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Market Trends: 4 Prevalent Types of Ecosystems in a Divided IoT Market

Published: 16 August 2019

ID: G00387128

Analyst(s): Milly Xiang


Technology and service providers require strong knowledge of IoT ecosystem evolution to guide their ecosystem decisions and strategy. Those failing to adapt and evolve are unlikely to prosper in the future, and many may even fail to survive.

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Market Trend

  • IoT Is a Divided Market
  • IoT Ecosystems Are Living Entities
    • IoT End-Customer Requirements Determine the Effectiveness of Ecosystem Types
    • The Evolution Toward Data-Centric and a Meshlike Supply-Demand Business Ecosystem Relationship

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