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Living On the Edge: Extracting Ultimate Value from Your IoT Data

In this contributed article, Jerry Baulier, Vice President of IOT R&D at SAS describes IoT and streaming analytics and the potential lifesaving benefits from that real-time data. Streaming data allows you to assemble meaning from IoT data when you need it, both in real time and historically to identify trends in cross-sensor analysis. By processing data on the edge, organizations, individuals and communities are benefiting from the insights offered by real-time data.

Setting the Stage for the IoT Revolution: How Businesses Can Improve Their Data Strategies Before It’s Too Late

In this contributed article, Paul Silevitch, VP of Engineering at SiteSpect, discusses how to effectively prepare for the imminent IoT revolution, where executive teams across organizations — from IT to marketing — must hone their current data analysis processes. Here’s how businesses can get smarter about their data strategies and make the best use of the information at their fingertips.

IoT: Should You Invest?

In this contributed article, Josh Althauser, an entrepreneur with a background in design and M&A, analyzes and investigates IoT and explains why you should invest in this burgeoning technology that is already leaving its mark. Whether you are on the fence about IoT or not, it is undeniably a good investment with completely unstoppable growth potential and the ability to impact every industry in the world.

SWIM.AI Introduces SWIM EDX, Software Delivering Real-Time Intelligence and Digital Twins at the Edge

SWIM.AI, the edge intelligence software company, exited stealth and announced the general availability of its edge software solution, SWIM EDX™, delivering edge intelligence and real-time business and operational insights. Current business intelligence solutions require large volumes of time-series data to be reduced, streamed to the cloud, stored, cleaned, analyzed and then modelled – at great expense and often with significant delays. By applying analytics, self-training digital twins and edge computing, SWIM EDX allows manufacturers, infrastructure providers, enterprises, cities and IoT vendors to analyze and take immediate action on fast edge data.

When BlockChain Meets IoT – All the Lowdown You Need

In this contributed article, blogger and blockchain technology expert Harsh Agrawal discusses several ways blockchain has already begun disrupting industries that are using IoT. About 20% of all IoT enabled devices shall have basic level Blockchain services enabled in them in 2019. That said, there would be more devices that will be will be able to send data to private ledgers.

Kinetica Predicts AI and IoT Use Cases Will Drive Demand for Next-Gen Databases in 2018

Kinetica’s CTO and Co-founder Nima Negahban offers some of his top technology predictions for 2018. Today’s analytical workloads require faster query performance, advanced analysis methods, and more frequent data updates. For real-time analysis of massive data sets, particularly for use cases where time and location matter, enterprises are turning to new next-generation databases to explore data faster and uncover new insights.

Are We Creating a Secure Enterprise Internet of Things (EIoT)?

The Enterprise Internet of Things (EIoT) has a great deal of potential: it can enable retailers to increase cost efficiencies, improve the overall customer experience, increase brand loyalty and revenues. However, there remain some fundamental EIoT issues, including privacy and security that must be resolved before EIoT can become mainstream. The infographic below from our friends over at Exponential Solutions (The CUBE) offers a detailed look into these issues.

The Future of Smart Cities

In this contributed article, freelance human Avery Phillips discusses the evolution of smart cities from the perspective of how urbanscapes will be run more efficiently through the collection of big data and the use of connected IoT devices. Hospitals will be better able to care for their patients and transportation will run more smoothly than ever. Even though we don’t know what the future holds, we can still look forward to a smarter tomorrow.

Alchemy IoT Introduces ‘IoT Asset Intelligence’ Industry Framework

Alchemy IoT, a provider of AI-powered applications for industrial IoT, introduced “IoT Asset Intelligence,” a new industry approach that addresses the complexity and market fragmentation associated with Big Data, IoT and artificial intelligence. It outlines today’s disruptive mega-trends, and Alchemy’s industry insights and vision, before outlining practical steps organizations can use to align company goals, resources and teams toward value streams centered on industrial equipment, fleets and operational performance.

StreamSets Delivers Ultralight Open Source Ingestion for Edge Devices

StreamSets Inc., provider of the enterprise data operations platform, debuted StreamSets Data Collector Edge (SDC Edge), enabling the industry’s first end-to-end data ingestion solution for resource- and connectivity-constrained systems such as Internet of Things (IoT) devices and the endpoint systems and network infrastructure used in cybersecurity applications.