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Predicts 2019: IoT Will Drive Profound Changes to Your Core Business Applications and IT Infrastructure

Published: 13 December 2018

ID: G00359452

Analyst(s): Alfonso Velosa , Benoit Lheureux , Bob Gill , Eric Goodness , Jim Robinson , Ted Friedman


It is hard to overestimate the depth and breadth of IoT’s impact on business applications and distributed IT infrastructure. Application leaders should invest in the requisite skills needed to support IoT-enabled applications, IoT edge computing and other emerging IoT-driven changes.

Table Of Contents


  • What You Need to Know
  • Strategic Planning Assumptions
  • A Look Back

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