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How Real-Time Data Keeps Elevators Running

How Real-Time Data Keeps Elevators Running

Machine learning, the IoT, and the cloud enable predictive

Testing Edge Computing for the Industrial IoT

Testing Edge Computing for the Industrial IoT

A new initiative from the Industrial Internet Consortium seeks to test edge computing and analytics for industrial IoT

Internet of Broken Things? Interoperability and the IoT

Internet of Broken Things? Interoperability and the IoT

“IoT interoperability will be the ultimate ‘herding cats’

Fast Data = Smart Business: On Real-Time Business Intelligence

Fast Data = Smart Business: On Real-Time Business Intelligence

To survive in a landscape where fast data is king, companies need to integrate real-time business intelligence and automated decision

Industry Insights

Adidas Turns to Graph DB to Power E-commerce

Adidas Turns to Graph DB to Power E-commerce

To help eventually power e-commerce and product suggestions, Adidas turned to a Neo4j graph database to exploit data relationships through shared …

Real-Time Pricing: How 15-Second Data Sells Sausages

Real-Time Pricing: How 15-Second Data Sells Sausages

Maple Leaf Foods deployed SAP HANA in-memory technology to gain much faster insights on prices of food commodities.

To Compete on E-Commerce, Otto Group Turns to Web Analytics

To Compete on E-Commerce, Otto Group Turns to Web Analytics

The Otto Group, one of the world’s largest retailers, turned to Webtrends for real-time analytics to compete in a cutthroat e-commerce …

Real-Time Retail: Why Uniqlo Employees Use Handhelds

Real-Time Retail: Why Uniqlo Employees Use Handhelds

Almost everyone has seen a Uniqlo store. If you see their employees with devices that look like smartphones, here’s

Internet of Things

How Real-Time Data Keeps Elevators Running

How Real-Time Data Keeps Elevators Running

Machine learning, the IoT, and the cloud enable predictive

Testing Edge Computing for the Industrial IoT

Testing Edge Computing for the Industrial IoT

A new initiative from the Industrial Internet Consortium seeks to test edge computing and analytics for industrial IoT

Smart Meter Benefits: How a Bank Saved $1.5 Million

Smart Meter Benefits: How a Bank Saved $1.5 Million

New Zealand bank ASB saw $1.5 million over three years in smart meter benefits. Here’s

Internet of Broken Things? Interoperability and the IoT

Internet of Broken Things? Interoperability and the IoT

“IoT interoperability will be the ultimate ‘herding cats’

Big Data

Five Big Data Trends: Emerging Technologies

Five Big Data Trends: Emerging Technologies

Big Data trends and emerging technologies include self-service data preparation, the cloud, Internet of Things, data-as-a-service, and embedded

Value of Real-Time Data Is Blowing in the Wind

Value of Real-Time Data Is Blowing in the Wind

Envision, a power producer, uses Parstream software to crunch real-time data from wind and solar panels. The predictive analytics solution enhances energy output and assists with predictive maintenance of …

Expert: Big Data Requires Scaling and Accessibility

Expert: Big Data Requires Scaling and Accessibility

Big Data has transformed business and may hold the key to battling complex diseases such as cancer. Taking advantage of Big Data, however, requires high-performance hardware as well as software approaches that can lower …

Lavastorm: Why Self-Service Data Preparation Is Key

Lavastorm: Why Self-Service Data Preparation Is Key

With self-service data prep, organizations are able to reinvent the way they use and analyze Big Data to drive business


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Microsoft Launches Azure IoT Hub

Azure IoT hub now available to the general public; free tier allows 500 devices and 8,000

Smart Shirts for First Responders Coming From DHS

Shirts from Hexoskin monitor vitals in near real-time and are designed to improve

Security Flaw Found in Fisher-Price Smart Toys

Teddy bears and pandas that could talk were easily

Rocana Offers 1TB of Free Daily IT Monitoring, Analytics

A T-Mobile for IT

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How Healthcare App Data Can Help Predict Disease Outbreaks

How Healthcare App Data Can Help Predict Disease Outbreaks

How real-time data from healthcare apps can help predict and control disease outbreaks and

Ghost in the Machine: Set-Top Boxes and IoT Privacy

Ghost in the Machine: Set-Top Boxes and IoT Privacy

Set-top boxes, which know who you are, where you are, and what you like, raise concerns about

Five Big Data Trends: Emerging Technologies

Five Big Data Trends: Emerging Technologies

Big Data trends and emerging technologies include self-service data preparation, the cloud, Internet of Things, data-as-a-service, and embedded

Utilities Need to Get Smarter About Smart Grid

Utilities Need to Get Smarter About Smart Grid

The ability to identify and sort vast quantities of data into the appropriate, actionable “buckets” will be the utilities’ key to success for smart grid