Half a Billion and still going Strong: 425 million IP connected devices in US


The news piece caught my attention almost immediately. Half a billion mark has already been triumphed in US. Yes…I am talking about IP connected devices in US homes. To be specific, I am talking about the number being 425 million, says NDP Group. No wonder, IP is one of the most talked about phenomenon since the World Wide Web. This Internet of Things is gaining popularity, with more and more new users; be it individual or enterprises alike. We are captivated by the charm of it. Be it the cost factor, minimal investment, flexibility, best-of-the-features, calls-on-the-go…you name it, you got it. In general, it is being estimated that we will be witnessing up to 100 billion Internet-connected objects by 2020.

The figure is based on surveys with 4,000 US consumers in the fourth quarter of 2012. The number of installed and internet connected devices includes those that deliver broadband applications…

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