IoT adoption is accelerating more rapidly by the day as a result of the coronavirus pandemic. Much of this adoption is occurring in and around remote working capabilities in direct response to the pandemic itself. And while the pandemic will eventually pass, the technology and the practices that come with them will continue to exist – and likely proliferate post-pandemic since we are finding numerous long-term efficiencies. The article that follows cites a few of these use cases and real world examples of this.
Internet of things (IoT) providers have reported an uptick in demand due to the coronavirus pandemic, with new use cases arising in accordance with social distancing guidelines and shifts in healthcare operations.
Here are a few examples of how IoT solutions have been developed or accelerated in response to the coronavirus pandemic: