Rexnord Selects IoTium Edge-Cloud Infrastructure
IoTium’s Secure Edge-Cloud Infrastructure to Power IIoT Deployment Within Rexnord’s Process & Motion Control Business
Santa Clara, Calif. March 28, 2018 – IoTium, the first commercially deployed secure Edge-Cloud infrastructure company for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), today announced that it has been selected by Rexnord’s Process & Motion Control (PMC) business as an IIoT technology provider. Rexnord plans to deploy the IoTium Edge-Cloud Infrastructure-as-a-Service solution. The IoTium secure Edge-Cloud Infrastructure powers rapid, scalable deployment of IIoT by securely connecting legacy mission-critical machinery to the cloud and enabling immediate, scalable deployment of Edge computing applications. This provides rapid access to data analysis and insights, coupled with the benefits of remote asset management for preventive maintenance and predictive analysis.
“We have a 125-year history of innovation, providing highly engineered, mission-critical solutions to customers around the world,” said Rick Morse, Vice President of Digital Solutions for the Rexnord’s Process & Motion Control business. “The diverse deployments of our offering and critical nature of our products made it imperative for us to find a flexible deployment and maintenance solution that could be implemented across a scalable platform and include future offerings.”
“Rexnord is constantly innovating – from its DiRXN digital productivity platform to its latest connected gear drives. We’re proud to work with Rexnord to advance their industry first-mover advantage,” said Ron Victor, Founder and CEO of IoTium.
IoTium solves the fundamental industrial connectivity problem of brownfield environments embracing the promise of IIoT, helping them to achieve secure, remote connectivity, as well as the ability to deploy Edge computing at scale without vendor lock-in. IoTium’s patented one-click technology enables organizations to securely deploy and manage a wide range of services for diverse industrial environments.
“IoTium gives us the ability to securely manage a growing global installed base of networked devices while insuring our customers’ information security in a constantly changing environment. This adds to our overall digital productivity platform that minimizes our customers’ unplanned downtime and helps avoid high-cost repairs,” continued Rick Morse. “Ultimately, IoTium is an important piece of our expanding connected-product offering and allows us to focus on delivering best-in-class, integrated solutions to our customers.”
The Rexnord PMC platform designs, manufactures, markets and services specified, highly engineered mechanical components used worldwide within complex systems where customer reliability requirements and the cost of failure or downtime are extremely high. Rexnord PMC keeps industry moving with products and services that enhance the reliability of equipment supporting key industries, including food, beverage & liquid, automotive, energy, and mining. Rexnord PMC’s new digital productivity platform, DiRXN (pronounced “Direction”), based on the integration of innovative IIoT and e-commerce technologies with a leading portfolio of tools, products, and services, connects Rexnord customers to data and information that allows them to optimize productivity across all stages of their lifecycles.
About IoTium, Inc.
IoTium is the first commercially deployed secure Edge-Cloud infrastructure company for the IIoT. Headquartered in Silicon Valley and funded by GE Ventures, March Capital, Juniper Ventures and the Fabric, IoTium is the company of choice for Fortune 500 organizations looking to enable secure, scalable IIoT deployment today. IoTium bridges the legacy brown-field world with the new cloud-enabled world. The company’s Edge-Cloud offerings have been deployed in dozens of leading organizations in the building automation, oil and gas, power and utilities, manufacturing, and healthcare verticals as well as in smart cities. IoTium solutions include the groundbreaking IoTium OTNet solution; the IoTium OTAccess; and the IoTium OTEdge solution. The company’s solutions ensure that any machine, using any protocol, can be instantly, seamlessly and securely connected to any application residing in any cloud or data center through any network infrastructure and operator while minimizing deployment complexity issues and network security risks. For more information, visit: http://www.iotium.io.