South Korean firm Samsung Electronics plans to combine all existing devices in the Internet of things, giving them the opportunity to talk to each other and exchange data.
By 2017, this work will be conducted with smartphones and TV, as well as with tablets, because these 3 markets are considered key for the company.
As said a top Manager of the Taiwan office of Samsung Gary Wu, after 2 years about 90% ultra-thin LCD TV and mobile devices under the Samsung brand will support IoT applications, and by 2020 this list of opportunities should be sold in all company's products. We are talking about the new models, which by that time will go into production and sales, notify the portal DigiTimes.
For starters, Samsung will prepare decisions related to IoT, for the corporate segment and will focus on financial and educational institutions, as well as on the ground of a Grand gathering of people on the planet - hotels, and airports. Transportation system Samsung also wants to pump, but here for a long time in the presence of competitors, many automakers are preparing your personal version of the Internet of things, and 1st their working prototypes already exist and are actively being tested.
Note, the experts of analytical company Gartner predicted that in 2016 the market volume of online things in natural terms, will reach 6.4 billion devices worldwide. The results of this year assumes 30% less.
Experts in addition believe that by 2020 there will be over 20.8 billion devices that can connect to the Internet. In 2016 to the Internet day after day will connect approximately 5.5 million new devices. The need to prevent this all electronics creates the services market, the volume of which next year will reach 235 billion U.S. dollars.
sections: World News, Economics