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Data Digest: Exploring Security Methods for IoT, Monetizing IoT Data, Managing Data Lakes

Learn why “lean security” principles might help you secure your IoT devices, how IoT data can create opportunities for profit, and how a well-managed data lake creates a fertile ground for predictive analytics.

Securing IoT Devices Starts in Development

Recent security scandals have hurt the reputations of many IoT devices. Securing IoT products requires developers to consider security concerns from the start. This article explains a recommended methodology called "lean security" which can get the entire enterprise working to improve security.

Read more at Dark Reading

Turning IoT Data into Profit

The Internet of Things has to be more than everyday objects with sensors on them. This article claims that monetizing the new streams of data from IoT devices is one of the biggest opportunities IoT offers in terms of value.

Read more at IT Pro Portal

Turning the Data Lake into a Crystal Ball

Enterprises implement data lakes because they hope to predict the future with analytics, but getting to that point takes far more effort than just collecting data. This article explains the benefits of a well-managed data lake and the best practices for setting one up.

Read more at Information Management

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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