Secrets to IoT Success from the World's Leading MNOs
In interviews with MNO representatives located across the globe, Forrester found that organizations should look at IoT as a customer-centric opportunity while remaining focused on the bigger picture.
- There have been few runaway IoT success stories to date: Challenges have included unconvincing use cases, overemphasis on technology as a stumbling block, objective fragmentation and misalignment as well as the ever-present security concerns.
- We’re currently seeing next generation IoT solutions emerge: IoT is ideally incorporated as part of digital transformation efforts, based on clear business objectives.
- Cellular is on the rise as connectivity of choice for IoT technology: Cellular IoT can offer better security, bandwidth, and coverage, built on the acceleration of 5G networks.
- The recommended way forward for successful IoT solutions: Organisations need to boost open innovation, using lean, agile, and design thinking methods. There’s a focus on developing the right IoT partner ecosystem and designing for a platform-based approach.