Gartner Research

Aligning IT, IoT and Operational Technology Investments Primer for 2016

Published: 21 January 2016

ID: G00293006

Analyst(s): Kristian Steenstrup , Jorge Lopez


Digital business in industries that use plants and equipment requires the integration of OT with IT systems and the Internet of Things. Gartner's 2016 research will help CIOs solve strategic, technical and organizational challenges.

Table Of Contents



  • Top Challenges and How Gartner Can Help
    • How can IT, OT and the IoT be used for digital business?
    • How can CIOs address the technical challenges of combining and using the information generated by IT, OT and the IoT?
    • What processes and organizational changes are required by the use of IT, OT and the IoT in digital business?

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  • Suggested First Steps
  • Essential Reading

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