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Data Digest: Open Source Pitfalls, Open Source and IoT, and Cloud Computing

Five common problems enterprises have with open source, plus how IoT can improve analytics and why cloud computing will stick around.

The Pitfalls of Open Source

Open source software can be a blessing, but an enterprise of any size may make errors in judgment on how to best use open source. This article covers five of the most common problems enterprises have with open source.

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IoT Intertwining with Analytics and Open Source

The spread of the Internet of Things has led to confusion regarding the many possibilities presented. One of the best and most obvious applications concerns its use with analytics. This article examines how the IoT can improve analytics, as well as how it relates to open source.


Why Cloud Computing Will Stick Around

The shift to the cloud has gone from a trend to an inevitability. Not everyone agrees about the value of the cloud, but this article reviews the reasons why cloud computing has so quickly transformed the landscape.

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About the Author

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

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