The Internet of Things signifies fully connected value chains as well as secure machine-to-machine communication – independent of the industry, with maximum availability and security. Smartphones and wearables like data goggles make people part of this network.
Autonomous driving? Smart garbage cans? The future is connected, but the road to the future is stony. Why pilot projects are indispensable, if IoT applications are to function smoothly on a large scale in the near future.
According to the IT security expert Bruce Schneier, the consequences of unrestricted connectivity in the Internet of Things could be devastating. In the interview, he calls for greater security for the Internet of Things (IoT).