The Internet of Things—a huge network of sensors and smart devices, combined with advanced analytics and cloud services to make sense of all the data—promises to augment and disrupt products and services across industries. Expectations grow more spectacular every day: Forecasters predict up to 20 billion Internet of Things devices within a few years, generating 5 trillion gigabytes of data every year and creating more than $300 billion in opportunities for tech vendors, telcos and device makers by 2020.

Feeling overwhelmed yet? This infographic from Bain & Company illustrates the Internet of Things landscape:

The Internet Of Things Landscape [INFOGRAPHIC]