The expansion of network-connected devices that has been dubbed the Internet of Things (IoT) has also brought about a sea change in enterprise information technology (IT). While this change has been occurring over several years, it is now accelerating, drawing increased attention and necessitating adjustment.
Traditional enterprise IT shops are often separated into silos containing operations, such as those for network and security. The industrial world saw a separation of IT and operational technology (OT), such as supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) devices. All of these silos typically have their own dedicated systems for managing . . .