Avnet (Nasdaq: AVT) has announced a collaboration with Amazon Web Services (AWS) to help Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEMs) of IoT solutions accelerate their time to market.
The multi-year joint investment will enable Avnet’s IoTConnect Platform to deliver AWS’s portfolio of services, creating a scalable, secure platform that preconfigures AWS services for application-specific usage.
Avnet’s IoTConnect Platform helps OEMs that are designing connected solutions overcome the pressures of time to market, scalability, reliability and security. Having access to pre-integrated and abstracted capabilities they can easily assemble and deploy accelerates OEMs’ efforts and reduces overhead.
“Today, Avnet lives at the intersection of connected technology by regularly working with leading hardware manufacturers and building our expertise at the edge and cloud. With our help, OEMs don’t have to go it alone to deliver simple, fast and secure IoT implementations,” said Lou Lutostanski, Vice President of IoT, Avnet. “Our collaboration with AWS will help OEMs design, build, deploy and manage cloud connected devices, applications and solutions at scale.”