The Industrial Internet has provided an inroad for manufacturers to gain a foothold in the cloud market and a model for more targeted PaaS offerings.
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By Trevor Jones. Cloud services targeted at specific industries aren’t new, with software as a service (SaaS) providers offering applications expressly for certain verticals. But that strategy has made its way down the stack as providers such as IBM and Microsoft roll out tailored versions of their Internet of Things (IoT) cloud services.