By 2021 the number of devices in the Internet of things will triple, exceeding 46 billion
Analysts at Juniper Research believe that in coming years the Internet of things will grow rapidly. In 2021 the number of devices in the Internet of things will have tripled compared with the year 2016 and will exceed 46 billion In the largest extent this will contribute to reducing the cost of the hardware. Experts predict Juniper within the specified period, the average cost to «magic» level of $ 1 per connection.
Experts forecasts warn that the growth of the Internet of things will not be smooth. Neither the providers nor the users are not ready for widespread deployment. Most of databases and systems analysts are just not adapted to the stage, which Juniper Research called Big Data 2.0. Another area requiring attention called information security.
Source: Juniper Research