Research and analysis
Internet of things: Blackett review
Review exploring how the UK can make best use of the internet of things.
Ref: GS/14/1230 PDF, 290KB, 40 pages
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This report sets out the findings of a review by the Government Chief Scientific Adviser on the internet of things. It looks at:
- what government can do to help achieve the economic potential of the internet of things
- how internet of things applications can improve the business of government - maintaining infrastructure and providing public services
- how we can manage future threats to national security and protect citizens
It recommends 10 actions for government to maximise the opportunities and reduce the risks of these new technologies.