IoT - Internet Of Things Home Cybersecurity Dictionary IoT - Internet Of Things IoT represents a rapidly growing class of non-traditional computing devices that are connected to the internet to drive some sort of intelligent operation. The use cases for IoT are multiplying, but could include connecting consumer devices to the internet to improve product functionality or consumer utility. Other use cases include connecting manufacturing equipment to a corporate network for purposes such as remote monitoring and predictive diagnostics. Gartner predicts there will be an installed base of 25 billion IoT endpoint units in 2021. Related TermsOT/ICS/SCADA - Operational Technology, Industrial Control Systems and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition Systems Share: Seeking Clarity? View the Cybersecurity Dictionary for top terms searched by your peers. Back to the Dictionary RELATED INSIGHTS DOWNLOAD January 13, 2016 Internet of Things Devices as Intelligence Assets Brief Internet of Things (IoT) devices are entering the workplace at an astonishing rate, posing new risks to the enterprise. See Details Read more about Internet of Things Devices as Intelligence Assets Brief BLOG October 16, 2017 Predictions for Tomorrow’s Internet Currently, an estimated 6.4 billion Internet-of-Things (IoT) devices are connected, with 67 percent residing in North America, Western Europe and Chin... See Details Read more about Predictions for Tomorrow’s Internet How Can We Help? Let us know what you need, and we will have an Optiv professional contact you shortly.