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Google

Google specializes in Internet-related services and products. These include online advertising technologies, search, Cloud Computing, and software.

Year founded: 1988
Revenue: $66.0 billion (2014)
NASDAQ: GOOG

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  • SNAPSHOT
  • United States
    1998
    Public
    NASDAQ: GOOGL
    > $10b
    > 50,000
    Open website
    Dialogflow, Xively (Google), GLASS
  • TECHNOLOGY STACK
  • Google’s Tech Stack maps Google’s participation in the IoT tech stack.
    • Application Layer
    • Functional Applications

    • Cloud Layer
    • Platform as a Service
      Infrastructure as a Service

    • Edge Layer
    • Automation & Control
      Processors & Edge Intelligence
      Actuators
      Sensors

    • Devices Layer
    • Robots
      Drones
      Wearables
    • Supporting
      Technologies
    • Analytics & Modeling
      Application Infrastructure & Middleware
      Cybersecurity & Privacy
      Networks & Connectivity
    Technological Capability
    None
    Minor
    Moderate
    Strong
  • IOT SNAPSHOT
  • Google’s IoT Snapshot maps the range and focus areas of Google’s IoT business across Technologies, Use Cases, Industries, and Services. Only categories with active products will be shown. Missing categories indicate that there is no activity in those areas.
    Technologies
    Platform as a Service (PaaS)
    Data Management Platforms
    Device Management Platforms
    Cybersecurity & Privacy
    Application Security
    Cloud Security
    Wearables
    Augmented Reality Glasses, Headsets & Controllers
    Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
    Public Cloud
    Analytics & Modeling
    Natural Language Processing (NLP)
    Use Cases
    Augmented Reality
    Edge Computing & Edge Intelligence
    Predictive Maintenance
    Smart City Operations
    Supply Chain Visibility
    Track & Trace of Assets
    Functions
    Discrete Manufacturing
    Logistics & Transportation
    Industries
    Education
    Finance & Insurance
    Healthcare & Hospitals
    Life Sciences
    Retail
    Telecommunications
    Utilities
  • IOT SOLUTIONS
  • There is the potential for 50 billion connected devices by 2020. Google Cloud Platform gives you the tools to scale connections, gather and make sense of data, and provide the reliable customer experiences that hardware devices require.

    With the potential for so many devices, companies need a network infrastructure that can sustain potentially millions of concurrent connections across a global user base. Google's Backbone Network has thousands of miles of fiber optic cables, uses advanced software-defined networking and has edge caching services to deliver fast, consistent and scalable performance.

    Many small devices are still capable of producing very large volumes of data. It is only through the insight of sufficiently powerful data analysis tools that these trickles of device data are turned into floods of valuable information. Google Cloud Platform is building a state-of-the-art suite of big data tools.
  • KEY CUSTOMERS
  • Khan Academy, RiptidelO, SMART Technologies
  • CASE STUDIES
  • Google: DHL Supply Chain Growing Use of AR Glasses
    A picker with an RF scanner is constantly looking at the gun to get pick commands, hitting the confirm button and doing things in sequential fashion which is time consuming. Warehouse operations costs add up to 20% of the total logistics costs for DHL.
    Google: Google | Machine Learning Applied to Video Analysis Algorithms
    Due to the growth of video data on Internet, automatic video analysis has gained a lot of attention from academia as well as companies such as Facebook, Twitter and Google.  Video analysis, unlike image analysis, requires incredibly high speeds of efficiency and increased confidence intervals to accuratley discern the images in the video.  Creating these algorithms, these large tech companies have had to approach the problem from a creative and unintroduced algorithimic perspective.  
    Google: AGCO is Increasing the Efficiency of its Manufacturing Programs Using Glass
    The thorough inspection of a finished product is an essential step in the quality-control process. In the beginning, quality checklists were accessed using paper on clipboards. As technology improved, computers were utilized. But computers required additional time to access, and couldn’t be carried to the equipment being inspected. Tablets replaced computers, but were easily broken and expensive to replace.  
  • HARDWARE
  • SOFTWARE
  • PODCASTS
  • MEMBERSHIP
  • OMA SpecWorks
    OASIS Consortium (OASIS)
    OASIS promotes industry consensus and produces worldwide standards for security, Internet of Things, cloud computing, energy, content technologies, emergency management, and other areas. OASIS open standards offer the potential to lower cost, stimulate innovation, grow global markets, and protect the right of free choice of technology.
    Open Geospatial Consortium (OGC)
    To advance the development and use of international standards and supporting services that promote geospatial interoperability. To accomplish this mission, OGC serves as the global forum for the collaboration of geospatial data / solution providers and users.
  • INDUSTRIES
  • FUNCTIONS
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