Internet of Things (IoT) is transforming business across industries by enabling companies to track systems remotely, providing real time data to doctors during surgery, automating maintenance systems for apartments and much more. Adoption of IoT has gone through the roof in 2017. In fact, Gartner reports predict that there will be 8.4 billion connected things in use by the end of the 2018.
In 2018, IoT will dominate and drive business transformation. It will become central to enterprise functions and redefine the world of security. Cloud computing is going to augur well for the IoT world by providing the means for delivering resource as a service. With large amounts of data being predicted through IoT applications, integration with cloud computing will provide cost effective and on-demand scaling to organizations like never before.