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Data Digest: External Data in BI, Infrastructure for IoT, Analytics for IoT

Learn how external data will improve BI, what a data infrastructure designed for IoT might look like, and how to implement new analytics strategies that will handle IoT data.

Look to External Data for Better BI

Most of business intelligence is working with internal data. Even modern tools don't always allow enterprises to incorporate external data into analytics. According to this article, new self-service tools will transform BI for the better by fully incorporating market information and other data from public sources.

Read more at IT Pro Portal

IoT Data Deluge Requires New Infrastructure

The enterprise has to evolve alongside technology. This article explains the new infrastructure, including more storage and real-time ingestion, needed to handle the explosion of data caused by IoT devices.

Read more at Forbes

Turning IoT into Analytics

The next step for the Internet of Things is the Analytics of Things: turning IoT data into effective insight. This article reviews the major challenges and opportunities for generating analytics out of the data from connected devices.

Read more at Kdnuggets

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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