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Devices on Net to Top 6 Billion in 2014

2/13/2014 08:25 PM EST
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goafrit
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Re: Direct Connections Only?
goafrit   3/3/2014 7:21:13 PM
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>> 
I'm thinking this is couting only devices directly connected to the Internet and not counting things like sensors and controllers which connect via a gateway or other aggregation device.

I think they are counting everything - directly or indirectly. But you made a good point. I have a small "gateway" at home, how many devices should be counted for my home if all goes through it?

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Re: Future dataspeed
goafrit   3/3/2014 7:23:14 PM
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>> True!...Going forward, the need for "always-connected" would be a key factor...especially for the future IoT world.

It is the lowest level now. There is no going back as people are expecting everything to be hooked to the web. Any market research that does not capture that certainly has a faulty hypothesis. The world will be networked and there is a huge market in that space.

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Re: On net with on net software upgrade
Kinnar   3/4/2014 6:01:04 AM
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@goafrit, this should not be the case of much worry as the device inelegance will not be putting in this kind of tough situation. There will be always local intelligence will be there, otherwise that device will not survive in the market because of lack of acceptance by the users.

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