Hot IoT Hardware
While data is arguably the biggest part of IoT solutions, that data needs to come from a source -- and that's where IoT hardware manufacturers are cashing in on the burgeoning market. From sensors to gateways to entire connected consumer products themselves, vendors are staking their claim in the IoT market through best-of-breed devices. Traditional hardware vendors like ARM and Intel are offering components to power IoT devices, while vendors like Eurotech and Dell are offering vertical-specific, rugged gateways for various verticals. All the vendors on the IoT hardware list are prioritizing their channel , which is essential to integrating the hardware into the rest of the IoT solution. Following are 15 companies with the coolest IoT back-end hardware solutions.