2IoT platform: Amazon Web Services (AWS) IoT
Last year Amazon announced the AWS IoT platform at it s Re:Invent conference. Main features of AWS IoT platform are:
- Registry for recognizing devices
- Software Development Kit for devices
- Device Shadows
- Secure Device Gateway
- Rules engine for inbound message evaluation
According to Amazon, their IoT platform will make it a lot easier for developers to connect sensors for multiple applications ranging from automobiles to turbines to smart home light bulbs.
Taking the scope of AWS IoT to the next level, the vendor has partnered with hardware manufacturers like Intel, Texas Instruments, Broadcom and Qualcomm to create starter kits compatible with their platform.