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The 2016 Internet of Things ‘Landscape’ Wall Chart, by @mattturck #IoT #IoTuesday

This ‘landscape’ poster by Matt Turck (and others) slots the logos of IoT companies into Applications, Platforms & Enablement, and Building Blocks, further subdividing them into their respective fields (hat tip for the Adafruit inclusion in Building Blocks->Hardware->Parts/Kits!). I will admit some (many!) of them I have never heard of before, – but it’s equally interesting to consider some of the companies associated with these sectors becoming increasingly common household names. Read more here at Matt’s blog.

Internet-of-Things-2016

Just as for the Big Data world, the annual update to our Internet of Things Landscape (scroll below for the 2016 version) is a great opportunity to check in on the industry. In 2013, we were trying to make sense of the Internet of Things; in late 2014, it seemed that the IoT had reached escape velocity. In 2016, the IoT space continues to hold considerable promise, but equally, and unsurprisingly, there’s no shortage of obstacles – there is a long road ahead and this trend will unfold over many years, possibly decades.

Read more here.


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