3 Things You Gotta Have for Leveraging VMware and the #IoT (Internet of Things)
Just like cloud computing and big data, the Internet of Things (or IoT) has ceased being just a cool buzzword to toss around, and has become a factor that developers have to deal with. The IoT manifested first in the industrial world with machine sensors, instruments in engines, etc. Only recently has it taken off in the consumer sector, but now the IoT is ruled by smartphone apps, smart watches, connected fitness and health devices, and even pet monitoring solutions. Indeed, the IoT is here.
Yet the IoT is nothing without apps. That means that developers are the backbone of the IoT. Fortunately, VMware is on board with the whole concept and offers plenty of solutions for building the infrastructure necessary to leverage the IoT, helping developers manage the tremendous influx of devices that the IoT brings, and even collecting, storing, processing, using, all that data and keeping it secure.
1. VMware AirWatch and vRealize Operations (vROps)
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