Deliver Value with Your IoT Solutions

With the HPE Universal IoT Platform, customers acquire an industry, vertical, and client-agnostic solution with maximum scalability, modularity, and versatility. This enables customers to manage their IoT solutions and deliver value through monetizing the vast amount of data generated by connected devices and making it available to enterprise-specific applications. Further, use cases both within a vertical industry sector and across multiple others enable new business models and revenue streams.

HPE's Universal IoT Platform Enables Industrial IoT

Agnostic Support for Smart Ecosystems

On top of ubiquitous connectivity, the HPE Universal IoT Platform is common across all HPE IoT offerings and provides federation for device and service management, data acquisition, and exposure to applications. The platform provides agnostic support for smart ecosystems and can be deployed on premises as well as in any cloud environment for a comprehensive as-a-service model.

Benefits for CSPs and Enterprises

The HPE Universal IoT Platform makes it easy for Communications Service Providers (CSPs) and enterprises to onboard new IoT use cases and rapidly achieve successful outcomes.

Communications Services Providers Use HPE's Universal IoT Platform

Key Attributes of the HPE Universal IoT Platform

The HPE Universal IoT Platform features one standard alignment, device and vendor independence, and abstraction of the underlying network. The platform incorporates key IoT attributes that offer ease of use for end developers and help reduce infrastructure costs with proven low TCO and high scalability.

Platform Architecture

The HPE Universal IoT Platform provides a unique, single vendor and single point of responsibility to manage and connect heterogeneous sets of IoT devices and operate vertical applications on machine-to-machine (M2M) devices from multiple countries.

Data Analytics

The focus now is on collecting data, validating it, enriching it with analytics, mixing it with other sources, and then exposing it to the applications that enable customers to derive business value from these services.

Secure Monetization

HPE accelerates the path to data monetization in the IoT market with pre-defined oneM2M use cases for quick iteration and a data-centric application enablement platform that helps manage and analyze collected data.

Simultaneous Management

The HPE Universal IoT Platform supports simultaneous management of heterogeneous sets of IoT gateways, devices, and sensors. The platform is sensor- and device-agnostic and offers the scalability to manage millions of devices.

Application Designer and Marketplace

The built-in application designer enables rapid IoT app development on web and mobile channels to create new service offerings. The application designer features API monetization and policy enforcement and includes a partner-oriented layer for securely managing partners and developers.

Cross-Vertical Operations

With oneM2M compliance, the HPE Universal IoT Platform allows you to operate applications from different verticals with total security and deploy server IoT use cases on a customer basis with specific privileges.

Latest Releases

Delivering on the Customer Experience

The IoT is accelerating and HPE is proud to be one of the driving forces in building IoT infrastructure that enables that growth. The HPE Universal IoT Platform is designed to scale to billions of transactions and tried and tested in the most rigorous large scale global environments.

HPE Connected Car

HPE Universal IoT Platform can be deployed with the connected vehicle market to provide value-added services, beyond the traditional telematics and infotainment. By using information gathered from other vehicles on the road and from infrastructure, real-time contextual information can be passed to a specific car or other road users for a better intelligent driving experience.

HPE Smart City

The city of today needs to accommodate a growing population of workers, young and old, without sacrificing ease of transportation, acceptable commuting times, or aesthetic appeal. HPE Universal IoT Platform helps transform cities to be more efficient, agile, and resilient, helping them improve quality of life, drive economic growth, and create sustainable communities that are ready for an ever-changing future.

HPE Smart Lighting

With the rising costs of energy, combined with increased environmental and regulatory pressures, many governments are looking to improve their street lighting operations and infrastructure. The HPE Universal IoT Platform can manage these applications and save customers both energy and money.

HPE Smart Metering

Smart metering is changing the energy and utilities marketplace. Driven by regulation requirements, millions of residential electricity, gas, water, and heat meters are becoming "smart". The HPE Universal IoT Platform provides the required scalability for interfacing and collecting metering data.

Low Power Wide Area (LPWA) Networks

From wellness and health monitoring to smart utility meters, integrated logistics, and self-driving drones, this world is fast becoming a hyper-automated one. The HPE Universal IoT Platform enables connection and information exchange between heterogeneous IoT devices—standards and proprietary communication—and IoT applications.

oneM2M Compliance

The HPE Universal IoT Platform is aligned with oneM2M industry standard and leverages HPE’s carrier grade telecom application portfolio, together with our considerable experience in the telco sector, to create a connectivity, protocol, industry vertical, and use agnostic horizontal platform, which enables our customers to monetarize the data collected from their IoT estates.

Accelerating Waste Management

For municipalities and local councils, waste management is an area targeted for improvement. With special sensors that monitor waste container statuses, the HPE Universal IoT Platform collects and preprocesses information. It leverages sophisticated algorithms—established from years of field experience—that generate alerts and dynamic, more efficient collection rounds.

Success in Action

A Plan for the World’s Largest Network

In an example of IoT best practices, Tata Communications and HPE are partnering to build the world’s largest network using the LoRa specification.

Identidad IoT Selects HPE to Deliver IoT Products and Services

The HPE Universal IoT Platform enables Identidad IoT to connect and manage heterogeneous IoT and M2M devices and applications across multiple verticals.

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Connect with an IoT Specialist

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Business White Paper : Delivering on the IoT Customer Experience: The HPE Universal IoT Platform 1.2

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The HPE Universal IoT Platform 1.4

Business White Paper : The Internet of Things and Connected Cars

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IoT on board

Business White Paper : Smart Cities and the Internet of Things: Municipal Transformation

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Municipal transformation with the HPE Universal IoT Platform

Business White Paper : Be a Smart City: Street Smart Lighting

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Look at smart street lighting

Business White Paper : HPE Universal IoT Platform: Interacting with All Things

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Hyper-connected world

Video : Deploying with the Connected Vehicle Market

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The automotive sector provides an example of how HPE is helping OEMs deploy value-added services such as advanced driver assistance systems (ADAS) and accelerate the path to IoT data monetization.

Article : HPE Offers IoT Platform To Build, Analyze Data


With eye toward the future, HP Enterprise is now offering a vendor-neutral and multiple network supporting platform for building and analyzing data from the Internet of Things.

Article : HPE Simplifies Connectivity Across The IoT Ecosystem


HPE Simplifies Connectivity Across The IoT Ecosystem

Article : HPE Moves into IoT Management with All-Purpose Platform


HPE's Universal Internet of Things Platform is aimed to be an enterprise's starting point in the management of IoT functionality of all types.

Article : HPE’s IoT Platform Supports oneM2M, LoRa, SigFox


HPE looks to make it easier for enterprises and service providers to connect and manage Internet of Things (IoT) devices with the debut of its IoT Platform 1.2.

Article : HPE Ups Internet of Things Ante with Universal IoT Platform


Platform simplifies integrating diverse devices with different communications protocols.

Blog Post : Horizontal IoT Data and the Internet of Things Platform

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There is no doubt in anybody’s minds that the Internet of Things (IoT) will be a seismic shift in how we interact with technology.