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Here are 5 facts about Internet of Things (IoT)

Blogginlägg   •   Jul 08, 2016 09:19 CEST

Connected devices are growing fast and IoT plays an important integral role in our society advancing modern businesses and our everyday life.

5 facts about Internet of Things (IoT):

  1. The term first appeared in 1999 by Kevin Ashton. (source)
  2. By 2020 the market value of IoT can reach $19 trillion. (source)
  3. Cars were equipped with Internet connectivity by only 10% in 2012. Nonetheless, experts estimate that 90% of cars will be connected to internet by 2020.
  4. There are more internet connected things than the world’s population.
    During 2008 the number of things connected to the internet exceeded the number of people on earth (source).
  5. IoT connected devices reached 13,4 billion by 2015. According to Juniper Research the number will grow and reach 38,5 billion devices by 2020.