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Internet of Things (IoT): Businesses to Spend Nearly $1 Trillion on IoT in 2017

By Dick Weisinger

Businesses are increasingly using the Internet of Things (IoT). A recent survey by Gartner found that about one third of IoT applications are driven by businesses; the remaining two thirds are consumer driven. Popular applications include smart buildings, automotive and healthcare.

Edge Computing: Cloud Latency Can’t Support Real-Time IoT and AI Apps

By Dick Weisinger

Is the Cloud the ultimate solution?  Many of the benefits of the cloud can be alluring. Security has long been a pain point, but cloud security is increasingly less of an issue, and security has been steadily improving. One issue

Internet of Things (IoT): Redesigning Networks to Support Ever Growing Data Transmissions

By Dick Weisinger

New standards are brewing for the wireless transmission of data by Internet of Things (IoT) devices. Roughly 6.4 billion objects are online and communicating with IT addresses. In 2013 networks transmitted 113.4 ZB and are expected to generate as much as 403

Internet of Things: Annual Global Spending on IoT Edging Quickly Towards $1 Trillion

By Dick Weisinger

The Internet of Things (IoT) is spreading fast.  A recent IDC report predicts that by 2020 that the Internet of Things (IoT) annual global sales will exceed $1.29 trillion.  In 2016, global IoT spending was $737 billion, which includes investments in

Fog and Edge Computing: Network Architectures that Decentralize IoT Data Collection

By Dick Weisinger

Many applications have been built with a client-server model that centralizes most of the processing and data storage on a central server.  But if huge numbers of clients are added to the network, the model breaks down when the server becomes overloaded