today announced a reseller alliance with InVMA,
an agile and experienced company formed by the directors of an advanced
industrial automation integration company with offices in Chesterfield,
UK. This partnership allows InVMA to resell, develop solutions for, and
support the ThingWorx software platform: expanding the reach of
ThingWorx-powered Machine-to-Machine (M2M) and Internet of Things
solutions with their customers and meeting the emerging requirements of
This partnership combines InVMA's system integration business experience
in real-time industrial computing and automation together with
ThingWorx, the industry's first application enablement platform designed
to accelerate the development and deployment of innovative M2M
applications for the emerging connected world. InVMA's solutions will
cover M2M industries including manufacturing, utilities, facilities,
energy and emerging Internet of Things businesses, such as smart cities,
smart infrastructure and smart transportation.
"We are pleased to announce our partnership with ThingWorx, a company
whose unique and powerful technology enables rapid solution deployment
for M2M. We have sought a platform like this to underpin our business
evolution," stated Patrick Nash, Managing Directo of InVMA. "With our
many years of experience in connectivity with devices, equipment and
integrated business systems, we are well-positioned to fully exploit the
advantages and functionality of the ThingWorx platform to drive
continuous innovation within our customer base."
"We are pleased to have such talented partners to help grow our
international business," stated Ken Forster, Head of EMEA for ThingWorx.
"InVMA's rich experience in industrial, remote plant and Internet
technologies, combined with its local presence in UK and Ireland, make
them an ideal partner to drive growth of the emerging connected world.
With the predicted 50 billion connected 'things' by 2020, we believe
there will need to be at least 5 million applications created to drive
value. InVMA's industry and market focus, together with the ThingWorx
rapid application enablement platform, will be instrumental in
delivering this value."
InVMA Ltd. is an experienced business system integration company with
expertise in connectivity of intelligent and non-intelligent devices to
systems where real-time data acquisition and automated information
processing produces immediate business value. InVMA has recognized the
challenges of the M2M and Internet of Things trends and is
well-positioned to be a comprehensive solution provider, product
supplier and support specialist for these markets. For more info about
InVMA see www.invma.co.uk.
ThingWorx™ provides the first platform designed to efficiently build and
run the applications of today's connected world. ThingWorx's model-based
design and search-based intelligence reduces application development
efforts by 10X, minimizing cost, risk and time to market. The ThingWorx
platform combines the key functionality of Web 2.0, search, and social
collaboration, and applies it to the world of "things", including
connected products, machines, sensors, and industrial equipment.
Businesses use the ThingWorx platform to rapidly deliver innovative
applications and connected solutions across markets ranging from
manufacturing, energy, and food, to Machine-to-Machine (M2M) remote
monitoring and service, as well as in emerging Internet of Things
applications, including smart cities, smart grid, agriculture, and
transportation. For more information, please visit our website at www.thingworx.com
and our blog at www.thingworx.com/blog
or follow us on Twitter at @ThingWorx.
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