“Launching this week, Barcelona-based TheThings.io is setting itself up to be the back-end platform of choice in the burgeoning Internet of Things industry — an “Amazon Web Services (AWS) for IoT companies,” for want of a better analogy.”
Prediction: There will be dozens of IoT back-end platforms before the dust settles. At that point, mergers and acquisitions will abound. The potential monopoly will evolve. But will it be public, private, regulated, unregulated.
The Beat Goes On!
Thanks to | VentureBeat | Business | by Paul Sawers