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I’m sure you’re no stranger to the IoT buzz that has taken the industry by storm the past year or so. And you’re going to keep hearing that buzz — IoT isn’t going anywhere. In fact, according to Gartner, the number of deployments of connected devices is forecasted to increase by 30 percent in 2015, with the total number of connected devices to reach 25 billion in 2020.

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