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The Internet of Things Comes to Business

by Mary Shacklett

The Internet of Things (IoT) is coming into play in a wide variety of industries, including transportation, health care, and factory maintenance. Here are 10 ways that IoT’s inroads are finding success.

Mary Shacklett writes, “Many companies are still engaged in proofs of concept to see where the [IoT] can bring value to their operations and strategies, but a number of IoT apps have already taken root in a cross-section of industry sectors and are producing favorable business impact.”

Among Shacklett’s 10 examples are:

  • Transportation infrastructure;
  • Logistics tracking and performance; and
  • Home and business energy monitoring.

Continue reading for the full list of successful IoT inroads into business.


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