NTT Data Selects FogHorn for Industrial IoT Edge Intelligence
NTT Data expands its industrial, multi-vertical digital transformation solution portfolio with the addition of FogHorn’s Lightning™ edge AI
SUNNYVALE, Calif., Mar. 12, 2019 — FogHorn, a leading developer of edge intelligence software for industrial and commercial IoT applications, today announced NTT Data, a trusted global innovator delivering technology-enabled services and solutions to clients around the world, has selected its Lightning™ software to deliver on-premise real-time analytics and AI to their industrial clients. NTT Data offers deep expertise and IoT consulting and integration services which are utilized by FogHorn in the manufacturing, telecommunications and energy industries.
This collaboration allows industrial and commercial customers to leverage the power of edge computing quickly through NTT Data’s premier professional services varying from consulting and systems development to outsourcing. This innovative combination helps industrial organizations streamline operations and improve business outcomes.
By integrating FogHorn’s revolutionary Lightning edge computing technology with NTT Data’s pioneering advisory and strategy services, as well as practical design, delivery and integration solutions, industrial and commercial customers now have access to an end-to-end, turn key approach to digital transformation.
“NTT Data is an early pioneer in helping industrial organizations successfully deploy a broad range of digital transformation initiatives,” said Yuta Endo, vice president and general manager of APAC at FogHorn. “Selecting FogHorn for edge AI is a natural extension of their robust solution portfolio to help companies streamline real-time data analysis on premise and execute AI solutions to maximize business outcomes.”
“We are very pleased to partner with FogHorn to deliver advanced edge intelligence in the IIoT area,” said Kazumasa Taninaka, Head of AI & IoT division at NTT DATA corporation. “Combining FogHorn’s edge expertise with NTT DATA’s business know-how, data analysis technology and cloud platform creates the opportunity to improve the efficiency and sophistication of manufacturing processes, machine maintenance and customer service. NTT DATA will continue delivering important contributions to our customers’ business innovation as a Trusted Global Innovator by collaborating with FogHorn.”
To learn more about FogHorn’s Lightning solution, visit www.foghorn.io. To view NTT Data’s announcement of the selection, visit http://www.nttdata.com/jp/ja/news/release/2019/021501.html.
About FogHorn Systems
FogHorn is a leading developer of “edge intelligence” software for industrial and commercial IoT application solutions. FogHorn’s software platform brings the power of advanced analytics and machine learning to the on-premises edge environment enabling a new class of applications for advanced monitoring and diagnostics, machine performance optimization, proactive maintenance and operational intelligence use cases. FogHorn’s technology is ideally suited for OEMs, systems integrators and end customers in manufacturing, power and water, oil and gas, renewable energy, mining, transportation, healthcare, retail, as well as Smart Grid, Smart City, Smart Building and connected vehicle applications.
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