Everything connected by the Internet of Things
Intelligent systems that connect to one another will seen be part of every new product; for example, an intruder alarm connecting your home to your mobile telephone. The collective name for these systems is the Internet of Things (IoT). Absolutely anything can be connected; machines, vehicles, household appliances, shoes, furniture, clocks and,not least, people. The business opportunities are legion, as are the challenges in areas such as privacy and security.