Since 1985, PTC has been 100% committed to supporting the needs of leading manufacturing companies worldwide. As one of the world’s largest and fastest-growing technology companies, PTC delivers technology solutions that transform the way companies create and service their products.
Our solutions let you aggregate, analyze, and deploy product information to drive the strategy and dynamic decision-making processes on which your success depends. Our solutions help you optimize the activities within individual functions of your organization, and aligned across your entire enterprise: from engineering to supply chain and manufacturing, and sales and service.
Today, PTC has more than 6,000 employees and serves more than 28,000 customers. We are headquartered in Needham, Massachusetts and trade on the Nasdaq Stock Market under the symbol PTC.
Internet of Things Research
We at PTC believe the rapid evolution toward smart, connected products and the Internet of Things has big implications for our goal of helping our customers achieve "Product and Service Advantage." The reports below offer some insights on the future of the Internet of Things and its potential impact across global industries, products, and services.
McKinsey report on disruptive technologies that projects the Internet of Things will create $2.7 trillion to $6.2 trillion of economic value overall and $0.9 trillion to $2.3 trillion of economic value in the manufacturing industry by 2025.
Economist magazine special publication on the Internet of Things with survey of 779 global executives who see: (1) customer service and support and (2) products or services as the business areas most impacted by the Internet of Things.
Following PTC’s acquisitions of ThingWorx and Axeda, a number of industry research firms issued reports on our IoT strategy including Analysis Mason, Blue Hill Research, CIMdata, Ovum, Strategies For Growth, and Technology Evaluation Centers. CIMdata, Ovum, Strategies For Growth, and Technology Evaluation Centers.