Limerick businesses urged to accept Irish Business Design Challenge TAGSActionPointawardbusinessNews Limerick on Covid watch list Facebook RELATED ARTICLESMORE FROM AUTHOR Linkedin WhatsApp Exercise With Oxygen Training at Ultimate Health Clinic Previous articleWIN A PAIR OF WEEKEND CAMPING TICKETS TO INDIEPENDENCE! Aug 3 – 5Next articleShannon Airport turns €1.3 million profit Staff Reporterhttp://www.limerickpost.ie Twitter Print Advertisement Shannon Airport braced for a devastating blow Ann & Steve Talk Stuff | Episode 29 | Levelling Up Email NewsBusinessActionPoint takes two top international awardsBy Staff Reporter – July 24, 2018 1310 TechPost | Episode 9 | Pay with Google, WAZE – the new Google Maps? and Speak don’t Type! ActionPoint – Confirm EventLIMERICK Tech Firm ActionPoint has been recognised on an International stage after it took home two awards at Microsoft Inspire, the global tech conference in Las Vegas for partners of Microsoft.The first award placed ActionPoint as Microsoft’s ‘Data and AI Partner of the Year’ and recognises the Limerick company’s work developing IoT solutions for the manufacturing sector worldwide.Sign up for the weekly Limerick Post newsletter Sign Up The second award, from the International Association of Microsoft Certified Partners (IAMCP US) was in recognition for an innovative software project in partnership with California based company, General Networks.ActionPoint’s Head of IoT, Ivan O’Connor said: “The world of connected devices is growing rapidly from 25 billion connected devices globally to 75 billion by 2025, according to Statista.“We have already shipped IoT-PREDICT to more than ten countries in three continents since its launch this year and can clearly see that the manufacturing market recognises the opportunity that IoT brings. We are delighted to be at the leading edge of this technology with our US partners.”Citing Microsoft Azure as being critical to their success, Mr O’Connor said that ActionPoint “will continue to invest in Machine Learning and AI as the world moves towards ever-increasing connectivity and look forward to helping our customers achieve even greater potential using the power of technology”.