Gartner Research

Make the Best of Your IoT Consortia Engagement

Published: 28 July 2017

ID: G00325072

Analyst(s): Alexander Hoeppe , Saniye Alaybeyi


Many organizations join consortia with hopes of accelerating their IoT initiatives, but are never able to realize expected business benefits. This research highlights best practices to help CIOs maximize value from their consortia engagement.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Coordinate and Manage Consortia Engagement to Maximize Value From Consortia Outputs
  • Be Active in Consortia Working Groups to Drive Standards and Shape Outputs by Assigning Staff to Areas of Interest for the Business
  • Utilize Consortia Standards, Reference Architectures and Implementations, Use Cases, and Testbeds to Accelerate Digitalization Initiatives

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