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Wearable technology could have tangible benefits for enterprises if the business case is proved

Michele Mackenzie Principal Analyst, Research

One of the challenges that consumer wearables face is the need to maintain engagement with the device – this will not be an issue for enterprise wearables if the ROI is proved.

The hype around 'wearable' technology has largely focused on the consumer market to date and only a fraction of coverage has analysed its potential in the enterprise market. This article examines the challenges presented by the use of wearables in the workplace, as well as potential use cases and benefits.