Useful Or Useless? Identifying The Business Case For IoT
- Jul 16, 2018 10:23 pm GMT
As mass market adoption of internet of things (IoT) devices continues to expand, understanding which ones can benefit your business becomes even more critical. While it’s easy to feel overwhelmed by the IoT noise, there are plenty of reasons to feel optimistic about the implications of increased connectivity.
What Is The Internet Of Things?
The internet of things represents greater communication between people and devices. An IoT device is a physical object that can connect to the internet and can identify and communicate with other connected objects. McKinsey & Company describes the concept as “sensors and actuators embedded in physical objects -- from roadways to pacemakers -- linked through wired and wireless networks, often using the same Internet Protocol (IP) that connects the Internet.”
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