internet of things

Small Devices Will Play a Huge Role in the Future IoT – Business Intelligence Article

The Internet of Things (IOT) is growing at an unprecedented pace. By the end of next year, utility companies are expected to spend around $120 billion on IOT technologies. McKinsey estimates that spending on ICT-based IOT products alone will exceed $580 billion. This means that the annual growth rate for this market will be between 7% and 15%. The changes in the market are clearly impressive. However, it is easy to miss some of the nuances with many IOT market…

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SAP Analytics – Emerging Tech and the Digital Supply Chain – Business Intelligence Article

Part 1 in the 3-part series “Digital Supply Chain for a Digital Economy“ At SAP, we define an intelligent enterprise as an organization that uses data to achieve higher value outcomes—faster and with less risk. Sounds simple enough, no? But if you aspire to become an intelligent enterprise, where do you start? Look no further than your supply chain. Supply chain processes are ripe for change—especially if you plan on surviving in the digital economy. The fact is, in a complex, globalized, digital…

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Eight Predictions for the Internet of Things (IoT) in 2018 – Business Intelligence Article

As 2017 comes to a close, some of us at SAP put our heads together to predict the trends we think we’ll see in the Internet of Things space for the next 12 months. Here they are, in no particular order: 1)The IoT Hype Is Over—But the Trough of Disillusionment Typically Precedes Mainstream Adoption. Customers have by now generally accepted IoT as a main driver of digital transformation. However, in 2018, they will be looking for business value and outcomes…

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