By using website you agree to our use of cookies as described in our cookie policy. Learn More

TDWI Upside - Where Data Means Business

Data Digest: Securing IoT, Selecting BI Tools, and IoT and Advertising

A checklist for proper IoT security, plus best practices for picking a big data BI tool and tips for unlocking that latent potency of IoT in advertising.

Securing the IoT Takes Proactivity

The IoT still has not reached its full potential nor even widespread adoption. However, if your enterprise is one of those early adopters, it is crucial to start securing your IoT operations before it becomes a real headache. This article brings a checklist for proper IoT security for you and your enterprise to follow.

Read more at Dark Reading

Best Practices for Picking a New BI Tool in Big Data

In its adoption, big data has swallowed all previous practices and tools used for BI. This is not necessarily a bad thing, but it does make it hard for some enterprises to figure out what new technology to use. This article has the ten commandments for deciding which of the new BI tools will be best for your enterprise.


The IoT in Advertising: Hidden Potential

Once you have secured the IoT, it can be used for many things. This article highlights one particular area where IoT can excel: the field of advertising. Tips for unlocking that latent potency is the primary focus of this article.

Read more at IT Pro Portal

About the Author

Quint Turner is an editorial intern at TDWI and an undergraduate English student at Skidmore College. Follow his blog at

TDWI Membership

Accelerate Your Projects,
and Your Career

TDWI Members have access to exclusive research reports, publications, communities and training.

Individual, Student, and Team memberships available.