Hype Cycle for the Internet of Things, 2015

Archived Published: 21 July 2015 ID: G00272399

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The Internet of Things has the potential to transform industries and the way we live and work. This Hype Cycle helps enterprises assess the levels of risk, maturity and hype that are associated with a transformative trend.

Table of Contents

  • Analysis
    • What You Need to Know
    • The Hype Cycle
      • Have a Clear Objective
      • Connect to Your Things
      • Assemble Your IoT Business Solution
      • Drive Value via Analytics
    • The Priority Matrix
    • Off the Hype Cycle
    • On the Rise
      • Internet of Things Authentication
      • Digital Security
      • Licensing and Entitlement Management
      • Energy Harvesting
      • IoT-Enabled ERP
      • IoT Business Solutions
      • Things as Customers
      • Wearable User Interface in Logistics
      • Operational Intelligence Platforms
      • Connected Home
      • IoT Platform
      • Real-Time Analytics
    • At the Peak
      • Embedded Software and Systems Security
      • Wide-Area IoT Networks
      • Event Stream Processing
      • IoT Architecture
      • Quantified Self
      • IT/OT Integration
      • iBeacons and Bluetooth Beacons
      • Internet of Things
      • Predictive Analytics
      • Smart Transportation
      • Wearables
      • Low-Cost Development Boards
      • Home Energy Management/Consumer Energy Management
      • IT/OT Alignment
    • Sliding Into the Trough
      • Automobile IP Nodes
      • Cloud MOM Services
      • Personal Health Management Tools
      • Operational Technology Platform Convergence
      • Operational Technology Security
      • Big Data
      • High-Performance Message Infrastructure
      • Managed Machine-to-Machine Communication Services
    • Climbing the Slope
      • Enterprise Manufacturing Intelligence
    • Appendixes
      • Hype Cycle Phases, Benefit Ratings and Maturity Levels
  • Gartner Recommended Reading
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