This guest post comes from Joseph A di Paolantonio. His coverage of the Internet of Things is part of Constellation Research’s Data to Decisions business theme.
The Internet of Things, the Connected World, the Smart Planet… All these terms indicate that the number of devices connected to, communicating through, and building relationships on the Internet has exceeded the number of humans using the Internet. But what does this really mean? Is it about the number of devices, and what devices? Is it about the data, so much data, so fast, so disparate, that will make current big data look like teeny-weeny data?
Source: Forbes.com: Technology News