IoT has significant impact on almost every vertical, including automobile, healthcare, manufacturing, supply chain, retail, construction, and oil and gas industries. The success of turning an IoT pilot into a fully integrated and scaled opportunity often relies on the choices made at the very start of the project. The secure management of increasingly diverse enterprise devices, such as sensor end points, sensor hubs, gateways and servers, will play a critical role in your IoT deployment. Finding the right partner and device management solution sets the scope of your investment. The devices layer is the most important component of an IoT solution. Devices are the starting point of the IoT and they’re often very constrained in terms of size or power supply; distributed across multiple locations. For most businesses, the installation costs for smart devices or retrofitted sensors on end devices can represent a significant level of investment. 86% of businesses who started on IoT projects in 2016 reported device management as their.