Libelium Named a 2014 “Cool Vendor” by Gartner

Embedded Software and Systems Key to Internet of Things Development

REDWOOD CITY, Calif., and ZARAGOZA, Spain—April 28, 2014—Libelium, provider of wireless sensor network technology used in Smart Cities and Internet of Things projects, is one of five “Cool Vendors” profiled by Gartner Inc., in its 2014 Embedded Software and Systems report.

Each year, Gartner identifies new Cool Vendors in key technology areas and publishes a series of research reports evaluating these innovative vendors, their products and services. As one of the world’s leading information technology research advisory companies, Gartner defines a Cool Vendor as a company that provides technologies or solutions that are innovative, impactful and intriguing.

Waspmote“With Waspmote, our team has built a horizontal platform that solves the problems of interoperability and sensor integration, to enable Internet of Things applications across all vertical markets,”
said Alicia Asin, Libelium CEO and co-founder. “We are delighted to be included in the Gartner Cool Vendor report.” Libelium’s Waspmote sensor platform connects any sensor, using any wireless communication protocol, to any Cloud platform.

About Gartner’s Cool Vendor Selection Process

Gartner Inc., Cool Vendors in Embedded Software and Systems 2014, by Ganesh Ramamoorthly, Alfonso Velosa, Angela McIntyre and Satish R.M; Published 23 April 2014.


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