A mobile app-enabled with IOT can cause a series of confusions amongst the users, as both the terms imbibed together aim to create something huge and different from its predecessors and can transform your business face if picked rightly.
But you must be wondering that what is IoT and how does it help your business mobile app, thus to help you understand the heavy-duty tech-filled term, let’s understand the fundamentals around it.
In this post, we have collected some of the most significant information to help you comprehend that what all IoT is all about and how it can improve the efficiency of your mobile app project to grow viral amongst the targeted audience.
What Is Iot?
Let’s commence the journey, with a Million-Dollar question; what is IoT? Well to help you understand, let me introduce you to IoT, it is a web of connected devices which can communicate with one another and transform the physical objects into an ecosystem of information.
What’s that please spare me!
You got that thought, I too got when I read it on an existing post describing IoT.
So let’s break this heavy item into something more easier; IoT is a service which is used in every nook and corner in our vicinity, in the form of portable, wearable, implantable devices and revolutionizes our everyday lives.
What Is Its Future?
IoT is a promising concept and it can easily be predicted a great market approach it holds. The IoT based solutions have the potential to engulf the different markets and different businesses if picked within the right domain.
But, there is a twist, things are not as simple as it sounds and if you look forward to getting better and error-free solution, you are required to combine the IoT devices with cloud-based data to ooze out maximum benefits.
Industries Leveraging Iot System?
By enhancing IOT integration, we can think of building a smart cloud-based factory. Successful IOT integration results in groundbreaking disruptive business models. Businesses across the entire industry could bring out revolutionary productivity based on this disruptive innovation. Also there are many industries which are enjoying the blessings of this new technology, let’ s read more.
I am not sure that how far I need to address this sector and the number of advantages the Finance industry is enjoying through IoT application in banking and finance. Believe me, this is the sector which has not just improved its productivity but also has marked an eye-catching security system for the banking system.
IoT has helped the finance sector to increase the security of both the bank and the customer as well, now there is a big improvement in the banking sector with mobile banking, ATM, Smart cash points etc. Now users don’t need to fear from transferring their money, depositing cash through any means, because the banking system has grown to be robust and much scalable with IoT then it has ever been before.
The retail sector has faced the most significant transformation through IoT technology, which has not brought the convenience for the users but also has changed the physical shopping to E-commerce shopping.
In a common scenario, users prefer to opt for online shopping compared to making a visit to the offline shopping mode, the reason is simple because everyone looks for the convenience to roll-in their life, where every minute is planned with a certain activity leaving no time for the users to go and visit different shops.
With the introduction of IoT in the retail sector, now all the existing markets have altered their retail approach, wherein now it includes the Bluetooth beacons within the stores to reach out to a targeted audience and shout out the offers and discounts to make it sound more attractive.
These Bluetooth beacons let stores to provide location-based services to their customers, through which the customer linked with retailer app, can receive information regarding specific product and discount on their mobile phones.
One industry which has received the maximum benefits from the hands of technology is the healthcare, and IoT is also not an exception to this.
In the coming years indeed healthcare shall receive the fastest spending growth through IoT technology, because the utilization of the IoT in the healthcare field is not limited to one field only but there are many factors involved in it, which ranges from medical equipment sharing the images with patients’ loved ones, monitoring, and troubleshooting technical problems and real-time location systems to track the equipment, dispensation of medicine, and even staff and patients.
Surprisingly IoT has caused the advancements to be caused in implants, prosthetics, and wearables and sharing the data with the health practitioners.