84% of businesses, both large and small, stated their adoption and use of IoT had grown – with an impressive 95% of adopters and users achieving tangible benefits from their deployments.
Now in its fifth year, the Vodafone IoT Barometer 2017/18 paints a fascinating picture of the rapidly maturing IoT market. With responses from 1,278 enterprises and public sector executives across 8 industries in 13 countries, it charts changing attitudes, business drivers and shows, almost without exception, that those investing more in IoT are seeing the biggest gains.
Whether you’re an established user or just starting on your journey, the Vodafone IoT Barometer 2017/18 is an essential guide to what’s happening in your sector, and where it’s headed.
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“Looking back over the five years of the Barometer, it’s amazing to see how far we’ve come, and I can honestly say, there’s never been a more exciting time to be involved in IoT.”
Director, Internet of Things, Vodafone
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Charting the evolution of IoT since the inaugural Vodafone IoT Barometer in 2013
Five years ago, just 12% of organisations had launched IoT projects – deploying solutions for a variety of tasks – from improving asset management to vehicle tracking. Five years on, and the game has changed.
Adoption now stands at 29%, with IoT technologies and devices sitting at the heart of business transformation. We’re seeing IoT integrated with line-of-business CRM and ERP systems to streamline workflows and improve customer experience. It’s supporting new levels of decision-making through integrations with data analytics applications, and adding value across the business in many different ways.
To see how IoT can be a powerful catalyst for transformation in your business, download the report.