Internet connected devices to hit 25 bln by 2020 – study

Tuesday 11 November 2014 | 14:45 CET | News
The number of internet connected devices, or "things", in use worldwide will reach 4.9 billion in 2015, up 30 percent from 2014, and will reach 25 billion by 2020, according to a new report from Gartner. The sudden expansion of the Internet of Things (IoT) will have a disruptive impact across all industries and all areas of society, as consumers, businesses, city authorities, hospitals and many other entities find new ways in which to exploit the technology. As a result, IoT will support total services spending of USD 69.5 billion in 2015 and USD 263 billion by 2020, predicts Gartner. The

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