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Industrial Analytics Revolutionizes Big Data in the Digital Business

Published: 19 August 2014

ID: G00264728

Analyst(s): Rita Sallam , Kristian Steenstrup , Leif Eriksen, Simon Jacobson


CIOs of asset-intensive companies are finding themselves at the leading edge of industrial analytics, the next wave of business transformation. Use this research to surmount existing challenges of IT/OT data integration and analysis by examining opportunity, business needs and skills availability.

Table Of Contents
  • Key Challenges



  • Look for "Dark" OT Data, Finding New Ways to Expand Use of Low-Cost Sensors and New Data Sources That Can Be Mapped to Business Opportunities
  • Identify a Scenario, and Develop a Pilot Project That Uses OT but Interacts With the Enterprise System to Deliver High-Value Outcomes
  • Partner With LOB Counterparts/Leadership to Understand Desired Future-State Business Outcomes, and Develop Analytics Use Cases to Deliver the Necessary Intelligence to Support This Transformation
    • Use Case Maturity
    • Data Maturity
    • Sensor Integration
    • Analytics
    • Context-Based Decisions
  • Find and Develop the Skills for IT/OT Integration

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