27 octobre 2015

How Smart, Connected Products Are Transforming Companies

credit : Chris Labrooy The evolution of products into intelligent, connected devices—which are increasingly embedded in broader systems—is radically reshaping companies and competition. Smart thermostats control a growing array of home devices, transmitting data about their use back to manufacturers. Intelligent, networked industrial machines autonomously coordinate and optimize work. Cars stream data about their operation, location, and environment to their makers and receive software upgrades that enhance their performance or... [Lire la suite]

20 octobre 2015

The Internet of Things and the Enterprise

source Gartner By leveraging the Internet of Things, enterprises will be presented with a wide range of opportunities that will result in significant benefits; The Internet of Things (IoT) has rapidly become one of the most familiar — and perhaps, most hyped — expressions across business and technology. That hype, however, is entirely justified and is backed up by the numbers. We expect to see 25 billion Internet-connected things by 2020, and close to $2 trillion of economic benefit globally. These things are not general purpose... [Lire la suite]