Munich, July 10, 2018: CXP Group, the leading European analyst firm for the software and IT services industry and for all issues related to digital transformation, presents its first annual “IoT Survey”. The online-based worldwide survey runs until end of September 2018 and is available to participants in English, French, German, and Spanish.

The IoT Survey is the first of its kind to evaluate the leading IoT platform providers based on feedback from users worldwide. The results of the survey will be published in January 2019. They aim to provide an invaluable resource to companies deciding which platforms to use and to vendors who want to understand the needs of the market.

“The IoT platform market is an up-and-coming market that shows the potential to have an economic impact of billions of dollars within the next decade. The IoT Survey allows us to evaluate a fragmented market with the customer’s experience at the forefront of our research,” says Klaus Holzhauser, Global Head of Digital & IoT and Managing Director at PAC.

“The IoT Survey gives a voice to the users of IoT platforms, allowing us to see the perspective of the user community. The IoT Survey is complemented by the IoT platform RADAR where PAC provides its view as an independent analyst house,” adds Arnold Vogt, Principal Consultant –

IoT & Industry 4.0/Industrial IoT at PAC.

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For further information or queries, please contact:

Arnold Vogt
Principal Consultant – IoT & Industry 4.0/Industrial IoT
Tel: +49 707 3852 1917

Klaus Holzhauser
Global Head Digital & IoT
Tel: +49 89 23 23 68 36

Wiebke Lörcher
Communications Manager DACH
Tel: +49 89 23 23 68 25