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Not All Data Scientists Are The Same

Not All Data Scientists Are The Same

| March 20, 2018

By Miryung Kim. Not all data scientists are alike, and according to a recent analysis by researchers at UCLA and Microsoft, there are actually nine different types of data scientists. Miryung Kim, an associate professor in UCLA’s Computer Science Department, last week presented a session at the Strata Data Conference that showcased her research into […]

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Industrial internet of things ushers in equipment-as-a-service

Industrial internet of things ushers in equipment-as-a-service

| February 1, 2018

By Sean Kinney—Predictive maintenance brings efficiencies to aircraft, train and elevator operations. As the internet of things (IoT) drives the digital transformation of a variety of industries, predictive maintenance has emerged as a key use case. The ability to use sensor-based monitoring to identify and mitigate mechanical and other problems before they manifest allows industrial […]

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The Real Value of IoT is Customer Focused.

The Real Value of IoT is Customer Focused.

| December 8, 2017

The real value of loT to organizations is based on their interaction with customers, and that requires switching from a capital expenditure (CAPEX) to a primarily operating expense (OPEX) business model. Monetization based on OPEX starts by rethinking the fundamental corporate business model, regardless of industry. In the traditional way of doing business of selling […]

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Gartner: Top Ten Strategic Trends for 2018

Gartner: Top Ten Strategic Trends for 2018

| November 9, 2017

By Christina Cardoza: With 2017 drawing to a close, Gartner is looking to the future. The organization announced its annual top strategic technology trends at the Gartner Symposium/ITxpo this week. The basis of Gartner’s trends depends on whether or not they have the potential to disrupt the industry, and break out into something more impactful. […]

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