Big data, analytics revenues to reach $260bn by 2022
The banking and manufacturing sectors are making the largest big data and analytics investments, says IDC.
IoT: Its moment has come
For years, there has been talk of the wonders of the Internet of Things (IoT). Enabling machines to send and receive data has long been touted as the next big thing, but although it has held a lot of promise, IoT never really seemed to get out of the starting blocks. This seems to be changing. As devices are becoming 'smarter' and cheaper, networks are being configured to handle large quantities of data.
Siemens and Alibaba Cloud Partner to Power Industrial Internet of Things in China
Siemens and Alibaba Cloud, the cloud computing arm of Alibaba Group, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) today to partner to foster the industrial Internet of Things (IoT) in China.