The Internet of Things
Extracting Business Value in South Africa
Author: Dr Mira Slavova
Posted: May 2, 2017
Source: GIBS News
With over 9 billion connected devices in 2015 and estimates that this may grow to between 25 billion and 50 billion by 2025, soon enough internet nodes are bound to reside in the most familiar everyday things such as food packaging, home appliances and vehicles. For business, the opportunities are two-fold: IoT technologies are already used to transform business processes, for example through improved utilisation of assets; or alternatively they are capable of enabling new business models, allowing new entrants and innovative incumbents to gain a competitive advantage. Click Here for more and to view the complete white paper.