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IoT in the Enterprise: Who’s Doing it, What’s Happening and What’s Working?

Table of Contents

  1. Summary
  2. Business Case, Conversation Starters
  3. IoT Leaders and Funders
  4. Maturity
  5. IoT Initiative Success
  6. Scope of IoT Initiatives
  7. Vendor Approaches
  8. Conclusions and Recommendations
  9. About Andrew Brust

1. Summary

Whether in the mainstream media, the tech press, or in business circles, a lot has been made of the Internet of Things (IoT). But IoT is about a lot more than internet connectivity for far-flung machines and devices. It’s about collecting sensor readings and other data from those “things.” Why is providing value from that data so important? A confluence of factors in technology and business have given rise to IoT’s utility and the fascination around it.