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Intel is Betting Big on the Internet of Things

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by Angela Guess Stacey Higginbotham recently wrote for Fortune, “On Wednesday Intel doubled down on the Internet of things with a presentation by Diane Bryant, who heads up Intel’s data center group (which brings in $14 billion in annual sales for the chip maker) and Doug Davis, who handles Intel’s Internet of things group. The…

Industry 4.0 v. The Industrial Internet of Things

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by Angela Guess Luigi De Bernardini, CEO of Autoware, recently wrote for Automation World, “In most cases, the terms Industry 4.0 and Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) are used interchangeably. But these two terms, though referring to similar technologies and applications, have different origins and meanings. That’s why I think it’s important to understand the…

How the Internet of Things Will Change Big Business

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by Angela Guess Forbes contributor Bernard Marr recently wrote, “Have you entered the Internet of Things yet? If you have a FitBit or other activity tracker that talks to your smartphone, you have.  If you have a thermostat, alarm system, or lights in your home that you can control with your computer or phone, you…

How to Prep Your Data Center for the Internet of Things

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by Angela Guess Pierre Frick of EnterpriseDB recently wrote in Data Center Knowledge, “Today, open source-based solutions have the functionality, scalability and reliability to enable businesses to successfully cope with the explosion of data associated with the IoT [Internet of Things]. As Gartner noted in its April 2015 report, State of Relational Open Source RDBMSs…

What’s Next for IT: Taking a Glimpse into the Future

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by Jonathan Buckley When dealing with technology, it’s common for people to always be asking, what’s next? After all, with the speed at which technology advances, looking forward to what’s coming down the pipeline isn’t just a fascinating hobby, it’s just good business sense. Even companies that may not rely heavily on technology still depend on…

9 Updated Predictions for the Internet of Things

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by Angela Guess Forbes contributor Gil Press recently wrote, “A number of new reports on the Internet of Things (IoT) provide a fresh look at the state of this hot market and forecasts for its future impact on the world’s economy.IDC discussed The Internet of Things Mid-Year Review at a webinar on July 23, including…

Retailers Must Embrace IoT, Machine Learning or Risk Falling Behind

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by Angela Guess Roland Moore-Colyer recently wrote for V3, “Technology is the future of retail. Digital data, machine learning, cloud-powered analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT) will separate the wheat from the chaff in tomorrow’s retail industry. A recent Sector Insights government report (PDF) said that retailers will need to embrace the latest technology…