What are connected devices?
Physical objects that can connect with each other and other systems across the internet are called connected devices. They can be anything like traditional computers, laptops, smart devices, smart phones to a wide range of other devices that are household or operational on a business level like cooling systems, vehicles, health and fitness equipment.
Importance of connected devices
Connected systems that are managed properly offer significant value to business by delivering business-critical insights. These insights deal with the data collected from these devices, which are then analyzed based on metrics and parameters to improve decision-making. Connected devices offer revenue-generating opportunities and offer potential models to improve and develop new models.
How does connected devices work?
Connected devices usually communicate with each other via the internet. These devices are sometimes fitted with sensors, chips, microprocessors collect data and share it with other devices and systems which can be monitored and controlled remotely.