There's been a lot of virtual ink spilled about the glorious future promised by the Internet of Things: just-in-time service, data-assisted performance optimization, automatic software upgrades, and a host of other hands-off solutions that make life easier for customers and results better for businesses. Over the last 18 months, many have come to see the IoT as an inevitability: It's just the way things will be done in the very near future. Sixty-five percent of all enterprises already are using the IoT. Nothing's gonna stop it, right?