It’s hard not to compare what General Electric is doing with Predix to what Apple did with its iOS software. Since General Electric is on the leading edge of the creation of the Industrial Internet, the Predix platform is allowing for the company to established itself as the go-to service and equipment provider, which will pay huge dividends if other companies become dependent on the Predix ecosystem.

The majority of the market research reports that are available for the IoT, and the IIoT, hammers home the importance of companies adopting Predix, or similar software, sooner rather than later. General Electric is already the clear-cut leader in the industry, and this is a great position to be in.

The author on Seeking Alpha, a popular stock site, suggests that this is going to be big enough over the next few years to move the stock price – no small thing with a company the size of GE.

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