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China Summary Translation: 'Exploit Enterprise Architecture to Guide IoT Deployments at Scale'

Published: 27 July 2017

ID: G00328216

Analyst(s): Brady Wang, Dale Kutnick


Many enterprises and their business units are accelerating Internet of Things deployments as part of their digital business strategy. CIOs integrating and deploying these often diverse initiatives at scale should utilize enterprise architecture disciplines to drive long-term business benefits.

Table Of Contents



Exploit Enterprise Architecture to Guide IoT Deployments at Scale

  • Key Findings
  • Recommendations


  • IoT Deployments at Scale Require Enterprise Architecture
  • Key Development Steps
  • IoT at Scale Demands an Economic Model/Architecture
  • IoT Necessitates Collaboration, Ideation and Innovation
  • Large-Scale IoT Projects Will Often Require New Business Models
  • IoT Initiatives Must Contain EA Perspectives
    • Business Architecture
    • Information Architecture
    • Solutions Architecture
    • Technical Architecture
    • Security Architecture
  • Bottom Line

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