. https://www.versa-networks.com/blog/sd-wan-optimizes-ecosystem-makes-iot-work/
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If the Internet is a network of networks, IoT is the ecosystem of everything network-connected. IoT encompasses the dynamic interaction between devices, sensors, actuators, applications, data, storage and networks There are many reasons why IoT is exploding. One of the biggest factors is digital transformation, which has become widespread among virtually all enterprises and service providers. A key driver of digital transformation is its ability to optimize the customer experience, capture data for business intelligence, and make informed decisions from data analysis. IoT is a critical enabler for these drivers, whether it’s software that monitors the customer experience in retail, or devices that monitor a patient’s heart for healthcare. IoT traffic has already surpassed user traffic, with literally billions of devices sending data from their edge locations to clouds and corporate data centers throughout the world. IoT is expected to grow in the trillions of dollars over the next few years, from medical devices, wearables and connected cars, to industrial devices and smart homes. According to IHS Markit, the number of connected IoT devices worldwide will increase 12 percent on average annually, from 27 billion in 2017, to 125 billion by 2030. READ MORE