Tag: Internet of Things

‘Internet of Drones’ Adds AI

Oct 11, 2017 |

A startup has come up with a scheme for securely connecting drones to the cloud, effectively making them another cloud-based application and, the startup claims, the first “Internet of Drones” Read more…

Internet of Things Summit, San Francisco 2017

Apr 19, 2017 |

Understand How Industries Are Capitalising On The IoT With 150+ Connectivity Pioneers, Including Experts From Philips, PayPal, Panasonic, Schneider Electric & More. Returning To San Francisco, April 2017. Read more…

IoT May Fail Without the Design of Things

Aug 11, 2016 |

Nearly 20 years ago, I recall streaming data off of oil and gas wells in order to measure capacity, reserves, and shrink. For all intents and purposes, data was used used to manually repair a well by humans. Read more…

Is 2016 the Beginning of the End for Big Data?

Jan 5, 2016 |

Part of my job as managing editor of Datanami is to be a hype buster. Over the past five years, the amount of hoopla and hysteria over big data has reached epic proportions at times. Read more…

Hortonworks Preps for Coming IoT Device Storm

Oct 30, 2015 |

The masses may not be getting flying cars or personal robots anytime soon, but thanks to connected devices, the future of technology is definitely bright. From smart refrigerators and wireless BBQ sensors to connected turbines and semi-trucks, the Internet of Things (IoT) will have a huge impact on consumer and industrial tech. Read more…

The Data of Things: How Edge Analytics and IoT Go Hand In Hand

Sep 22, 2015 |

In the next five years, 15 to 40 billion additional connected devices are expected to hit the market. By some estimates, it will be a 285 percent increase from the number of connected devices currently available. Read more…

Cast Your Models Into Data Streams and Take Advantage of the IoT

Aug 28, 2015 |

Using data in real-time used to be a challenge. Lengthy extraction, transformation and loading processes make analyzing data an activity more akin to glancing in a rearview window than reading road signs as you pass. Read more…

Warning: ‘Big Data Paralysis’ Ahead

May 21, 2015 |

As the Internet of Things and other platforms generate ever-expanding volumes of data, a new survey finds that 73 percent of respondents are facing “big data paralysis.”

The global survey by the U.S. Read more…

What Apple’s Purchase of FoundationDB Would Mean for NoSQL

Mar 30, 2015 |

Apple raised some eyebrows in the big data space last week when it was reported that it’s buying NoSQL database developer FoundationDB. For some, the move signaled the emergence of a new group of highly scalable NoSQL database vendors that could challenge the “Big 3” Read more…

The Secret to Generating Value from IoT Data

Jan 13, 2015 |

Over the last 10 years, enterprises have been implementing IoT applications by connecting devices and “things” on their internal network (Intranet) to provide better customer service, reduce costs and more. Read more…