39 Flexible IoT Products for Embracing the Internet of Things

The first step toward entering the Internet of Things world is finding the right IoT products.

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39 Flexible IoT Products for Embracing the Internet of Things
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Everybody is talking about the Internet of Things, but helping an organization make the leap toward embracing this new realm starts with getting educated and choosing the right IoT products.

We’ve rounded up 39 products that might just help you get out of the starting gate when it comes to IoT.

Still, choosing the products that are right for you isn’t always easy, especially with a new and evolving concept like IoT. So let’s start with the high-helicopter view.

What Is IoT?

Well, IoT is the network of physical devices, vehicles, home appliances, and other items embedded with electronics, software, sensors, actuators, and connectivity which enables these things to connect and exchange data.

This creates opportunities for more direct integration of the physical world into computer-based systems, resulting in efficiency improvements, economic benefits, and reduced human intervention.

What IoT Products Are Needed?

Short answer is, it depends. Each organization will embrace IoT in a different way, based on their needs.

However, we recognize several product categories in which IoT may come into play:

  • Video Conferencing
  • Audio Conferencing
  • Collaboration
  • Wireless Presentation
  • Lighting Control
  • Room Scheduling
  • Collaboration
  • Wireless Presentation
  • Lighting Control
  • Room Scheduling
  • Digital Signage
  • Digital Signage
  • Wireless Presentation
  • In-Ceiling Speakers
  • Collaboration
  • Lighting Control
  • Audio
  • Video Displays
  • Wireless Presentation
  • Digital Signage
  • Access Control

See the slideshow of some of the best IoT products here

Getting Started with IoT

Even armed with the right products, getting started embracing IoT isn’t easy.

Organizations and their technology solution providers need to discuss what their options are. Then it’s important to come to a mutual understanding of their goals.

There are also IT security concerns whenever devices are pinging the network. Integrators and IT directors should discuss and address these concerns.

A good first step in any IoT venture, however, is taking the time to learn about various products that will help organizations make the leap.

This roundup of IoT-friendly products will offer organizations and their service-providers a nice gateway into the world of Internet of Things.