Only a Fraction of 160 Zettabyte ‘Datasphere’ to Be Stored

Think you’ve seen big data? Think again. The amount of data created in the universe will skyrocket from 16 zettabytes this year to more than 160 zettabytes by 2025, according to a new IDC report sponsored by Seagate. Luckily for the rest of us, only about 15 will be stored. The data management challenges that we face now are nothing

Witness a Complete Showcase of Asia’s IoT Industry Chain In IoTE 2017

As the largest and longest-running conference and trade show dedicated to showcase the complete IoT industry chain in Asia, the 9th Shenzhen International Internet of Things Exhibition will open its doors from Aug 16-18 this year, at Shenzhen Convention & Conference Center. Exhibition Profile Launched in 2009, IoTE has always been a platform for product launches and exclusive debut appearances by domestic and international

How Far Are We From ‘True’ Artificial Intelligence – And Do We Really Want To Go There?

Artificial Intelligence is something that’s been on the horizon for a long time – probably as long as anyone reading this will be able to remember. Since its emergence into the public consciousness through science fiction, we have understood with certainty that one day machines will have “intelligence”, and considered the ethical and philosophical implications. Today, though, there’s a palpable

Data Opportunities Slipping Through the Cracks

If you’re struggling to make the most of your data, take heart in the fact that you’re not alone. A large percentage of companies are not fully executing on their big data, data science, and IoT strategies, several recent studies say. That good news is there’s lots of room for improvement. The gap between what companies can do with data,

4 Reasons to Build Predictive Customer Analytics into Your Retail Business

Data science is playing an increasingly bigger role in how businesses utilize technology in strategy, planning, and operations. Everyone is trying to collect data, analyze it and apply the intelligence learned into optimizing business activities. One area where the value of data – particularly in predictive analytics – has been making its mark is in retail. This is a tough