IoT Roundup: 28 Billion Devices Predicted by 2020
The Internet of Things is getting bigger, with a predicted 26 billion objects talking to the internet and to one another by 2020. Data centers in particular need to make sure that their infrastructure is robust enough to support so many connected things.
In other IoT news, Palo Alto CEO Mark McLaughlin talked about his high hopes for a safe, secure connected IoT, and manufacturing company PTC has bought its third company in 18 months, aiming to learn all there is to know about predictive maintenance for warehouses, medical facilities, and factories.
Can data centers keep up with Internet of Things workloads?
The Internet of Things (IoT) “explosion” will be a major driver of technology investments over the next decade, and although the billions of connected things will capture much of the attention, investments in the data center will be critical for IoT services to reach their full potential. That’s according to new research from International Data …