The internet has come a long way from connecting only mobile phones and laptops to include smart homes, wearable technology, and smart cities. With the growing recognition Internet of Things (IoT) being at the heart of digital transformation and a Digital India, the market for IoT in India is poised to reach USD 9 billion by 2020.
To enable enterprises’ IoT adoption, Vodafone launches SuperIoT –comprising IoT solutions like Vehicle Tracking, Asset Tracking and People Tracking. It is an industry-first solution that enables end-to-end management of device, application, connectivity, service platform, support and security.
With SuperIoT, enterprises do not have to face the challenges of managing multiple suppliers and service providers. They can benefit from rapid application development, device management and analytics with the Application Enablement platform. They can also have better manageability and control of their assets through Managed Connectivity.
Launching Vodafone SuperIoT, at Gartner Symposium/ITxpo 2017, Nick Gliddon, Director, Vodafone Business Services said, “As a global leader in IoT, Vodafone has worked closely with enterprises across various sectors like automotive, utilities, manufacturing, banking and logistics on their IoT deployments. We understood the need for an end-to-end, secure solution and with the launch of SuperIoT enterprises will be able to free themselves from the complexities and hassles of the IoT deployment process. This will be able to focus on business outcomes and accelerate their digital transformation by truly harnessing the power of IoT, driving innovation and growth.”
According to Vodafone’s fifth Annual IoT Barometer Report, 81% of Indian associations feel IoT is the key to digital change. While endeavours are getting to be noticeably mindful of the advantages that IoT can convey to their business, they confront a large group of issues with regards to recognizing and sending the right IoT solution – the marketplace is complex and loaded with numerous merchants and various stages. Regardless of the possibility that they can direct a pilot, they confront challenges with scaling for the generation.
SuperIoT tends to these gaps by uniting all parts of IoT in one end-to-end arrangement, covering every one of the layers from gadget, application, and oversaw connectivity to in-life support. Having one coordinated arrangement from a solitary supplier conveys remarkable incentive to big business clients. SuperIoT empowers speedier time-to-showcase while creating timely business insights in a managed service model that lets enterprises a chance to concentrate on their core business ranges. SuperIoT in this way can possibly realize a computerized change in undertakings, and the country everywhere, empowered by IoT.
Vodafone SuperIoT includes
Vehicle Tracking: A savvy, end-to-end arrangement that enables clients to have real-time visibility of their fleet, check vehicle condition, get cautions about defective vehicles, lessen spontaneous vehicle downtime and help keep up asset value, hence diminishing general operational costs, guaranteeing security and enhancing consumer loyalty.
Mobile Asset Tracking: With this solution, clients can totally change their supply network and coordination operations, and convey merchandise quicker with more operational productivity. It empowers them to track the area and status of their assets, be it human services equipment, building materials, development hardware, and so on therefore empowering viable administration of business
Fixed Asset Tracking
Sales Generating assets: Transforming unimportant deals creating assets into savvy, associated resources which catch important information, (for example, location alarms, movement location, operational status, evaluated stock levels and utilization, and so on.) and convey valuable business experiences for basic leadership and general operations
Diesel Generator (Energy monitoring): Diesel Generator or the Energy Monitoring Solution enables you to monitor the total diesel consumption, energy output, load and kWh/litre ratio and much more, and helps to improve the performance of generator while reducing cost.
Employee Safety: A group of keen solutions which offers security of representatives all through the working environment, by consolidating RFID + GPS + GPRS empowered ID cards and wearables alongside emergency call facilities to a central Emergency Response Team
Student Safety Solution for Schools: Helping guardians, school staff and school transport managers to keep track of their school, children’s location through RFID + GPS + GPRS empowered ID cards and transport and campus, incorporated with vehicle tracking and camera facilities
Vodafone IoT Leadership
Gartner has positioned Vodafone as a “Leader” in its latest Magic Quadrant for Managed M2M (IoT) Services, Worldwide report 2017 for the fourth consecutive year. Vodafone is the first Telecom provider to exceed 59.2 million IoT connections globally. In 2016 IoT Communications Service Provider Benchmarking report Machina Research named Vodafone as the consistent Global Leader in IoT services for the 5th consecutive year.