In the evolving conversation about the “Internet of Things” — the growth of networked everyday objects and the data they generate — analysts tend to focus on business opportunity, or the security risks, or the potential for making our cities smarter.
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The Internet of Things: It’s all about the data – 03.26.2015
Sergio Ortega Cruz
No question, The Internet of Things (IoT) is the Next Big Thing. Gartner estimates that there will be 26 billion IoT-connected devices by 2020, producing incredible amounts of data on a second-by-second basis. This will dwarf the estimated 7.3 billion traditional computing devices – PCs, tablets, smartphones – expected to be online by 2020.
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By 2020, Internet of Things Will Create $1.9 Trillion of Economic Value AddIn 2020, Over 30 Billion Connected Devices Will Be In UseWith the digital world upon us, digitalization will significantly change the technology market through the Internet of Things, according to Gartner, Inc. While IT spending in Europe, the Middle East and Africa EMEA will show an average annual growth rate of 2.2 percent through 2017, the Internet of Things things, people, places and systems will create new markets and a new economy.
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