The Internet of Things no longer suffers from being abstract; its growth has been phenomenal. But could this growth spurt be its downfall too?
Soon, there will be seven times more data-generating devices on the planet than there are human beings. And that number just keeps growing. The latest stats out of Juniper Research put the projected number of connected IoT (Internet of Things) sensors and devices to grow to more than 50 billion by 2022, up from today’s paltry 21 billion devices — or 140% growth.