Pylot Pty Ltd was formed in 2011 with a focus on the convergence of voice and video data on traditional IP networks. In 2015 Pylot expanded into the control and automation and IoT space. In 2018 the business was acquired by the First Holdings group.

With the rapid global expansion of IoT (Internet of Things) Pylot has taken it's 25+ years of engineering and IT skills to a new level, providing end-to-end solutions for data collection (devices), data transmission (network platform) and data manipulation (database, storage, actions and control, reporting, data display)

Proudly BEE 

Pylot is a Level 1 Broad-Based, Black Economic Empowerment (BB-BEE) company. In addition, we have been a member of the Green Building Council (BCSA) since 2016.

Pylot sees IoT as the investment of the future. As we move away from the traditional internet designed for human consumption (video chat, email, Youtube etc) and more to an internet designed for machine to machine (M2M) use, the demands for collecting and managing data will increase exponentially.



Pylot has the skills and ability to provide end-to-end IoT solutions. These include :

  • Application platform
  • Application development
  • Hardware design
  • Processor and control programming
  • Automation and control
  • Network infrastructure
  • Data management portals for data graphing, reporting and user interfaces