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Turning the Long Tail Around in the IoT – A Guest Blogpost in Sandhill.com

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30th November

A growing number of Internet of Things (IoT) vendors are teetering on the edge of Gartner’s “peak of inflated expectations” and risk falling into the “trough of disillusionment” in Gartner’s Hype Cycle because of slower-than-expected IoT adoption in 2015.

Rather than face another frustrating year, I think there’s an opportunity to jumpstart corporate IoT initiatives in 2016 by turning around the “long-tail” idea.

Click here to read my latest commentary in Sandhill.com about Turning the Long Tail around in the IoT.

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