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Getting your IT network ready for IoT

Graham Immerman
December 20, 2017

Making the transition to IoT technologies is a process, and MachineMetrics is here for you every step of the way. One part of that transition is working with IT to get your network ready. This includes gateways, storage for big data, and security. MachineMetrics knows exactly how to help you make this transition seamless and secure. "Clearly, the potential of IoT to change the face of entire industries is significant, but its success will ultimately come down to how effectively IT infrastructures are managed as ever more devices – or ‘things’ – are added to the network." Let us help you do it the right way so you can start reaping the benefits. 

7 ways to prepare an IT network for the Internet of ThingsSource: http://www.information-age.com

The Internet of Things (IoT) is already starting to affect the way industries function. IT administrators in every sector are keeping a close eye on each stage of its development, and considering its potential to change the course of their profession. But the growth of IoT makes it increasingly difficult to ensure a consistently reliable network infrastructure. With such a wide range of devices to incorporate into the network, system administrators must recognise that putting in place proper procedures that guarantee the safety of their organisation’s IT infrastructure is crucial. The potential benefits of IoT are significant, nowhere more so than in industries with a large number and range of possible devices to include on the network. Consider the healthcare industry as an example – devices from pacemakers to hearing aids can be connected via IoT. Read More

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