Market Analysis

Sam Colley

Has the IoT proved itself to be pandemic proof?

IMC executive editor Steve Rogerson speaks with Sam Colley (pictured), CEO of the Pod Group, about how the IoT market is surviving the upheavals of 2020. When the pandemic [...]

Green shoots bring hope for recovery

IMC executive editor Steve Rogerson discusses the IMC’s latest IoT Buyers’ Index. In the 1986 film Clockwise, John Cleese says: “It’s not the despair. I can take the despair. [...]

Planning the future of the IMC

Steve Rogerson talks with Sara Brown, who took over as chair of the IoT M2M Council (IMC) in January, about her plans for the council and her views on [...]

Embedded World: Numbers down but quality up

IMC executive editor Steve Rogerson looks at how the coronavirus outbreak affected last week’s Embedded World in Nuremberg. With all the hype about the coronavirus, it was not surprising [...]

Has the IoT grown up?

Steve Rogerson talks with Ana Maria Giménez (pictured) from Sigfox about the maturing IoT market. Three years ago, I wrote an article looking forward at the how the different [...]

Why was the IoT vision so drastically wrong?

I have never been a big fan of predictions. Most strike me as resulting from a few back-of-envelope calculations combined with a knowledge of what the industry is expecting [...]

Barriers to 5G Rollout

While 5G has the potential to open up many exciting new possibilities in the world of IoT there are currently a number of barriers to its rollout. What is [...]