The Internet of Things and Change - Will You Be Ready For The M2M World?
This guest post comes from my colleague, Joseph A di Paolantonio. His coverage of the Internet of Things is part of Constellation Research's Data to Decisions business theme. Click for Full Size SVG Will You Be Ready For the M2M World? The Internet of Things, the Connected World, the Smart Planet… All these [...]
Everything You Need To Know About The Internet Of Things
A few months ago I wrote a post called, A Simple Explanation Of The Internet Of Things where I tried to provide some clarity around what this new connected world means for all of us. In the article I mentioned some of the driving forces behind this. "Broadband Internet is become more [...]
I received a lot of feedback on an article I wrote a few months ago about changing the way we perceive the “Things” in the Internet of Things (IoT). The gist of my argument was that we should start treating these “Things” more like people -- in the sense of thinking about them the way you would think about an employee hired to fulfill a specific function. Our perception of smart “Things” needs to be “people-ified,” if you will.
It's Official: The Internet Of Things Takes Over Big Data As The Most Hyped Technology
Gartner released last week its latest Hype Cycle for Emerging Technologies. Last year, big data reigned supreme, at what Gartner calls the “peak of inflated expectations.” But now big data has moved down the “trough of disillusionment,” replaced by the Internet of Things at the top of the hype cycle. [...]