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Synergies Arise at the Intersection of Smart Machines, the Internet of Things and Digital Business

Published: 12 August 2014

ID: G00269139

Analyst(s): Tom Austin


Smart machines and the Internet of Things create opportunities for disruption and competitive advantage that organizations pursuing a digital business strategy can exploit. Six recent Gartner publications support this conclusion.

Table Of Contents


  • Smart Machines Are Emerging for a Multitude of Uses
  • What Are Smart Machines?
  • Why You Should Care
  • The Intersection of Smart Machines, the Internet of Things and Digital Business Creates Some of the Biggest Opportunities

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