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Internet of Things (IoT): The Need for Vendors to Address Security

By Dick Weisinger

By the end of this year there will be 5.8 billion Internet of Things (IoT) endpoints, according to Gartner. And depending on how IoT devices are counted the number is even higher. Statista, for example, estimates the device count for

AI + IoT = Automating and Analyzing Data Collection

By Dick Weisinger

The Internet of Things (IoT) refers to total of all devices connected to the Internet, a number that McKinsey says is growing by 127 every second. As of 2019, the IoT market was worth $1.7 trillion. IoT is huge, but

IoT and Blockchain: Components of a New Computing Stack

By Dick Weisinger

While business applications are moving to a centralized-computing paradigm with the cloud, IoT is moving in a different direction, one that focuses on decentralized edge computing. Decentralized IoT alone has issues related to security and data privacy when many devices

Disposable IoT: A world of Single-Use Devices

By Dick Weisinger

IoT isn’t only about connecting devices like smarphones and self-driving cars. The miniaturization of electronics and the shrinking cost to produce them will power the popularity of at least a portion of the growing Internet of Things (IoT) market. Low-cost

Internet of Things: Drop in Sensor Costs Drive IoT as a new Mega-Trend

By Dick Weisinger

Global spending on the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to reach $745 billion this year and to go beyond $1 trillion by 2022, according to IDC. Sensors alone had a market size of $9.6 billion in 2018 and are