We have all seen the rapid adoption of wearable gadgets in the consumer world, bringing the ability to measure how we rest, eat, walk or play sport. But what is the take-up of wearables in enterprises?
As individuals, we’re becoming more and more connected, tracking our steps, calories, heart rate, blood pressure or even social media activities. Wearing our own gadgets makes us acutely aware of the potential of this technology and its real-time advantages. And as the use of personal wearables grows, it should contribute to greater acceptance of these types of devices in the workplace.
According to IDC, more than 111 million wearable devices are expected to ship in 2016. By 2019, the global shipment total should reach 214 million.
With the Internet of Things (IoT) starting to take off in business, wearables and other related devices have the potential to significantly improve effectiveness…
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