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The Great IoT Protocol War may have been won: Thread's 1.2 release aims at business

Roland6 Silver badge

>The disadvantages are that you can be charged a subscription to access the server, the server can mine all the data passing through it to sell to whoever.

Another major disadvantage is that the majority of the public will have devices from multiple vendors, so that won't be a single server, but multiple servers - and that's just for the lights...

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