Importance of and investment plan for IoT in business worldwide 2018, by industry

This statistic shows the importance of, confidence in, and investment plans for Internet-of-Things (IoT) within organizations worldwide as of 2018. Around 90 percent of respondents from the technology, media, and telecommunications industry stated that IoT was crucial to their business as of 2018 and 54 percent stated that they were very confident that their company was building sufficient digital trust controls into their IoT programs.

Importance of, confidence in, and investment plan for Internet-of-Things (IoT) in organizations worldwide as of 2018, by industry

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Release date

November 2018



Survey time period


Number of respondents

3,000 respondents

Special properties

Business leaders

Method of interview

Online survey

Supplementary notes

This question was phrased by the source as follows: "How important do you expect the following technologies to be to the future success of your business? How confident are you that your business is building sufficient digital trust controls into adoption of the following technologies? -Internet of Things"

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