ABB named a Visionary by Gartner® in 2022 Magic Quadrant™ report for industrial IoT platforms

The recognition is based on the Gartner evaluation of ABB, based on its ‘Ability to Execute’ and ‘Completeness of Vision’.

Gartner has recognized ABB as a ‘Visionary’ in its 2022 Magic Quadrant™ for Global Industrial IoT Platforms report, based on ABB’s completeness of vision and ability to execute. The recognition is based on the Gartner evaluation of the ABB Ability™ Genix, ABB’s flagship industrial IoT platform and AI suite that was launched in 2020.

ABB appears in the report for the second year in a row. ABB was recognized as a ‘Niche Player’ in 2021 and a ‘Visionary’ in 2022. The report evaluated 16 Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) vendors based on a broad range of criteria.

Genix includes a range of industrial IoT capabilities including analytics, device management, integration, data management, application enablement and management, security, edge AI, and digital twin. Genix helps asset-intensive industries to unlock the power of contextualized data from operations (OT), engineering (ET), and information technology (IT), combined with ABB’s domain expertise, technology, and AI to maximize the benefits of digitalization.

"We are delighted that ABB is recognized as Visionary in Gartner’s Magic Quadrant report,” said Rajesh Ramachandran, Global Chief Digital Officer, Process Automation, ABB. “It is a testament to our advanced technological capabilities and the deep domain expertise that ABB has to offer. Genix platform along with its pre-built digital industry value pillars applications such as asset performance management, sustainability, and operational excellence are delivering business outcomes of Industry 4.0 to our customers.”

Genix as an enterprise-grade solution that is modular and flexible supports industrial customers at different stages in their digital transformation journey while protecting their existing investments. With an open technology stack, it can be deployed and scaled seamlessly and securely across multiple deployments: edge, fleet, plant, on-premises, hybrid, cloud, and multi-cloud.

ABB AbilityTM Genix Industrial Analytics and AI Suite is a part of ABB Ability™ portfolio of software products and solutions that combine ABB’s industrial experience and deliver operational improvements for our industrial customers by empowering billions of better decisions every day.

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ABB’s Process Automation business is a leader in automation, electrification and digitalization for the process and hybrid industries. We serve our customers with a broad portfolio of products, systems, and end-to-end solutions, including our # 1 distributed control system, software, and lifecycle services, industry-specific products as well as measurement and analytics, and marine offerings. As the global #2 in the market, we build on our deep domain expertise, diverse team and global footprint, and are dedicated to helping our customers increase competitiveness, improve their return on investment and run safe, smart, and sustainable operations.

ABB is a technology leader in electrification and automation, enabling a more sustainable and resource-efficient future. The company’s solutions connect engineering know-how and software to optimize how things are manufactured, moved, powered and operated. Building on more than 130 years of excellence, ABB’s ~105,000 employees are committed to driving innovations that accelerate industrial transformation.


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