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How to Address the Top Five IoT Challenges With Enterprise Architecture

Published: 22 November 2016

ID: G00317245

Analyst(s): Mike Walker , Nick Jones , Leif-Olof Wallin


The Internet of Things revolutionizes markets and the way businesses operate. With the diversity of IoT technologies and uses, enterprise architecture and technology innovation leaders must devise an IoT architecture strategy that identifies business opportunities while limiting the risks.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Adopt Ideation-Based Approaches to Exploit the IoT's Potential
  • Create Business Scenarios for the Use of IoT Technologies
  • Manage Risks by Devising IoT Information Architecture
  • Partner With Other Roles to Develop an Interoperability Strategy
  • Focus on Providing a Good User Experience

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