Intelligent CIO Europe Issue 10 - Page 27

//////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////////// TRENDING IOT PERFORMANCE FAILURES PLAGUE 64% OF USERS WORLDWIDE AS CLOUD COMPLEXITY SURGES People are becoming more familiar with innovative technology and IoT is one that not only business users are getting to grips with, but consumers are now utilising it in the home, on the road and in healthcare. However, utilising this technology potentially brings with it many complex challenges that users must be prepared for or they risk being left behind. F ifty-two percent of consumers worldwide are now using Internet of Things (IoT) devices, yet 64% of those have already encountered performance issues – according to a global survey of 10,000 consumers, announced by software intelligence company, Dynatrace. On average, consumers experience 1.5 digital performance problems every day and 62% of people fear the number of problems they encounter will increase due to the rise of IoT. For organisations deploying IoT strategies, these results indicate a critical need to master two things: • Firstly; escalating IT complexity, thanks to new cloud technologies, microservices and the pressure to innovate faster • Secondly; the necessity to construct well- planned IoT monitoring and performance strategies to ensure sound application delivery and a great digital experience “ IT’S VITAL TO IMPROVE DATA QUALITY, OR RISK FALLING BEHIND AND FAILING TO ADOPT REVOLUTIONARY TECHNOLOGY. INTELLIGENTCIO 27