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The Internet of Things, or widespread connectivity between devices, is one of the most talked-about trends in business and represents a potentially revolutionary tech shift. If projections for rapid increases in the number of Internet-connected devices and accompanying data booms over the next decade prove to be correct, the Internet of Things will have a pervasive effect across consumer products, enterprise, and healthcare.

Click through the following presentation to learn why Microsoft (NASDAQ:MSFT), Ambarella (NASDAQ:AMBA), Alphabet (NASDAQ:GOOG) (NASDAQ:GOOGL), Comcast (NASDAQ:CMCSA), and Sierra Wireless (NASDAQ:SWIR) are at the forefront of the Internet of Things.

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