IoTium’s secure network infrastructure significantly reduces complexities in deployment and management of building automation systems with zero-touch provisioning, no changes to existing security and cloud connectivity

ioTium (, a leading provider of secure, scalable, cloud-managed, easy-to-deploy network infrastructure for IoT applications, was announced the winner of 2016 IBcon Digie Award for Best Tech Innovation Intelligent Buildings. The award recognizes the most innovative new technology for the smart, connected, high performance, intelligent building marketplace.

“We are pleased to receive this recognition”, said ioTium CEO Ron Victor. “ioTium enables building owners, building systems providers and building management authorities to remotely, seamlessly and securely provision, connect and manage building automation systems using ioTium’s secure network infrastructure. ioTium’s managed network infrastructure as a service simplifies secure remote connectivity and management of systems from the cloud while leaving enterprise firewalls intact, thus significantly reducing remote access costs and minimizing truck rolls.”

“We are excited for ioTium and their IBCon award,” said Brian Turner, President at Controlco (, a top systems integrator. “This young company is going to do big things in the building automation industry and we’re pleased to have them as a partner for secure, remote connectivity on various BAS deployments.”

“SkyFoundry’s SkySpark® Analytics software runs on ioTium’s infrastructure providing a secure communications infrastructure which is an essential element for IoT deployments”, said John Petze, Principal at SkyFoundry (, a leading developer of analytics software that automatically analyzes building, energy and equipment data to identify issues, faults and opportunities for improved performance and operational savings.

“This award is well-deserved, and we’re pleased that ioTium has chosen to offer their customers the Dell Edge Gateway 5000 Series as a foundation for their innovative solution,” said Jason Shepherd, Director, IoT Strategy and Partnerships, Dell. “ioTium’s zero-touch provisioning resonates well with customers that need simple deployment and manageability of edge gateways within buildings and other commercial and industrial IoT applications.”

ioTium’s secure network infrastructure offers zero-touch provisioning without changes to existing enterprise firewalls and provides a new approach to simplify remote connectivity and management for building automation systems.

About ioTium
ioTium is a Silicon Valley start-up that is extending mainstream Internet to the Industrial IoT world. ioTium enables new revenue streams, secure remote management and diagnostic capabilities for customers in both green-field and brown-field installations. ioTium’s cloud-managed, software defined IoT Network infrastructure provides secure connectivity between devices and systems at the edge and applications in the public or private cloud. ioTium’s solution is secure, scalable, easy-to-deploy and extensible. More information is available at

About Controlco
Controlco delivers leading-edge automation and solutions to address the Internet of Things for commercial buildings, (BIoT). Controlco delivers the industry’s best software and hardware products, develops its own software applications, and provides hosting services to improve business performance and peace-of-mind. With dedicated sales and implementation teams, Controlco offers total solutions for all building and energy management needs in this BIoT world. Since 1958, Controlco has completed successful implementations in energy monitoring, enterprise-wide energy dashboards and customized energy-saving strategies for hundreds of clients in North America. Controlco actively participates in controls and integration projects of all sizes and continues to grow its data center capacity.

About SkyFoundry
SkyFoundry provides software solutions to create value from the Internet of Things, helping facility owners, managers and system integrators derive value from their investments in smart systems. The company’s SkySpark analytics platform automatically analyzes data from automation systems, sensors, metering systems and other smart devices to identify issues, patterns, deviations, faults and opportunities for operational improvements and cost reduction. SkySpark is an open platform enabling an ecosystem of partners to build applications that help building owners and operators “find what matters” in the vast amount of data produced by today’s smart systems. Today, SkySpark is deployed across over 10,000 buildings consisting of more than 650M square feet (>60 million sq. meters). More information is available at

Media Contact:
Ron Victor
Founder/CEO, ioTium