Internet of Things (IoT)

Elevate Your Operations with Advanced IoT Solutions from Gislen Software

At Gislen Software, we understand the transformative potential of the Internet of Things (IoT) in reshaping businesses and industries. By integrating smart devices and IoT technologies, we can help you unlock new levels of efficiency, innovation, and customer satisfaction. Whether you’re looking to optimise your existing processes or embark on a comprehensive IoT deployment, our team of skilled engineers and IoT specialists can guide you through every step – from strategy formulation to implementation and ongoing management, ensuring your IoT solutions are perfectly attuned to your business objectives.

Customised IoT Solutions for Enhanced Business Performance

We tailor IoT solutions to solve specific business challenges, ensuring that interconnected devices and systems drive tangible improvements in performance and customer experience. From developing bespoke IoT applications to integrating sophisticated sensors and actuaries, our adaptive approach delivers scalable and resilient solutions that meet your immediate needs and evolve with technological advancements.


Our company employs Internet of Things (IoT) technologies to meet our internal needs and continuously evolve our workspace into an intelligent environment. By integrating Raspberry Pis and Arduinos, equipped with various sensors, we have established comprehensive control over our solar energy system, battery storage, internet connections, and server infrastructure. This setup allows us to monitor and manage these critical components efficiently, ensuring our operations run smoothly. In case of malfunctions or disruptions, an automated system triggers SMS notifications to the designated team members, enabling swift response to resolve any issues. Furthermore, we have developed a custom PowerApp, allowing our staff to check the real-time status and performance of these systems directly from their smartphones, thereby fostering a responsive and informed workplace.

End-to-End IoT Services Tailored to Your Business

We provide comprehensive IoT services that extend beyond device connectivity to encompass the full spectrum of your IoT needs:

  • IoT Strategy and Ecosystem Development: We assist in devising a clear IoT strategy and developing an integrated ecosystem of connected devices that enhance business operations and customer engagement.
  • Custom IoT Application Development: Our team creates custom IoT applications designed to meet your unique requirements, ensuring seamless integration with existing systems for real-time data insights and control.
  • Robust Infrastructure and Cloud Integration: Utilising platforms such as Microsoft Azure IoT and AWS IoT, we offer robust solutions that ensure secure, scalable, and efficient data handling and analytics capabilities.
  • Ongoing Support and Evolution: We provide continuous support and updates to keep your IoT solutions at the forefront of technology, ensuring they remain secure and aligned with emerging trends.

Pioneering IoT Innovation for Your Business

As you explore the potential of IoT to revolutionise your operations and customer interactions, Gislen Software stands as your dedicated IoT innovation partner. Starting with a comprehensive assessment of your needs, we proceed to the strategic development of tailored IoT solutions, ensuring your venture into the IoT space is impactful and drives sustainable growth.
Begin your IoT journey with Gislen Software. Discover our bespoke solutions designed to empower your business with the connectivity, insights, and efficiencies needed to thrive in the digital era. Let us help you transform your IoT vision into a competitive advantage, fostering innovation and excellence.

Emerging Technologies and Platforms for Internet of Things (IoT)

The Internet of Things (IoT) encompasses a vast array of technologies and platforms, enabling devices to connect, communicate, and exchange data. These solutions cater to a wide range of applications, from smart homes to industrial IoT (IIoT), each offering distinct features tailored to various requirements and expertise levels.

Commercial IoT Platforms

Exploring the forefront of IoT, we find several key platforms and technologies pivotal for businesses looking to harness the power of connected devices:

  • Microsoft Azure IoT: Azure IoT provides a comprehensive set of services and solutions designed to support the entire IoT ecosystem, from device connectivity and management to advanced analytics and integration with other Azure services, facilitating the development of scalable IoT solutions.
  • Amazon Web Services (AWS) IoT: AWS IoT offers a broad suite of services that enable devices to connect to the cloud and interact with applications and other devices securely. It supports a wide range of IoT applications, from simple device connectivity to complex IoT solutions involving edge computing and machine learning.
  • Google Cloud IoT: Google’s IoT platform is designed to provide secure and intelligent communication between globally dispersed devices. It integrates seamlessly with Google’s advanced analytics and machine learning services, making it an excellent choice for data-driven IoT applications.
  • IBM Watson IoT: IBM’s IoT solutions leverage the cognitive computing capabilities of Watson to offer insights from IoT data. Watson IoT is known for its robust device management, real-time analytics, and industry-specific solutions, particularly in areas like manufacturing and healthcare.
  • Cisco IoT: Cisco offers a range of IoT products and solutions focused on connectivity, security, and automation. Its IoT portfolio is designed to support industrial applications, smart cities, and energy management, among others, providing a solid foundation for building secure, scalable IoT networks.
  • SAP IoT: SAP’s IoT offerings integrate with its enterprise resource planning (ERP) systems, enabling businesses to connect their digital and physical assets. This integration facilitates efficient operations, real-time insights, and improved decision-making across various industries.
Open Source IoT Platforms and Frameworks

The open-source community has significantly contributed to the IoT domain, offering platforms that foster innovation and collaboration:

    • Node-RED: A flow-based development tool for visual programming, Node-RED is designed for wiring together hardware devices, APIs, and online services in new and interesting ways, making it particularly suited for IoT applications that require integration of various systems and services.
    • Arduino: Known for its user-friendly hardware and software, Arduino is an open-source electronics platform based on easy-to-use hardware and software. It’s ideal for hobbyists, educators, and professionals to create interactive projects and prototypes.
    • Raspberry Pi: A small, affordable computer that can be used in a wide array of digital maker projects, Raspberry Pi is favoured for IoT projects that require more computing power, such as those involving multimedia or data-heavy tasks.
    • Mozilla WebThings: An open-source implementation of the Web of Things, Mozilla WebThings is designed to bridge the communication gap between different IoT devices, enabling them to work together regardless of the brand or technology.
    • Home Assistant: An open-source home automation platform that focuses on privacy and local control, Home Assistant allows users to control all their smart home devices from a single, mobile-friendly interface without relying on cloud services.
    • OpenHAB: A vendor and technology-agnostic open-source automation software for your home, OpenHAB integrates various systems and technologies into a single solution, allowing for comprehensive automation and control.
    • Eclipse IoT: A collection of open-source projects that provide the building blocks for IoT devices, gateways, and cloud platforms. Eclipse IoT is aimed at providing a development environment for IoT projects that require robust, scalable, and interoperable solutions.
    • Mbed OS: An open-source operating system for microcontrollers, developed by Arm, Mbed OS is designed for IoT devices requiring low power consumption, connectivity, and security at its core.
    • BeagleBoard: A low-power open-source single-board computer produced by Texas Instruments in association with Digi-Key and Newark element14.
IoT Connectivity and Protocols

The backbone of IoT lies in its connectivity solutions and protocols, ensuring seamless communication between devices and platforms:

    • MQTT (Message Queuing Telemetry Transport): A lightweight messaging protocol designed for low-bandwidth, high-latency or unreliable networks, MQTT is widely used in IoT for device-to-device communication.
    • CoAP (Constrained Application Protocol): is a specialized Internet application protocol for constrained devices, as defined in RFC 7252.
    • LoRA (Long Range): is a physical proprietary radio communication technique.[1] It is based on spread spectrum modulation techniques derived from chirp spread spectrum (CSS) technology.

Strategic Framework for IoT Solutions

Our approach to developing Internet of Things (IoT) solutions is grounded in a collaborative and consultative process, starting with an in-depth conversation to fully grasp the unique aspects of your business and its goals in adopting IoT technology. For clients with existing IoT infrastructures, we comprehensively review these systems and their integration into business operations. This analysis helps us identify opportunities for improvement and pinpoint any technical or strategic obstacles that could hinder the effectiveness of your IoT solutions. With this knowledge, we create tailored strategies that align with your business objectives and cater to the demands of integrating and managing interconnected devices and data streams.
When embarking on a new IoT initiative or significantly revamping an existing setup, we pledge to work closely with you to define your vision and requirements. We are committed to supporting you at every phase, from the initial concept to the implementation of your IoT system, ensuring a smooth and successful journey towards realising your IoT-driven objectives.

IoT Strategy and Design

  • Custom IoT Solution Crafting: We delve into your specific business needs to develop IoT strategies and designs that align with your goals and operational requirements.
  • IoT Prototype Development: Working in partnership with your team, we create prototypes that demonstrate the practical application and benefits of IoT in your operations.
  • Scalable IoT Infrastructure: Our IoT solutions are engineered for high performance and scalability, ensuring they support your business growth and adapt to new technological advancements.
  • Detailed IoT Technical Design: We provide detailed technical designs tailored to the unique aspects of your IoT projects, guaranteeing effective and efficient system functionality.
  • IoT Quality Assurance: Through rigorous testing, we ensure that your IoT solutions meet the highest quality standards, delivering reliable and actionable data.

IoT Integration

  • Business and IoT Synergy: We ensure our IoT solutions are in harmony with your business objectives, enhancing efficiency and operational intelligence.
  • Custom IoT Technical Solutions: Our IoT solutions are specifically designed to address your unique challenges, ensuring seamless integration with existing infrastructure.
  • Reliable IoT Support: Our support framework is designed to ensure the ongoing effective operation of your IoT systems.
  • Stakeholder Engagement: We keep all stakeholders informed and involved to ensure IoT initiatives are closely aligned with business goals.
  • Comprehensive System Integration: We specialize in integrating a wide range of devices and data sources, creating a cohesive IoT ecosystem for more insightful decision-making.

IoT Management

  • Agile IoT Development: Utilizing agile methodologies, we remain flexible to your changing requirements, ensuring your IoT solutions evolve alongside your business.
  • Adherence to IoT Standards: Our IoT systems comply with international standards for security and privacy, offering dependable and secure solutions.
  • Proactive IoT Maintenance: We employ advanced techniques to manage and maintain your IoT systems, ensuring their longevity and continued relevance.

We understand the critical interplay between IoT innovation and digital transformation. Located in Chennai, India, and with branches and partners in Europe, we are passionately dedicated to meeting the needs of our clientele in the UK and Sweden, with a keen focus on IoT solutions. Our team brings a wealth of experience in steering businesses through the challenges and opportunities of IoT integration and digital overhaul.

Our commitment goes beyond selecting the optimal IoT devices and platforms; we aim to provide comprehensive support and insights to navigate the complexities of implementing sophisticated IoT ecosystems. This includes:

  • Guaranteeing the on-time completion of IoT projects to avoid operational disruptions;
  • Effectively managing budgets to prevent overspending while delivering top-notch IoT solutions;
  • Ensuring IoT strategies are in line with overall business objectives for smooth integration and maximal effectiveness;
  • Assisting in seamlessly incorporating new IoT technologies into existing business frameworks to improve operational efficiency and decision-making processes.

At Gislen Software, we view our clients as collaborators in innovation, joining forces to craft bespoke IoT solutions that drive digital growth and business excellence.

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