Internet of Everything (IoE) Value Index

JOSEPH BRADLEY, JEFF LOUCKS, JAMES MACAULAY, ANDY | March 1, 2016

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The Internet of Everything is not the Internet of tomorrow, it’s the Internet of today. Cisco’s IoE Value Index study estimates that IoE is already poised to generate at least $613 billion in global corporate profits during calendar year 2013. Global executives anticipate job growth and wage increases as a result of IoE, along with improvements in information security. Nearly half of executives surveyed in the study think IoE will lead to higher wages at their companies, and one-third believe it will drive higher employment levels in their firms. In addition, 50 percent feel IoE will make their information more secure.

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