Kepware Technologies, a software development company focused on communications for automation, announced today that its Industrial Data Forwarder for Splunk plug-in received a 2015 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award from IoT Evolution Magazine.
The plug-in leverages the 150+ communication drivers available with KEPServerEX to seamlessly stream real-time industrial sensor and machine data directly into the Splunk platform for real-time Operational Intelligence. Splunk users can now easily mine industrial data to improve operations, accelerate troubleshooting, perform preventative maintenance, and improve productivity.
"Research suggests that as many as 50 billion devices will be Internet-connected by 2020. Products like the Industrial Data Forwarder for Splunk show our commitment to evolving with today's emerging technologies to provide customers with the best solutions for their businesses," said Tony Paine, CEO, Kepware. "We're honored to have received this award and look forward to expanding our IoT capabilities in the future."
The winners of the 2015 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award will be published in the second quarter edition of IoT Evolution Magazine.