Of 10 key technologies to watch out for analytics tools are needed.
"Internet of Things platforms offer a range of infrastructure components as one product, so are definitely something to watch out for too according to analysts" Gartner
So why not look for analytics platforms as key technology for the future?
The first thing on the list is cyber-security. Gartner warns that new connected devices are attractive to hackers and cyber-criminals, so businesses need to invest in good security solutions to protect themselves from these devices being compromised. Elsewhere and because IoT devices gather and process a lot of data, Gartner believes that analytics tools are needed by companies to turn the collected data into meaningful information for practical use.