SAN JOSE, Calif., January 8, 2018 ( – Litmus Automation, an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) platform provider, has been named Emerging Company of the Year for the Enterprise Market by the IoT Breakthrough Awards.

“We appreciate the validation from the IoT industry and we are pleased to be expanding our reach in the enterprise market,” said Vatsal Shah, Co-founder and CEO of Litmus. “Our technology enables enterprise IoT customers to bridge the gap in IoT – bringing their data from the edge to the cloud for increased business intelligence.”

The IoT Breakthrough Awards recognizes IoT innovators, leaders and visionaries from around the world in a range of categories, including Connected Home and Home Automation, Connected Car, IoT Security, Wearables, Industrial IoT, M2M, Enterprise IoT and many more.

More than 3,000 award nominations from organizations and individuals representing 15 nations were submitted to the awards this year for consideration. The award submissions were judged by an independent panel of experts that represent a cross-section of the industry, including journalists, analysts and technology executives.

Litmus Automation’s offerings, LoopEdge and Loop, work seamlessly together to allow companies to access and exploit data previously trapped inside enterprise hardware, no matter where or when it was deployed. The LoopEdge software can be installed on any type of industrial computer or IoT gateway to connect, process, and manage data and legacy devices. Loop is a hardened platform for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), enabling industrial companies to build next generation, data-driven solutions.