Jun 23, 2020
- The IoTaaS offering connects companies in the Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program using Infinite’s intelligent engagement platform, Zyter SmartSpaces
- Infinite will help in the advancement of smart connected spaces by leveraging its expertise in platforms that support digital transformation
Qualcomm Technologies, Inc. and Infinite Computer Solutions have announced a strategic collaboration to promote the widespread adoption of smart cities solutions and deliver the Internet of Things as a Service (IoTaaS) for plug and play deployment. They said that the collaboration aims to create an end-to-end, fully managed solution that facilitates digital transformation for smart connected spaces across government.
The companies also said that the IoTaaS offering connects companies in the Qualcomm Smart Cities Accelerator Program using Infinite’s intelligent engagement platform, Zyter SmartSpaces to enable a streamlined, full suite of offerings that address the complexities around developing secure, smart, connected spaces across vertical industries globally.
Jeffery Torrance, vice president, business development of IoT, Qualcomm Technologies, Inc said, “The challenges governments face as they try to make their cities smarter are often large and complex, and when combined with the fragmentation common in the IoT space, they can be extremely difficult to overcome. Utilising Qualcomm Technologies’ deep-rooted experience in wireless, 5G, and IoT technologies and Infinite’s expertise as a digital transformation systems integrator, our off-the-shelf IoT platform is designed to provide a connectivity fabric and alleviate the enormous burden of sourcing, developing and integrating a variety of different and disparate technologies along with the cost-effective means to manage and monetize their IoT solutions.”
Digital transformation, security, user experience, analytics
As part of its collaboration with Qualcomm Technologies, Infinite will help in the advancement of smart connected spaces by leveraging its expertise in platforms that support digital transformation, security, user experience, analytics, collective intelligence, and artificial intelligence (AI). They said that the end-to-end digital solution platform addresses the key challenges of developing smart cities, smart enterprises, and makes IoTaaS a commercial reality by leveraging Qualcomm Technologies’ full suite of technologies.
This enables sensor devices supporting edge computing and intelligence, data management systems, hardware-based security, AI/ML applications, and the latest connectivity technologies with a path to 5G proliferation and complete dashboard with central control and a command management system with the flexibility to meet businesses’ and governments’ customised needs.
Sanjay Govil, chairman and founder, Infinite said, “We’re thrilled to take this next step with Qualcomm Technologies to deliver end-to-end digital transformation to connected ecosystems. The combined strength of Qualcomm Technologies’ extensive Smart Cities network and the Zyter SmartSpaces Platform will provide an effective, modular, secure and versatile solution to meet Smart Space management needs across all industries, globally.”