Microsoft Finds Security Is Top Hurdle to Enterprise IoT Adoption

Like cloud computing, smartphones and the plain old internet before it, the internet of things (IoT) is being heralded as a game-changing technology for businesses. Airlines, for example, expect the proliferation of IoT technologies to help the industry improve performance, service and practically every other aspect of air travel.


Some organizations still need convincing, at least in the short term, Microsoft found in a study of IoT security. According to the Redmond, Wash., software giant, security is the top obstacle to corporate adoption of IoT technologies and will remain so through 2017. Read the full article on eWeek here.

IoT Security Threat Map