Category Archives: Internet of Things

8 New Technologies Driven by Plummeting Costs of Computing, Storage, and Networking

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IoT Leaders and Market Opportunities

Source: Forrester (HT: PTC) Industrial applications are set to be the core focus for IoT Managed Security Service Providers (MSSPs) with ABI Research forecasting overall market revenues to increase fivefold and top $11 billion in 2021. ABI Research forecasts that … Continue reading

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Internet of Things (IoT) Forecasts

See 7 Trends of IoT in 2017 Juniper Research forecasts that the number of connected IoT (Internet of Things) devices, sensors and actuators will reach over 46 billion in 2021. This 200% increase, from 2016, will be driven in large part … Continue reading

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Pressed Data: Best of 2016

  In Pressed Data, my Forbes.com column, I try to chronicle the evolution of digital technologies, their business impact, and the people behind the innovations, business models, and new ideas. In 2016, I covered artificial intelligence—the 60-year-old new new thing, … Continue reading

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Blockchain and the IoT

Every update to the blockchain is globally replicated with redundancy and indisputable fault tolerance. Source: Blockgeeks See also Postscapes channel on Blockchains and the IoT

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81% of US companies will have deployed IoT by 2018

Source: I-Scoop Machina Research: In summer 2016 Machina Research commissioned a study of 420 business decision makers familiar with their company’s use and planned use of the Internet of Things (IoT) to optimize their business operations or to build intelligent, Internet … Continue reading

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The market for smart lighting and connected lighting controls to reach more than $12 billion by 2020

IHS Markit: The world market for smart lighting and connected lighting controls was valued at $6 billion in 2015, and is forecast to more than double in size by 2020, according to a new report from IHS Markit. The smart … Continue reading

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