In a parallel universe, Information Technology (IT) has been embracing modern breakthroughs such as cloud computing, mobility and the power of analytics. Some of us who have been fortunate to lead IT-driven digital business transformations have been amazed at the lack of seamless interaction between the two worlds. The missing link has been a robust Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) platform. The principles and decades of learnings from OT can be applied to other emerging IoT areas, such as connected vehicles, smart cities and smart buildings that rely on the perception (sense and respond) layer !
Fouad Bendris’s insight:
The right Industrial Internet of Things platform is an enabler for making IT and OT convergence a reality …
Source:: Strategy & Governance