The Internet of Things ReportJuly 26, 2013 Posted by: Russ MacTough
In our in-depth report on the Internet of Things (IoT), we analyze the state of the IoT market. Using our proprietary financial intelligence, we. examine the key drivers, challenges and opportunities for companies in the IoT space The report was developed as part of SVB Analytics strategic advisory service, which provides investors and entrepreneurs with an assessment of a company's value in support of acquisitions, mergers, investments, and other strategic financing activities.
Among our IoT report findings:
Advancements in technology have created a renaissance for the Internet of Things. Specific subsectors show promise, but significant technological hurdles still remain to realize the holistic vision. IoT companies appear to be starting strong out of the gates financially, but fight significant headwinds as they attempt to scale their businesses. Compelling use cases have not, so far, translated directly into viable business cases, with the exceptions of Healthcare IT, Energy Efficiency, and Enablement technologies. IoT offers the promise of enormous socio-economic benefits, but the providers of innovation capital will continue to proceed cautiously...Read More