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A Primer for Building Resilience and Security Into Internet of Things Solution Architecture

Published: 20 September 2016

ID: G00297738

Analyst(s): Ramon Krikken


The scale and diversity of IoT technology pose a sizable security challenge. Strong practices and architecture, focusing on the IoT edge in particular, are critical to managing digital business risk. This document provides a primer for technical professionals who are new to IoT security.

Table Of Contents


  • Resilience by Design for the IoT
    • Understanding the Concept of Resilience
    • Designing for Resilience
    • Incorporating Resilience Into IoT Security Architecture
  • Strengths
  • Weaknesses


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