PITTSBURGH--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ectobox, Inc., a custom software and IoT development firm specializing in the manufacturing industry, announced that it has become a PTC Technology Partner and Solution Provider.
PTC is the global software company behind ThingWorx, an industrial IoT technology platform, as well as providing other solutions that help companies design, manufacture, operate and service products to achieve product and service advantages.
As a result of the partnership, Ectobox will build custom IoT solutions on the latest version of PTC's ThingWorx platform, the leading IoT software platform on the market. The partnership will empower Ectobox to provide a wider array of services and have a bigger impact on manufacturers and heavy industry in Pennsylvania and the mid-Atlantic region.
“This partnership streamlines our development process and expands our capabilities as we deliver IoT solutions. Building directly on the ThingWorx platform eliminates a lot of back-end and front-end development costs, making it more affordable and accessible for our clients to start benefitting from IoT initiatives,” says Kevin Jones, President and CEO of Ectobox.
Ectobox will be utilizing several capabilities within the ThingWorx suite of products to interface with manufacturer databases, operations, and other systems, including user data visualizations, data analytics, machine learning, and augmented reality.
Jones notes that adding PTC's extensive industry experience strengthens Ectobox’s ability to create successful outcomes for small and mid-sized manufacturers by providing stronger assurance of the right product for their unique manufacturing situation, along with faster development times and more affordable and scalable solutions.
Ectobox is a custom software and IoT developer helping mid-sized companies grow their businesses with software and data for more than 20 years. Known for their experienced team of software rescue experts and system integrators, they specialize in helping businesses in need of custom software support to achieve next-level growth. Their IoT Business Transformation Service was launched to give manufacturers a simple plan to implement IoT initiatives to help their businesses. For more information, visit www.ectobox.com.