Internet of Things needs B2B Standards
- March 28th, 2014
- By: Navdeep Sidhu
B2B standards based on EDI or XML formats run the global economy. The benefits of these standards is primarily interoperability which makes it easier for parties to exchange and interpret data.
The recent unfortunate incident involving Malaysian Airliner crash has exposed the problem with machine and sensor data using proprietary formats. The moment a machine moves out of pre-determined path, other machines do not know what is going on and do not even understand what object is showing up on radar.