PrismTech to Showcase Vortex Intelligent Data Sharing Platform at Smart Industry 2015 in Chicago

2 October 2015

PrismTech to Showcase Vortex Intelligent Data Sharing Platform at Smart Industry 2015 in Chicago

SVP Steve Jennis to Present on Gaining Scale and Speed with Industrial Internet of Things Platforms and Bridging the IT / OT Divide

PrismTech at Smart Industry 2015 ChicagoBoston, MA, USA – October 2, 2015 – PrismTech™, a global leader in software platforms for distributed systems, today announced that it will showcase the latest innovations in its Vortex™ Intelligent Data Sharing Platform at Smart Industry 2015.  Vortex is the first Data Distribution Service (DDS) based edge-to-cloud data sharing platform for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and provides real-time device-to-device, device-to-cloud, and cloud-to-cloud connectivity.

The IIoT will be among the most important strategic drivers for industrial decision-making over the coming decade.  Hundreds of industry participants will gather at the Smart Industry event, held at Chicago’s Radisson Blu Aqua Hotel, October 5-7, to explore and discuss ways in which companies can capitalize on the promise of the IIoT.  The event will bring together the companies and individuals formulating strategy, building business cases and piloting IIoT applications with those that create and market the enabling devices, software, technologies and services. 

PrismTech will showcase the latest innovations in its award-winning Vortex Intelligent Data Sharing Platform at its booth (#5) in the exhibition area.  Vortex provides the most comprehensive and proven edge-to-cloud data sharing solution for IIoT systems.  The Vortex platform family includes Vortex Café for mobile phones and tablets, Vortex Cloud for cloud services, Vortex Web for browsers, Vortex OpenSplice™ for corporate systems, Vortex Gateway for integration with third party network technologies, and Vortex Lite for embedded sensors.

Steve Jennis, PrismTech’s SVP of Corporate Development, will be a featured presenter in the conference technology track on:

  • Bridging the IT / OT Divide: Field-to-cloud Implementations - in conjunction with GE Power and Duke Energy – October 6, 4.30pm – 5.20pm.
  • Buy or Build? Gain Scale and Speed with IIoT Platforms and Services - in conjunction with GE Aviation – October 7, 1.15pm – 2.05pm.

Further information about Smart Industry 2015 is available at

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PrismTech's customers deliver systems for the Internet of Things, the Industrial Internet and advanced wireless communications. PrismTech supplies the software platforms, tools and professional services they need to build solutions with the required: platform coverage, performance, scalability, efficiency, flexibility and robustness.  PrismTech's customers service many market sectors, including: industry, energy, healthcare, transportation, finance, aerospace and defense.

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