, or run the risk of undermining their organizations’ ability to leverage digital business opportunities.”

“In-memory computing technologies are key enablers for the Internet of Things and Industrial Internet,” said Steve Jennis, SVP Corporate Development, PrismTech.  “We are honored to be recognized as a Cool Vendor in this area.  The ability of our technology to combine in-memory-enabled, low-latency messaging with high reliability–even in the most stringent of business and mission-critical environments–makes it ideally suited for many Internet of Things scenarios.”

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[1] Gartner “Cool Vendors in In-Memory Computing Technologies” by Massimo Pezzini, Joseph Unsworth, Tim Payne, Michele Reitz and Roxane Edjlali. April 11 2014.