In light of increasing concerns around water scarcity, the cost of water, and now, water quality as a result of prolonged facility shutdowns, commercial building owners are being forced to pay closer attention to water management […]
How Does IoT Affect Big Data?
In the words of Andrew McAfee, the world is one big data problem. Some statistics culled from various sources and surveys tell the story: More than 150 zettabytes (150 trillion gigabytes) of data will need analysis by 2025, and 87% of companies […]
IoT-Based Environmental Monitoring: How Data Becomes Insights
The facilities management (FM) profession is changing—and has been for the past several years. According to an article that recently appeared in FMJ Magazine, “…the work of FM is no longer just about managing the facilities—it’s about how FM is creating organizational and strategic value.” […]
Tying Data Collection In The IoT To Business Goals
You’ve no doubt heard that the Internet of Things (IoT) is expected to be a multi-trillion dollar industry in the next decade. Much of that optimism is predicated on the promise of greater efficiency gains for enterprises as a result of IoT data collection and analysis. But while generating […]
How Much Does It Cost To Measure Indoor Air Quality?
If you’ve read anything about the rising trend of indoor air quality monitoring, you’re probably familiar with its benefits, including the fact that good quality air is an important factor with regard to occupants’ health […]
The Evolution Of IoT Sensor Data (& How It Benefits You)
A sophisticated data-collection device, the sensor is a crucial—and fascinating—component of the Internet of Things (IoT). This article explores the evolution of sensor technology […]
6 IoT Analytics Applications & Use Cases
In late December 2018, International Data Corporation (IDC) predicted that the collective sum of the world’s data would grow from the current 33 zettabytes to 175 zettabytes by 2025 […]