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Data Digest: Disaster Recovery, Big Data Questions, IoT Strategy

Learn best practices for creating a disaster recovery plan, planning before a new big data project, and using strategy to improve IoT deployments.

Best Practices for Disaster Recovery Plans

Even if your cybersecurity is top notch, simple equipment failure can bring your business to a halt if you aren't prepared. This article runs down eight best practices to improve your disaster recovery plan.

Read more at CIO

Ask These 3 Questions before Launching Big Data

Big data promises to answer every question we can think of, but this author recommends asking three big-picture questions before embarking on a big data project. If you cannot answer them, you will fail to get value out of big data.

Read more at Business2Community

Making IoT Work for Business

According to this article, in order to see more value from the Internet of Things, enterprises must consider business strategy as a vital part of IoT deployments.

Read more at Information Age

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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