Internet of things News
CRN’s 2021 IoT Innovators Awards
Dylan Martin, Wade Tyler Millward
CRN honors 25 solution providers that are blazing new trails in the Internet of Things, with innovative solutions and services across industrial IoT, connected systems, IoT security, AI at the edge and more.
Top Executive: Philip Morris, Co-Founder, CEO
Mariner offers manufacturers technology with the goal of monitoring and alerting companies to asset outages, providing production line visibility, improving field service and providing data analytics.
The Charlotte, N.C.-based company was named Microsoft’s Partner of the Year in the IoT category in 2020 due to leveraging Azure technologies in its offerings.
Its Spyglass line of solutions include the Visual Inspection tool that uses deep learning-powered artificial intelligence to detect, eliminate and prevent defects in production. The tool collects images off the vision system and then performs inference on the images, connecting back to the production line to instantaneously provide information on whether the piece passes or fails.
Its Spyglass Connected Factory offering provides a virtual production manager that aims to stop recurring process failures, avoid downtime and improve equipment effectiveness.