18. July 2016 · Comments Off on 8 out of 10 IoT projects fail even before they are launched · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

8 out of 10 IoT projects fail even before they are launched. The startling piece of statistic will make any IT leader shudder with trepidation. And it takes on an even more alarming dimension when viewed against another significant piece of statistic. A recent survey by research agency Gartner reveals that 43% of organizations are using or plan to implement the Internet of Things in 2016. IoT projects are sprouting like mushrooms after the fresh spring rain. But will these projects go down the rabbit hole? “Yes,” says Ganesh Ramamoorthy, Principal Research Analyst, Gartner. “8 out of 10 IoT projects fail even before they are launched,” he proclaims.

Source: 8 out of 10 IoT projects fail even before they are launched | ET CIO

26. April 2016 · Comments Off on As UX meets IoT, the need for screens will go away  · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

There are two forces at work in today’s IT infrastructure, coming from two different directions. On one end, there is the drive toward enhanced user experience (UX), fueled by the need to achieve greater cohesion between applications and the people who use them, or even a greater sense of satisfaction and joy among users.On the other side of the world, there is the emerging Internet of Things (IoT), in which devices, sensors, applications and anything else you can think of are accepting or generating data to provide situational awareness.

Source: As UX meets IoT, the need for screens will go away | ZDNet

19. April 2016 · Comments Off on IOT will drive technology outside of IT · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

For the last several decades, the locus of technological power and control within businesses has resided in the IT department. IT has bought and managed the technology that people use on their desks, as well as hardware and software that drives today’s data centers, and enables connections to and services within the cloud.

But all of that is about to change.

Source: IOT will drive technology outside of IT – TechSpot

02. February 2016 · Comments Off on 16 facts you should know about the IoT in 2016 · Categories: News · Tags: ,

Everyone in IT loves milestones. The first…, the most…, the best…, the biggest… you name it! Innovation in general, and more specifically technology, attempt to constantly achieve new heights and surpass previous records. The IoT is the smart kid in class, the most gifted offspring of all technological fields and is destined to engulf everything technological, making Cisco’s claim true: the Internet of Everything is inching closer every day. 2016 will see an astonishing 39% more connected elements in the

Source: 16 facts you should know about the IoT in 2016 | m2m Telefónica

01. February 2016 · Comments Off on One in four executives say Internet of Things is already delivering, survey finds · Categories: News · Tags: , , , ,

Most executives have high hopes for the so-called Internet of Things (IoT), which is still relatively new on the scene. Interestingly, close to one in four companies say IoT is already delivering some form of business value. That’s the key takeaway from a survey of 200 IT and business leaders released by TEKsystems, an IT staffing company. The survey finds close to one in four organizations (22%) have reached the stage where IoT initiatives “are having a substantial impact” on their businesses.

Source: One in four executives say Internet of Things is already delivering, survey finds | ZDNet