Tag: sensors

Q&A with C3 IoT’s Tom Siebel

Apr 5, 2017 |

Tom Siebel, who literally created the CRM market back in the 1990s, is now setting out to shake up the Internet of Things world with his latest endeavor, C3 IoT. Read more…

The Third Age of Data

Oct 6, 2016 |

The Third Age of Data has arrived. Today, an estimated 1 trillion sensors are embedded in a nearly limitless landscape of networked sources, from health monitoring devices to municipal water supplies, and everything in between. Read more…

Flink: Worth a Second Look

Sep 16, 2016 |

The big data ecosphere has evolved to the point where there are clear technology leaders. In the category of SQL engines that run on Hadoop, Hive and Spark are clearly the dominant products among open source developers. Read more…

Big Data is the New Engine of the Internet

Jun 5, 2014 |

Mobile devices and expanding networks of sensors are generating huge amounts of data that are increasingly searchable and can be shared to discern patterns and, potentially, to solve problems, according to an annual report on the state of the Internet. Read more…

Disney Testing Billion-Dollar Big Data System

Oct 7, 2013 |The “House of Mouse” is getting a big data upgrade to the tune of more than $1 billion, aimed at enhancing visitor trips as well as their spending output. The new system, dubbed the “MyMagic-project,” employs wristbands equipped with RFID chips that tell Mickey what his guests are up to during their vacations. Read more…