snydeq writes: The far-out future of Internet-enabled sensors and objects promises big business benefits — and it's not as far off as you think, InfoWorld reports. 'Resource monitoring, usage pattern tracking, just-in-time delivery of goods and services — some IoT pioneers have launched or are deploying projects, and they're seeing positive results. But if your organization is looking to explore IoT as a business strategy, be warned that a number of technical and administrative challenges await you. Here's a look at the opportunities, hurdles, and new skills required to make the most of this intersection of Web-enabled physical objects and the deluge of data they will bring.'
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