Rank of platforms for IoT projects worldwide 2017

The statistic shows the platforms used for Internet of Things projects in enterprise, according to a survey conducted in September 2017. At that time, 29 percent of respondents indicated that they were using Microsoft Azure IoT Suite for developing Internet of Things solutions.

Platforms used to run connected devices in software projects, as of 2017

Share of respondents
Microsoft Azure IoT Suite29%
Google Cloud IoT24%
Amazon AWS IoT (Greengrass/IoT Platform/IoT Button)19%
Cisco IoT Services13%
Watson IoT (IBM)10%
ThingWorx (PTC)7%
Xively (LogMeln)5%
Saleforce IoT Cloud5%
Silver Spring Networks5%
Blue Pillar4%
SpaceTime Insight4%
Zatar (Zebra)4%
Ayla Networks2%
Don't know10%
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Release date

June 2018



Survey time period


Supplementary notes

The question was phrased by the source as follows: "Which technologies do you use to run connected devices in your software projects? Please select all that apply."

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