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Sensor Data and the Internet of Things: When Big Data Gets Really Big

By Jeff Healey, Director of Product Marketing at Vertica Systems


BigData_mk_final.jpgDo you know how many devices you own that are connected to the Internet? Of course you are thinking of the biggies- Computers, gaming systems, possibly your home phone- but what about your other devices? You know the smaller ones- digital photo frames, home audio and televisions. Make sure you count those too.


Now, think of devices that you don't own, but that still track information about you. These are the devices in the public realm. And they are all collecting data.


Continue reading to learn how to unlock the potential of all of this data.


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  • For years I've been doing video and music production back and forth between Boston MA and New Orleans LA. Starting in 2010, I've began working with Vertica (now HP Vertica) in the marketing team, doing customer testimonials, product release videos, and website management. I'm fascinated by Big Data and the amazing things my badass team at HP Vertica has done and continues to do in the industry every day.
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