To harness the full potential of connected devices, enterprises need comprehensive IoT solutions that empower the business.
The Internet of Things (IoT) has become increasingly important in recent years because of its ability to connect various devices and gather tremendous amounts of data, leading to more efficient and intelligent outcomes.
Connected devices are offering organizations greater insight into asset performance and various aspects of operations, allowing them to optimize processes faster and more often. Across industries, IoT is helping organizations reduce costs through predictive maintenance, improve safety and security through more comprehensive monitoring and improve sustainability by optimizing performance. The Internet of Things also allows for the automation of various processes and systems not covered under standard automation systems, leading to increased efficiency and productivity.
It’s clear that IoT has the potential to revolutionize the way people work and live. But to harness the full potential of connected devices, organizations must invest in comprehensive solutions that address the unique challenges to IoT while providing the capabilities necessary to grow.
Challenges to IoT
As organizations add more connected devices, managing and integrating those devices can become increasingly difficult, posing unique challenges to the organization.
The value of IoT depends on how well data is transferred between devices, so a strong, reliable network with low latency and high bandwidth is key, especially as systems grow and process more data.
IoT devices and systems can come from different vendors but need to be integrated seamlessly to ensure they work well together.
IoT management solutions must be scalable to accommodate the addition of new devices while maintaining performance and security. Solutions must also be cost-effective in terms of development and deployment, maintenance, and support.
IoT devices often collect and transmit sensitive data, making them a target for cyberattacks. Comprehensive IoT solutions must include robust security features to protect sensitive data and prevent unauthorized access.
Conventional IoT solution designs require fixed wired architectures that can limit availability, speed, and service regions. Older designs may also lack the security and interoperability necessary to deliver real value over the long term.
Advanced IoT capabilities, on the other hand, can minimize or even eliminate those challenges. As a global system integrator focused on equipping enterprises with leading-edge technologies and applications platform management, Wipro leverages a mix of advanced networking technologies and partnerships with leading telecom providers to offer clients both fixed and wireless connectivity solutions for almost any company asset, enabling them to build IoT infrastructure almost anywhere they need to operate.
Comprehensive IoT solutions from Wipro and AT&T
Wipro and AT&T have partnered to support hundreds of customers across retail, manufacturing, financial, and utilities industries. Combining Wipro’s platform management and support services with AT&T networking and IoT management capabilities, the partnership has helped organizations build the platforms required to support advanced IoT programs and grow their businesses.