From C-suite buy-in to project management: Why enterprise IoT is now set for a big step forward
It has long been known that, in spite of the promises of connected homes, the enterprise was where the Internet of Things (IoT) would truly push the envelope. According to Gartner, from a note published in August, 5.8 billion enterprise and automotive endpoints will be in use by next year.
(left), we are almost at the tipping point, even for behemoths such as construction and manufacturing. “If you think of it as a drag race, we’re at the yellow light getting ready to hit the green,” he tells But what do these sorts of figures mean in more practical terms? For Adam Daniel, VP enterprise solutions at IoT platform provider Losant IoT News. “Once [industries] get past the barriers, I think things will definitely accelerate faster.”