Technology is gradually taking over workplaces and that is one of the reasons why'human workers' are becoming redundant. As a result of which, time and again we see reports about companies laying off employees. While imagining the repercussions of having automation in other industries is palpable, what does it mean for the technology industry? Adoption of newer technologies is believed to be one of the key reasons for the job cuts and if tech workers are not trained in advanced skills, the future for human workforce appears all the bleaker. India would lose about 69,000 jobs until 2021 due to the adoption of IoT technology, according to a research conducted by a consulting firm.