India has more than 100+ smart cities. Its focus to enable smart communication not only between humans to humans but also between machines the machine. IoT (Internet of things) is the capability to increase the connectivity of everything, everywhere. India has become one-stop for the implementation of large scale IoT projects. According to “Wire19”, the market potential of the Internet of things is expected to reach USD 9 Billion by 2020. With this data, India can become one of the top market players with the Internet of things. The agriculture, infrastructure, health & care, hospitality is ready to witness the change coming. One trend which was started in japan called as “Smart farms” is also introduced in India which required the use of sensors to detect the growth by creating the greenhouse effect. The IoT hardware required in the experimentation and research increases the scope of IoT in research & development in every Sector. The basic requirements and expectations are the development of infrastructure and the environment. The country aims at better public services & affordable healthcare.
Example: “Smart shirt monitors” which help to monitor the heart & pulse rate of a person. There are ‘n’ number of IoT start-ups in India started recently. Things Cloud, Doxper, See How, Uncanny Vision, IoT Pot are some of the popular Internet of things start-ups. In the context of the Indian audience, IoT will continue to grow as long as IT, Hardware & Software industry will grow. IoT is a very strong market in India and is expected to grow completely over the next 5 years on very huge scale.