For many innovators, developing mobile applications and/or implementing cloud and data center solutions are completely new. Avnet will help you bring the cloud down to earth. Our tools and partner network provide the platform to deliver your application and delight your customers.
Mobile and software applications, or ‘apps’, are becoming the fastest and most effective way for you to connect with your devices and your customers. Apps are opening up new ways to engage continuously with minimal hardware or software overhead. More exciting, apps are creating new business models, new levels of customer engagement and services. With the right partner for cloud services and data center, you’ll reach the market like never before.
Avnet’s experts will show you how to leverage cloud and data center services to create a competitive advantage as part of your overall solution. We’ve consulted with numerous Industrial customers to not only integrate connectivity into their device but also expand functionality with cloud services. We’ve helped our customers deliver intelligent device solutions in multiple verticals, including:
Public, private or hybrid cloud, Avnet provides the right connection
Working together to integrate Internet of Things (IoT) technologies is where you’ll see our expertise shine. The edge devices we build and IoT gateways we recommend will fit perfectly with the cloud solution we create. Our system-level approach to design and support gives you an interoperable, secure, and efficient means of converging data with your application.
You’ll want to work with a partner well-versed in public, private and hybrid cloud configurations and deployments in both on and off premise data centers. We’ll explain the technical and financial tradeoffs for each model so that you can make an informed decision. We work closely with the industry leaders in cloud Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) and Platform as a Service (PaaS) to align your cloud strategy with the optimal providers and deployment options.
Easy access with the Avnet portal
From testing products in development to managing devices in the field, you’ll find yourself using the cloud in a variety of ways. To make it easier for you to access the cloud services you’ve selected, Avnet provides a portal where you can engage your account directly. Through the portal you can:
- Build your applications with connectors or APIs to tie everything together.
- Provision devices for use in the field.
- Monitor activity at the individual sensor and across your entire solution.
- Execute automated instructions to your end devices in near real-time.
- Visualize your activity in dashboards and reports.
- Streamline administrative tasks.
Additionally, you’ll appreciate the convenience we provide around your overall cloud usage. Through a single access point you’ll be able to streamline many administrative tasks. We’re also developing apps that connect development tools you’re using with our engineering team to create your intelligent device. You’ll be able to monitor performance but also model the way you visualize the data.
A partner ecosystem to extend your resources
Avnet has an expanding network of partners available to deliver app, cloud and data center services to fill in any of your resource gaps. We can connect you with partners who can take entire projects or manage specific tasks. Avnet stands behind every partner we bring to the solution. We conduct a thorough capabilities review and see examples of their work before adding them to our network.
Avnet guides you through the process of integrating the cloud into your solution. Our tools and partner network provide the platform to deliver your application and delight your customers.