The Internet of Things (IoT) and analytics software for the most part remain separate islands. But over time, more IoT systems will connect with analytics workloads that are distributed over networks, according to ABI Research.

The volume of data captured by Internet of Things (IoT)-connected devices exceeded 200 exabytes in 2014, the market research said. And the firm forecasts that the annual total will grow seven-fold by the decade’s end, surpassing 1,600 exabytes—or 1.6 zettabytes—in 2020.

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