The Internet of Things (IoT) is going mainstream. In 2018, we’ll see more connected technology than ever before. Gartner predicts that by 2020, IoT technology will be in 95 percent of electronics for new product designs. As adoption increases, there are several challenges we need to overcome before realizing IoT’s full potential. The industry has been changing rapidly and there is good news – many of the barriers that existed even earlier this year are being knocked down.