Internet of Things

Platform

HI Reply

Hi Reply is the Reply innovative platform which incorporates services, devices and middleware for the Internet of Things. HI Reply creates an ecosystem of people, objects and services that communicate via the network. Using configurable modules, Hi Reply provides all the elements necessary for the creation of secure, scalable and flexible vertical solutions based on the interaction and cooperation of connected objects.

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IoT Contextual Marketing platform

Hi engage is a Contextual Marketing solution that allows, using your smartphone and tablet, to experience an innovative shopping journey. It enables brands and companies to open a new, direct and personal channel of communication with their customers. Hi engage technology sends text, audio and video messages in multiple languages, manages barcodes and QR Codes.


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enabling servitization strategies via iot

Hi connect offers a complete end-to-end IoT solution which allows appliance makers to leverage smart connectivity in order to diversify their traditional business model through combined Product + Services strategies control. Hi connect allows manufacturers to update the appliance’s capabilities over time and to build evolving use cases by augmenting the appliance with cloud-based intelligence.


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Best Practice

Digital Twin: your digital companion for manufacturing

Concept Reply created the DTWIN framework to support the rapid development of Digital Twin solutions connected to the physical world. This is thanks to Edge IoT devices from which the Digital Twins extract process information, interfacing directly with machine tools and production systems.

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Human Machine Interfaces

Service

The Rise of Conversational Interfaces

More and more often people have to communicate with machines – and vice versa. But the change from "screen design" to "voice design" holds many pitfalls. Reply's Voice Machine Interfaces initiative offers companies one-stop expertise and consulting to implement a Voice First strategy in a meaningful way.

IOT

Best Practice

Smart test automation

Smart Test Automation is an innovative platform which tests services that are already being used on a company’s system. It is able to report any failure or disruption to allow a timely correction. Smart Test Automation uses Artificial Intelligence on the statistical and predictive basis of the collected data.

MONITOR THE HEARTBEAT OF YOUR SERVICES

5G Technology

Article

5G and Smart Cities: Smarter solutions for a hyperconnected future

Diffusion and availability of new technologies are required to transform a city in a smart city, contributing to reach high level of urban sustainable development and improved quality of life for its citizens. The adoption of 5G will provide the performance boost required to integrate a massive number of devices in a cost-effective way and move from research to commercial services.

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Voice Interaction

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Voice Interaction Gets Contextual

Voice experiences are radically changing the way we interact with technology. Connect Reply joins the physical and digital world, crafting amazing IoT technology. Connect Reply is experiencing the true beginning of the Internet of Things era, in which the physical and digital world talk to each other and empower people and businesses.

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Marco Loro

Article

A new way to manage payments through smart objects

It will no longer be the consumer to initiate a payment using digital devices, but the object that will understand the context and pay for the service, then deliver it directly. Pay Reply, with a team of payment architects, is designing and planning digital payment solutions in which it is no longer people who do the buying, but “smart” objects.

Digital Twin

Best Practice

Digital Twins for the Intelligent Factory

Manufacturers must leverage the potential of technological developments such as IoT, cloud computing and machine learning to stay competitive. One possibility: the concept of the Digital Twin.

DIGITAL BRANDING

Case Study

XME Dindi Intesa Sanpaolo

The new electronic piggy bank to teach children the value of money and savings. In the educational toy culture, XME dindi offers a game-based experience to actively inspire children’s education. Three Reply Group companies partnered with Quercetti, a leading manufacturer of Made in Turin educational toys, to design XME dindi.

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IOT

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Internet of Energy

The Internet of Things represents an essential building block for the energy & utility sector transformation. Sense Reply is the Reply Group specialist in IoT end-to-end solutions enabling new energy services, business process and business model transformation in any section of the energy & utility value chain.

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CRISP VENDOR UNIVERSE 2018

Reply: Leading IoT Provider

Crisp Research distinguishes Reply as a leading provider of IoT Development Services.

Learn more about the strengths that make Reply the perfect partner for your IoT projects in the complete report. Reply's various strengths helped it to achieve top grades: Crisp emphasises in its report the high agility of the group of companies, which is made possible by the small sized teams of the closely cooperating Reply companies.

IOT

Best Practice

Global Test Automation CENTRE FOR QUALITY MONITORING

For today’s companies, Test Automation is no longer an option, it's a necessity.
Reply’s new Centre is focused on the Automated Monitoring and Testing of the quality of products and services. Concept Reply has designed an effective Test Automation solution that is scalable and flexible, based on a technological and methodological Framework.

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Embedded Devices

Best Practice

Always up to date with FOTA updates

The Firmware Over the Air Update (FOTA update) is one of the most important features for the vast majority of modern embedded devices. Concept Reply has developed its own solution with three partition sets for a customer in the automotive industry, making the customer's system more fault tolerant and robust than comparable solutions.

Embedded Solutions

Best Practice

Automating Software Updates within Connected Cars

Enable car features without manual intervention - in today's dynamic IT and automotive industry, process automation is the key to reducing costs during this process. Concept Reply makes this possible with a smarter car sharing module.

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19.11.2020

News & Communication

AXULUS makes IIoT projects scalable

Industrie Reply, the Reply Group company specialised on Industry 4.0 and IIoT, enables the full business potential of IIoT to be exploited with its AXULUS. The solution enables users to develop use cases for IIoT based on templates.

Streetlighting Application

Case Study

IoT-Supported Lighting for Smart Cities

Together with Phoenix Contact, Concept Reply is developing a platform for the targeted control of street lights based on the IoT-capable LoRaWAN protocol. The street Lighting application helps towns and cities to quickly and safely enter the world of smart cities.

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02.07.2020 / Fully Digital

Event

Webinar: AWS + Flink: Enrich and Dispatch Streaming Data

How to use AWS services at the edge to unlock data and send it to the cloud for further processing is explained in this IoT Webinar series offered by AWS. On 2 July 2020 Storm Reply spotlights an existing implementation that takes thousands of messages per second in the cloud, enriches them, applies user-defined rules, and sends the data to multiple destinations with a latency of less than one second.

IoT-Driven Business Innovation

Best Practice

Lessons Learned - Software Development in the Era of IoT

When comparing IoT software development with traditional IT environments, it becomes clear that developers in the era of IoT face new technical and methodological challenges which are nonetheless hard to detect at first glance. Concept Reply has already demonstrated its expertise in numerous IoT projects. Read about the seven lessons the IoT specialists of the Reply Group were able to draw from their experiences.

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Drones Platform

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Drones Platform: Surfing the IoT opportunities

The Drones Platform is an architectural solution designed to manage drone fleets. Within the Industrie 4.0 realm, Blue Reply relies on this platform to help companies develop Business Drone Applications through proofs of concept or complete and flexible solutions designed to adapt to meet the customer’s business requirements.

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17.06.2020 / Fully Digital

Event

Aws Summit Online 2020

Join the AWS Summit 2020 the new fully Online Edition. Hear about the latest trends in cloud during the Opening Keynote of Werner Vogels, CTO by Amazon.com, and dive deep in 55 breakout sessions across 11 track. Meet REPLY at the Virtual Booth and discover the latest expertise on AWS Technology about: Machine Learning & Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, IoT and Industrial Software.

IoT

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IoT is shaping our shopping experience

IoT and its network of connections is revolutionizing retail forever.

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22.01.2020

News & Communication

The Autonomous Things trend research Study shows the evolution from Automation to Autonomous Things

Reply’s new study, conducted with the trend platform SONAR, illuminates the development of central trends in the area of autonomous machines such as drones, robots and vehicles.

Digital Transformation

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IoT and technologies for the insurance sector

The insurance market is facing up to the process of digital transformation in ever more decisive ways. Virtually all providers in the sector see digitalisation as a vitally necessary course of action, in line with the new profile of their target customers and the main technological trends.

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Mobile Payments

Case Study

Left cash at home? No problem!

The latest scenario developed by Reply that Banca Sella has chosen to extend its mobile-payments services by taking forward the experimental innovations begun with Up Mobile, is mobile POS. This acquiring solution exploits synergies between a smartphone or tablet and a PIN pad – a simple device that can read traditional payment cards.

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14.11.2019 / ITProPortal

Press Article

The digital twin in the smart factory

Vincent Ohana, Partner at Concept Reply delves into how modern technological concepts like the Digital Twin are driving digital transformation in the manufacturing sector. Find out about the untold opportunities available to those who can harness this exciting new technology.

Smart Home

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HOME SMART HOME

From Domotics to IoT, from Platform to Ecosystem

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29.05.2019

News & Communication

Reply at the Italian Tech Week 2019

Reply to open its IoT research labs to the public and launch the first AWS DeepRacer competition in Italy during Italian Tech Week 2019.

Proximity Marketing

Best Practice

Be relevant to your customers

How can a brand or a retailer be relevant to their customers? How can they differentiate themselves and provide the consumer a better buying experience, at the right time and in the right place? How can a Retailer increase the median basket size of its customer?

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30.04.2019 / uktechnews

Press Article

Why SMEs need to invest in the Internet of Things

By 2023, the IoT industry is expected to reach $318 per year globally. Tim Stone, partner of Breed Reply discusses IoT and it’s potential for SMEs.

15.05.2019 - 16.05.2019 / Amsterdam

Event

Connected Insurance 2019

Connect Reply, the Reply group company specializing in IoT solutions for Consumer IoT, takes part in Connected Insurance 2019 conference, which will be held in Amsterdam on 15 and 16 May 2019.

03.04.2019 - 04.04.2019 / LUXEMBOURG

Event

ARCH SUMMIT 2019

Reply takes part in the Arch Summit event, the premier event for connecting tech startups with corporate decision-makers, which will be held in Luxembourg on 3-4 April.

Reply IoT Initiative

Site

Breed Reply
the new Internet of Things Advanced Incubator

Breed Reply, Reply’s operational investor based in London, funds and supports the development of start-ups on the Internet of Things across Europe and the USA. Breed Reply supports entrepreneurs and early stage companies by quickly bringing new ideas to the market.

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31.03.2019 - 02.04.2019 / Milan

Event

Industry Strategy Symposium

Sense Reply, the Reply Group specialist in IoT, end-to-end solutions for Energy&Utilities, Telecommunications and Smart Cities, participates in the Industry Strategy Symposium. The event is held from 31 March to 2 April at the Hotel Gallia in Milan.

01.04.2019 - 05.04.2019 / Hannover

Event

Hannover Messe 2019 – Meet Reply at the Digital Factory

Reply is exhibitor at Hannover Messe, the most important industrial fair in the world, from 1 to 5 April 2019. See exciting showcases in hall 7 at booth E31 and talk to the experts of Cluster Reply, Cluster Manufacturing Reply, Industrie Reply and Spike Reply. The key topics: Smart Factory - Connected Supplier - Connected Product.

12.03.2019 / Milan

Event

Aws Summit Milan 2019

Connect Reply, Data Reply, Sense Reply and Storm Reply will participate at the AWS Summit in Milan, event focused on cloud Amazon Web Service.

15.03.2019 - 16.03.2019 / Cernobbio

Event

SAP EXECUTIVE SUMMIT 2019

Syskoplan Reply is the Reply group company, focused on consulting services and implementation of solutions based on SAP technology. This year they will be present at the SAP Executive Summit 2019.

06.02.2019 / Milan

Event

IoT in Action Emea Solution Builder Conference

Connect Reply takes part at the IoT in Action EMEA Solution Builder Conference, event organized by Microsoft in Milan on 6th February.

13.12.2018

News & Communication

Storm Reply achieves AWS Migration Competency

Storm Reply, the Reply Group company specialising in cloud computing services and Premier Consulting Partner in the Amazon Web Services (AWS) Partner Network (APN), announced today that it has attained the AWS Migration Competency.

06.10.2015

News & Communication

Three new start-ups selected by Breed Reply as a result of the "IoT Best in Breed-2" initiative: enModus, Gymcraft, Inova Design

Breed Reply, Reply’s advanced incubator that funds and supports the development of Internet of Things (IoT) start-ups in Europe and the USA, announces that Agreements have been signed with three additional start-ups in the sectors of Smart Buildings, Fitness and Wellness.

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05.12.2018 / COMPELO

Press Article

Smart device trends for 2019: More home robots and new ‘hearables’ for real-time translation

The smart device trends for 2019 include more investment in smart home security, home robots and Alexa-style voice assistants - as the number of IoT devices is expected to quintuple to 125 billion by 2030.

03.12.2018

News & Communication

REPLY SUPPORTING AWS SOLUTIONS FOR INDUSTRIAL IOT

On the annual AWS re:Invent conference, during the “Introducing AWS IoT SiteWise” presentation, it has been introduced the Reply’s IoT Platform Accelerator.

27.11.2018 - 29.11.2018 / Nuremberg

Event

Syskoplan Reply exhibits at SPS IPC Drives 2018

Syskoplan Reply exhibits at SPS IPC Drives as an IoT Solutions Partner of Janz Tec from 27 to 29 November 2018 at booth 7-394 in Hall 7. Together, the companies present solutions for IoT, Predictive Maintenance and Big Data based on the SAP Cloud Platform.

29.11.2018 / Trento

Event

Italian Innovation Day 2018

Concept Reply takes part at the Italian Innovation Day 2018 event organized by EIT Digital in Trento on 29 November.

28.09.2018 / Internet Of Things

News & Communication

Crisp Research: Reply is leading Internet of Things (IoT) provider

Reply positions itself as a leading accelerator among IoT providers for the development and execution of IoT projects. According to Crisp Research, only service providers with an attractive portfolio and optimal support in the implementation of their IoT projects receive the award as accelerators - and thus as market leaders.

12.09.2018 / Internet of Things

News & Communication

Breed Reply launches new opportunity for early-stage IoT businesses to secure investment

Breed Reply, a leading active operational investor in early-stage Internet of Things (IoT) businesses, has today launched “Best in Breed 8”, its latest Europe-wide search for IoT investment opportunities.

Contextual Marketing

Product

How to engage your customers with a tailored experience

Hi engage is a Contextual Marketing solution that enables brands and companies to open new, direct and customized communication channels with their customers.

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28.06.2018 / Gartner Nomination

News & Communication

Sentryo, a Breed Reply startup, named a Cool Vendor by Gartner

Sentryo, one of the startup being funded by Breed Reply, has been named in the 2018 “Cool Vendors in Industrial IoT and OT Security” by Gartner, the world’s leading research and advisory company.

26.06.2018 / Internet of Things

News & Communication

Breed Reply invests in two more early-stage IoT businesses in Europe

Breed Reply, a leading active operational investor in early-stage Internet of Things (IoT) businesses, has today announced two new investments, CageEye and ubirch. The companies have secured a total of €5.8 million in funding, including this investment round, since they were launched.

10.04.2018 / IoT

Press Article

The start-up culture in Italy

Emanuele Angelidis, Executive Partner at Breed Reply, shares his insider view on the Italian startup ecosystem, explains specific challenges it had to face and the spirit driving it forward (pages 22-26).