Archive for Big Data

What’s new with SAP Leonardo?

SAP Leonardo is not just about IoT anymore.  SAP has refocused it as a digital innovation system for redefining your business.  That certainly makes a lot of sense, given that the next few years will be all about digitization, innovation, and business transformation.  In my view, this move by SAP tacitly acknowledges the importance of […]

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Cloud Adoption Slow and Steady Among SAP Chemical Users

Last week I had the pleasure to attend the Best Practices for Chemicals Event in Houston this year. Digital Transformation in Chemicals While there I spoke with SAP about Digital Transformation in the chemicals industry.  Apparently, chemical manufacturers, particularly those focused on agri-business, paint and coatings, are leading the charge in response to acute competitive […]

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Where is the Edge?

Edge computing has data, applications and services at the logical extremes of a network near the sensors or in the devices generating data, and away from centralized cloud data centers. Data management, communication, and some analytics occur at the source of the data i.e., in each device which is much smaller in scale compared to the cloud. […]

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More Thoughts from the Elephant in the Room: Big Data, Analytics, and Data Management for Industrial Control – Part 2

IIoT Viewpoints is always on the lookout for disruptive IIoT-enabled solutions that address longstanding problems. ARC interviewed Vish Avasarala, Co-founder of Saint Software Consultants, and Kenneth Smith, General Manager, Energy at Hortonworks about how Big Data, analytics, and data management systems can help industrial companies optimize operations performance.  In part one of this interview, we […]

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Thoughts from the Elephant in the Room: Big Data, Analytics, and Data Management for Industrial Control

IIoT Viewpoints is always on the lookout for disruptive IIoT-enabled solutions that address longstanding problems. ARC interviewed Vish Avasarala, Co-founder of Saint Software Consultants, and Kenneth Smith, General Manager, Energy at Hortonworks about how Big Data, analytics, and data management systems can help industrial companies optimize operations performance.  Today we present part one of two. […]

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