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A Guide to Deploying IoT Analytics, From Edge to Enterprise

Published: 30 March 2017

ID: G00317014

Analyst(s): Carlton Sapp


For successful digital transformation, technical professionals must establish new ways to leverage and monetize IoT data by embedding analytics throughout the IoT architecture. This report offers guidance on deploying analytics across IoT solutions, from edge to enterprise.

Table Of Contents


  • Why Analytics Should Be a Central Focus in IoT Solution Designs
    • Data and Analytics Are More Critical Than the Device and Software
    • A More Optimal IoT Design Strategy
    • Adding Artificial Intelligence in the IoT Architecture
  • Where to Exploit Analytics in the IoT Architecture
    • Analytics at the IoT Edge
    • Analytics at the IoT Platform
    • Analytics at the Enterprise
  • Steps to Start Exploiting Analytics to Turn Data Into Value
    • Target Value
    • Harvest Value
    • Measure Value


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