US-based technology and industrial software company Emerson has been named the Industrial IoT Company of the Year by IoT Breakthrough.

With its Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) portfolio of digital technologies, software and analytics, Emerson is transforming industrial operating models, enabling remote and autonomous operations.

One of the company’s most recognised innovations is Plantweb™, an ecosystem of sensors, smart devices, industrial software and analytics in the industry.

Commenting on the recognition, Mark Bulanda, Executive President of Emerson’s Automation Solutions Business, said, “Emerson’s advanced digital technologies, software and analytics have been delivering measurable operational improvements in manufacturing facilities for years, and now these same technologies are highly focused on sustainability.”

“We’re helping customers in power, energy, chemical, life sciences, food and beverage and so many other industries advance their sustainability goals in tangible, scalable ways.”

IoT Breakthrough is a market intelligence organisation that recognises top companies, technologies and products in the global internet of things (IoT) market. Winners are selected by a panel of senior-level professionals experienced in the IoT space, including journalists, analysts and technology executives.

James Johnson, Managing Director at IoT Breakthrough, added, “Emerson’s advanced automation and digital technologies are instrumental in helping customers optimise their operations while helping them meet robust environmental sustainability goals.”

“Congratulations, once again, on being our choice for Industrial IoT Company of the Year.”