Integrating Legacy Tech on the Internet of Enterprise

| By Nivedha Sridhar
Every enterprise is a brownfield scenario. Many legacy devices, especially those used in commercial and industrial applications, tend to have long life-spans. Existing device/tech haystack, in an enterprise, makes up 85 percent of all devices (IMS research), all of which mostly run isolated applications. When new data networking capabilities come along – we don’t uproot our existing infrastructure and start all over again – we layer them on top of our existing networks, continuing to improve and enhance them as we go. This drives business transformation to optimize efficiency of old and new devices, prevent failures, and create new services. Transforming siloed IT/OT to unified