Without question, the Internet of Things impacts our daily lives—or it soon will be. And one key area of impact is business transformation. Hear what some business leaders in a variety of industries had to say about the impact of the Internet of Things on business transformation in a recent panel
Apache Spark not only excels at data warehousing, in-memory environments for building data marts and other functions, it also is well suited for pulling data from a wide range of sources and transforming and cleansing that data in an Apache Hadoop cluster. And then there is Spark’s complementary
Green practices in the construction industry are producing smart buildings that offer tremendous levels of energy efficiency. Take a look at three building projects that apply Internet of Things technology to help significantly reduce energy consumption in smart buildings that showcase going green
Visionary institutions have already realized the possibilities of advancing educational opportunities with new technologies. The rapid digitization of the education industry and the emergence of cognitive systems are happening in parallel.
Lately, the IoT platform is getting a lot of attention. A platform provides tremendous value by linking the IoT endpoints to the applications and analytics needed to generate business outcomes. It’s the linchpin in a holistic IoT solution because it enables the data generated at the endpoints to be
As the world continues to grow increasingly interconnected by Internet of Things sensors and big data technology, new targets for hackers emerge. One target on the horizon is the automobile. Can we protect the next wave of automobile innovation from nefarious hacking? See what five experts in
Over the past two years, several new entrants to the market and existing players have been rapidly building offerings, and the use cases for streaming analytics are pervasive. The Forrester Wave™: Big Data Streaming Analytics, Q1 2016, reports “Streaming analytics are critical to building
In a podcast recorded at IBM InterConnect 2016, Roger Strukhoff, executive director, Tau Institute for Global ICT Research, shares his expert perspective on how open source initiatives are transforming the Internet Of Things.
At the recent Strata + Hadoop World conference, everybody was talking about the growing number of open source solutions. But what does this mean for the rapidly maturing field of data science? Find out in this firsthand report—and get a sense of how open source solutions will take analytics to the
There may be more bytes of data than there are stars in the universe, but the Internet of Things is as practical and down-to-earth as it gets. Discover how becoming an IoT-enabled business can help you harness the power of data for you and your customers.
The rapid rise of the Internet of Things requires a new breed of developer. Often moonlighting to develop solutions that are transforming the Internet of Things, many of these developers have day jobs in a wide array of disciplines. And their job titles can range from application developer to
An open ecosystem thrives on a mature core platform. It also depends on partnering arrangements that incentivize solution providers to continue developing standards-based interoperability around the shared environment. Take a deeper dive into recent announcements of new open ecosystem milestones
In this episode of the Open for Data podcast, join Joe McKendrick in exploring the role of cloud computing in reshaping the global business environment — and find out how open source initiatives are driving that change.