IIC and GlobalPlatform Join Forces

The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) and GlobalPlatform have agreed to a liaison to work together to advance their shared interests. Under the agreement, the IIC and GlobalPlatform will align efforts to maximize interoperability, portability, security and privacy for the industrial Internet.


Joint activities will include:

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  • The exchange of technical information to drive the rollout of security technologies and best practices for IIoT and related market segments, including:
  • Technical specifications
  • Best practices guides
  • Whitepapers
  • Use cases


Collaboration on joint technical and tactical activities to identify and share good security practices include:

  • Workshops
  • Marketing activities and promotion
  • Webinars


The IIC Liaison Working Group is the gateway for formal relationships with standards and open-source organizations, consortia, alliances, certification and testing bodies and government entities/agencies. The agreement with GlobalPlatform is one of several agreements made by the IIC’s Liaison Working Group.  For more details, checkout a list of current liaisons, visit Industrial Internet Consortium, and the GlobalPlatform.

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