And while 33% are investing in internet-of-things (IoT) solutions to integrate the tech mentioned above, companies are also looking at short-term, low-cost solutions—58% of respondents report investing in smart personal hygiene devices like hand sanitizer dispensers. Read More:. How Google and Slack are expanding their enterprise workspace portfolios.
For example, VentureBeat reported in September 2019 that Microsoft had launched Dynamics 365 Connected Store, a software application that enables retailers to track their customers in stores using computer vision, cameras and internet of things (IoT) sensors. The system has the capability to create personalized recommendations based on browsing and buying habits.