M2M communications are transforming the world into a place where almost everyone and everything can feasibly be networked. Sensors embedded within objects allow information to be exchanged without human intervention, or collected and turned into actionable insights in real-time.
The potential is vast, seemingly limited only by imagination. Its not just about reducing costs, downtime or inefficiency by monitoring, locating, controlling and maintaining assets remotely. It means being able to create brand new, highly differentiated products and services that would previously have been unthinkable.
Of course, the adoption of any disruptive technology can be daunting not least for the developers of M2M enterprise mobile apps who will have to contend with an assortment of unconventional devices, protocols and integration points into existing systems of record.
This brief video captured at the Mobile Asia Expo 2013 reveals how AT&T can help enterprises like yours bring M2M applications to market more easily and cost-effectively, ahead of your competitors: