At Long Last, IoT is Breaking Down Walls Between IT, OT
August 08, 2019 / Joe Brooker
With an influx of investment in digital factories, the playing field is changing and the ROI for digitizing production is becoming ever more apparent. However, restraints, such as company size and a disconnect between IT and OT, means the road to a successful digital transformation is one very few will be able to do alone. Partnerships are going to be key. Cisco reported in 2017 that only 26% of companies had an IoT initiative they consider a complete success. This is an intimidating figure if you’re a small company that cannot spare the time and the resources to undertake an IoT initiative with the risk of failure.