Internet of Things

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Why IoT standards might not really matter for enterprises

With all the talk about connected refrigerators, light bulbs, thermostats and garage doors, the mass market would be forgiven for thinking that consumer companies developed the concept of the Internet of Things. But only in the last five years or so has the technology made its way into the consumer realm.

News Scan: Number of IoT devices will triple to 38.5 billion; Twitter earnings statement reveals 61% revenue increase; More

The top news stories for July 29, 2015.

News Scan: Technicolor to acquire Cisco Connected Devices unit; Most organizations still have inadequate BYOD policies; More

The top news stories for July 24, 2015.

Spotlight: Industrial IoT startup Sensity raises $36M in Cisco-led funding round

Sensity Systems, a startup that makes light sensory networks for industrial applications of the Internet of Things, has raised $36 million in its latest funding round led by Cisco.

News Scan: OPM seeks top IT project managers; IoT reaches $11.1 trillion in value; More

The top news stories for July 7, 2015.

Infographic offers advice on preparing for the future with IoT

For the benefit of CIOs that want to know what the exploding tech trend means to them, the New Jersey Institute of Technology has prepared an infographic on the Internet of Things and "How to Prepare for the Future."

News Scan: Is the Internet of Things over-hyped?; Attention IT managers: Mainframers need your love too; More.

The top news stories for June 30, 2015.

New studies confirm explosion of IoT data, security worries

FierceCIO recently reported on how the IoT could change everything for IT, and new studies confirm just how amazingly large the IoT is becoming already.

IoT apps are indeed producing revenue, but at what cost to IT?

IoT is proving its worth to a growing number of organizations, with nearly two-thirds of IoT apps generating revenue. Still, the majority of app developers feel restricted by tight budgets, short-staffing and insuffienent tools to do it right.

The Internet of Things could change everything for IT

No doubt the trend know as the Internet of Things carries with it lots of hype. Still, the IoT has the potential to change "everything," including for IT.