Internet of Things (IoT) in Healthcare
There is a tremendous amount of potential in wearable technology to collect data from the foot; enter textile pressure sensor applications in socks.
While news of wearable hacks is making headlines, don't tear the device off your wrist just yet. Let's assess the likelihood of an attack on authentication sensor data.
IoT is having a profound impact on healthcare, as experienced at HIMSS17. Its success depends on an organization's ability to harness machine data securely.
The future of IoT in healthcare is a reality, with experimentation of IoT entering the body increasing as healthcare and miniaturization advances.
The internet of me, or IoMe, is about wearing biometric sensing garments that measure specific metrics important to the individual.
If manufacturers and healthcare systems can together tackle the connected medical device security challenge, it will create a safer environment for patients.