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Vodafone IoT Barometer 2019

Your innovation, our insights

IoT adoption has surged

This is our sixth Internet of Things (IoT) Barometer. Since the last edition, we’ve seen a significant acceleration in adoption. Over a third (34%) of businesses are now using IoT. They’re feeling more confident, scaling up and doing more with it. 84% of adopters say they have more confidence in IoT than 12 months ago. Download a copy of the IoT Barometer 2019 below.

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Vodafone IoT Barometer 2019

IoT projects delivering bottom-line results

Winery of the future

Winery of the future

Using NB-IoT connectivity, satellite imagery and sensors, Bodegas Emilio Moro can manage their vineyard precisely, maximising their wine quality.

Smart Farms

Smart Farms

A connected farming solution where farmers can anticipate and respond to any potential problems - resulting in much greater productivity gains.

IoT infographic

IoT is becoming business as usual

Adopters are increasingly reliant on IoT. 76% say their IoT projects are already mission-critical — and some are finding it hard to imagine business without it. 8% say their “entire business depends on IoT”.

IoT Barometer 2019: Interactive Tool

IoT Barometer 2019: Interactive Tool

Want to delve deeper into this year’s findings? You can explore some of the results yourself, using our interactive graphs and tables.

You can also use our benchmarking tool to gauge your company’s level of IoT sophistication and compare your result against your peers. It’s based on our IoT Sophistication Index, which measures companies on their level of strategy and implementation — two factors that our research has shown are key to IoT success. The tool provides actionable recommendations to help you get more from IoT.

Key findings

34% of companies are now using IoT.

76% of adopters say their IoT projects are already mission-critical.

87% of the most sophisticated organisations report significant returns from IoT.

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