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Over 40% of firms to use IoT by end of the year - survey

Friday 4 March 2016 | 09:29 CET | News
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Fewer than 29 percent of companies are using IoT at present and 14 percent plant to do so by the end of the year, according to a November 2015 survey by Gartner that questioned 465 businesses in eighteen sectors around the world. Another 21 percent of respondents expect to start using IoT in 2017. The researcher cites cost savings and better customer service opportunities as the main drivers for companies adopting IoT. Growth is set be be led by utilities, oil and gas companies. The remaining up to 38 percent said they had no IoT plans and 9 percent said IoT was irrelevant to their

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