Q. What is an IoT Network?
An IoT Network is network of managed sensors and smart devices, connected to value added services in the cloud.
Q. How is an IoT Network different than an IoT Platform?
An IoT Platform primarily services Software Engineers or Product Vendors with tools to process data from sensors. Sometimes it also includes a Hardware board with a client side SDK. While a Platform services Vendors or Developers, a Network services primarily Operators and is integrated into their processes and workflows.
Q. What Value-Added Services does the Qopper IoT Network provide?
Qopper products primarily service Operations Teams that manage physical sites across following categories:
Customer Activity: Useful for Business Owners, Marketing Managers and Security Professionals, our Occupancy Product and Services monitor customer activity like traffic flow, footfall, door open/close, etc.
POS Systems: Useful for IT Managers, Business Owners and Security Professionals, our POS Management and Transaction Services relate to Device Management, Network Diagnostics, Transaction Monitoring for Suspicious Activity, etc.
Site Operations: Useful for IT Managers, Facilities Managers and Security Professionals, our Site Operations and Tools are used to monitor Sensors, Equipment and Devices, as well as manage Incidents, Work Orders and Tasks within the organization as well as with 3rd parties.
Food Safety: Useful for Food Operations, Facilities Managers and Business Owners, our Food Monitoring and Safety Product monitors Kitchen Equipment and Perishable Food Items, and reports on safety and compliance.
Energy Management: Useful for Business Owners and Facilities Managers, our Energy Product relates to monitoring energy use across equipment, energy generation from solar products and optimization.
Q. What is the pricing model for Qopper Products?
Qopper has a simple Hardware plus SaaS pricing model for Enterprise Customers. Customer pays for the sensors and smart devices up-front and a monthly subscription for the SaaS Service.
Q. Does Qopper have a Mobile Application? How is it priced?
Yes. Qopper has an iOS and Android application available on the Apple App Store or the Google Play Store. The App is available for free without limit on the number of users to our Enterprise Customers and their customers or vendors.
Q. I sell Smart Devices. Can I license the Qopper Platform to manage my devices?
Yes. Qopper has an enterprise license for Product Vendors to manage and support your smart devices and solutions. It provides you the right to bundle and distribute our product to your customers.
Q. Is there a developer interface to the Qopper Platform?
Yes. Qopper provides Blueprint and Telemetry APIs to integrate your product onto our platform. Use the Blueprint API to manage the lifecycle of your devices. Use the Telemetry API to capture metrics and logs in real-time from your devices. The platform comes with an IDE to author and manage QCode-based recipes to automate actions and behavior on the cloud and at the edge.