ATLANTA, GA – NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a global leader in omni-channel solutions, today announced that the company is showcasing its Internet of Things (IoT)-enabled managed services capabilities, together with PTC, at LiveWorx. The services combine IT service management with IoT device connectivity and insights to deliver next-generation consumer experiences and drive productivity gains. LiveWorx is a global technology conference and marketplace for solutions engineered for a smart, connected world that takes place in Boston from June 17-20, 2018.
NCR’s portfolio of IoT-enabled managed services help enterprises in industries such as retail, financial services, and hospitality optimize the availability and security of consumer interaction technologies, including self-service and mobile channels. The portfolio leverages NCR’s Digital Connected Services, a differentiated framework that integrates PTC’s ThingWorx® platform so customers can quickly and easily connect devices and gain real-time insights to improve business performance.
NCR also participated in a panel discussion at LiveWorx alongside PTC, Impinj, Inc. and Axis Communications. The panel discussed how retailers can significantly improve the in-store consumer experience, enabled in large part by connected device analytics, RFID tracking, and remote device management and control.
NCR has one of the world’s largest services data warehouses with the intelligence of servicing more than 6 million devices from over 300 vendors. NCR’s research shows that customers using its managed services can experience up to a 40 percent decrease in service interruptions, which can mean lower operating expenses and higher customer satisfaction.
About NCR Corporation
NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR) is a leader in omni-channel solutions, turning everyday interactions with businesses into exceptional experiences. With its software, hardware, and portfolio of services, NCR enables nearly 700 million transactions daily across financial, retail, hospitality, travel, telecom and technology industries. NCR solutions run the everyday transactions that make your life easier. NCR is headquartered in Atlanta, Ga., with about 30,000 employees and does business in 180 countries. NCR is a trademark of NCR Corporation in the United States and other countries. NCR encourages investors to visit its website which is updated regularly with financial and other important information about NCR.
PTC helps companies around the world reinvent the way they design, manufacture, operate, and service things in and for a smart, connected world. In 1986 the company revolutionized digital 3D design, and in 1998 were first to market with Internet-based product lifecycle management. Today, its leading industrial innovation platform and field-proven solutions enable customers to unlock value at the convergence of the physical and digital worlds. With PTC, manufacturers and an ecosystem of partners and developers can capitalize on the promise of the Internet of Things and augmented reality technology today and drive the future of innovation.