By 2020 there will be more than 30 billion connected devices in the Internet of Things (IoT)
and securing device communications will play a critical role in any IoT security strategy. Symantec Device Authentication enables the players in the IoT ecosystem to perform strong authentication and prevent unauthorized access to the systems and network. Symantec offers is a high-volume, high-performance batch issuance service that provides a fast, efficient, and cost-effective way to embed X.509 certificates into a hardware device during manufacturing. This certificate allows service providers to perform strong authentication to prevent unauthorized devices from obtaining access to services.