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2015 Planning Guide Overview: Architecting IT for IoT Using Cloud, Mobile, and Big Data

Published: 07 October 2014

ID: G00264339

Analyst(s): Drue Reeves


The Internet of Things and its ultraconnected nature are driving a wave of technological and business change. IT organizations must prepare by building the Digitally Intelligent IT Architecture: an architecture that is cloud and mobile first, is self-conducting, and produces actionable intelligence.

Table Of Contents

Introduction and Industry Overview

  • Digitally Intelligent IT Architecture and Bimodal IT

Mobile-First Approach

  • Why Mobile First
  • How Mobile First

Cloud-First Approach

  • Why Cloud First
  • How Cloud First

Self-Conducting Infrastructure

  • Why Self-Conducting Infrastructure
  • How Self-Conducting Infrastructure

Produces Actionable Intelligence

  • Why Actionable Intelligence
  • How Actionable Intelligence

Setting Priorities

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