Educational institutions have been slow to adopt IoT so far, but that will change in 2017 as most industry experts expect wearables and mobile devices to become more prevalent in the classroom.
5 ways ‘things’ will change the Internet and your life in 2017
In the next year, the Internet will connect to about 1.5 billion new “things,” and by 2020, over 20 billion devices will be online. In theory, every one of them will be able to connect to every other.
AT&T uses GE Predix to boost IoT efforts, expands smart cities internationally in Dublin - TechRepublic
AT&T announced partnerships with Current, powered by GE, and Dublin, Ireland, in two separate moves intended to strengthen its position within the smart city market.