The Interesting Future of Things
John Cook, Association of Passive Optical LAN member and President, Enterprise IT, VT Group, writes about the impending boom of Internet of Things (IoT) in his article for the November issue of Network Communications News.
Cook writes, “According to APOLAN’s Passive Optical LAN: The Perfect Partner for the Internet of Things, a recent Gartner report predicts the total amount of connected devices will reach 20 billion by 2020. In just a short amount of time, the number of connected gadgets and products will be three times greater than the current population. This staggering statistic is made possible due to the IoT expanding to keep pace with the acceleration in technology.”
Read the full article here.