IoT Solutions Architect

What Does IoT Solutions Architect Mean?

An IoT solutions architect is a professional role involved in developing practical uses and applications of internet of things technology. The IoT solutions architect typically works with engineers and salespeople to facilitate process development.


Techopedia Explains IoT Solutions Architect

The idea is that the IoT solutions architect looks at the big picture – he or she may be involved in any step of the path toward developing some use case or application. The IoT solutions architect may help with buy-in and interdepartmental processes as well as brainstorming and making ambiguous ideas more concrete. There is a need for this professional to have an understanding of the context of IoT solutions and to work across many departments and barriers to promote IoT development.


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