February 24, 2014

Big data and the internet of things – turning OT in IT

The 3Vs (velocity, variety and volume) is the best-known definition of what big data represents. But while this describes the nature of the data it has little to say about why you should go to the trouble of processing it. In this feature, Yves de Montcheuil, VP of Marketing, introduces a more practical definition that’s tied in with the Internet of Things: turning operational technology into information technology.