Internet of Things (IOT) is the in thing that no sane company would neglect. BlackBerry after its recent smart phone is also into IOT and has a complete platform. Main vertical applications targeted are automotive and asset tracking for now.
Here is about the platform in Blackberry's own words.
"The BlackBerry® IoT Platform is here to give you that control, providing a cloud-based solution that lets you build and manage IoT applications and devices in a secure, efficient, and scalable way."
Security: via BlackBerry cryptography and Key Management technology-The IOT platform is hosted in the secure, global BlackBerry infrastructure.
Scalability: Massive scalability at every layer, instantaneous data indexing with no bottlenecks and redundant long-term storage.
Efficiency: Superb messaging both event-driven and store-and-forward.
You want to try it out. It is here you start.