In it Professor Garcia-Martinez explores the general topic of the Internet of Things and how it relates to what will be billions of devices that will be connected to the cloud.
His report is titled “Here’s what will happen when 30 billion devices are connected to the Internet”
He raises the possibility of the expansion of the Internet of Things into micro-processors that can be so tiny that they can be placed inside the human body and can then transmit alerts when things are not functioning as they should.
Imagine that?! A tiny nano-processor that is monitoring your essential health and vital functions 24 hours a day. Your own unique on-board physician.
Bring it on!
The full report can be read here.
McKinsey Global Institute partner Michael Chui discusses the economic potential for connected devices and the Internet of Things.