Right now, the Internet is largely a human-to-human affair. That is, we humans use various devices to do things via the Internet. Soon, all sorts of devices that we never imagined would be Internet-enabled will start to come online and connect with one another. The ability for these devices to talk to other devices is colloquially known as the “Internet of Things” and 2014 promises to be a transformative year.
Among C-level executives at product manufacturers and businesses in general, the Internet of Things (IoT) will be transitioning from “what and why” to “when and how.”