Bloomberg the Company & Products

Bloomberg Anywhere Login

Bloomberg

Connecting decision makers to a dynamic network of information, people and ideas, Bloomberg quickly and accurately delivers business and financial information, news and insight around the world.

Company

Financial Products

Enterprise Products

Media

Customer Support

  • Americas

    +1 212 318 2000

  • Europe, Middle East, & Africa

    +44 20 7330 7500

  • Asia Pacific

    +65 6212 1000

Communications

Industry Products

Media Services

Follow Us

CES 2014: The Next Big Thing? Or a Bunch of Small Things?

By Bloomberg Photos - 2014-01-09T02:38:04Z

Photograph by David Paul Morris/Bloomberg

Company Symbol % Change
10 of 11

Internet of Everything 

Amid the laughs John Chambers drew during his bit with comedian Sarah Silverman, Cisco Systems's CEO was serious about the opportunity he saw with Internet-connected products -- to the tune of $19 trillion.

During his keynote address, Chambers drew a picture of a world in which connected objects, ranging from cars to household goods, know people's preferences. That could lead to more consumer purchases, he said.

“This is not about technology at all,” Chambers said. “It’s about how it changes people's lives forever.”

As well as Fido's.

Advertisement