Increasing Your Company’s Data IQ with its Own Datamart
In this episode of the IoT Business Show, we speak with Tim Panagos about setting up your own datamart and the inherent value in doing so – even if you don’t plan on selling anything at all.
Using external data in addition to your internal data is strategic. Besides public microservices, business systems, and IoT products, an emerging source of external data […]
Confluent Kafka KSQL 5.0.0 Review & How-To
By Tim Panagos
KSQL is an enhanced servicethat allows a SQL-like query capability over top of Kafka streams. It is maintained by Confluent, the commercial company behind Apache Kafka. They announced KSQL in Aug of 2017 and a little over a year later, they have released the 5.0.0 version of the service. In this post, I review KSQL 5.0.0 and show you how to install […]
Smart City Part III
A Deep Dive into Smart City: Bus Location Use-Case
By Tamanna Chawla Chopra
In part two of our three-part look at the Smart City, we examined the importance of geo-mapping and explained a bit of how the many obstacles posed by a dense, urban environment can be overcome. In this final post, I’d like to think about sensors, the basic building blocks of Smart Anything, and about the […]
A Smart City in Practice: Mapping Sensor Location on Google Maps
by Tamanna Chawla Chopra
In Part I of our look at the Smart City, my colleague Steven Brew outlined the basics: What constitutes a Smart City, and what challenges municipalities face in trying to realize the lofty goal of becoming “Smart.” In Part II, we look specifically at what may be the most important building block in this process: mapping.
Mapping allows users and those responsible […]