The internet of things (IoT) and the associated technologies of analytics and artificial intelligence (AI) have almost unmatched potential to transform the way we live and work.
For all the talk of IoT, however, we are still in the early days.
IoT is being built from the ground up and from the edges in. Technology companies, applications and service providers, along with entrepreneurs and regulators, are making their own contributions to an evolving landscape.
Like the internet before it, IoT will be everywhere, with no one industry or organisation owning it.
The IT industry as a whole has a responsibility to ensure we realise the vision in its complete form, but it’s clear no single provider can meet all needs.
To realise the full potential of IoT, collaboration, not competition, will be needed across the crucial areas of standardisation, security, network management... Read more