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Our look at data science, industry trends, data analytics and IoT.

Data Security in the Cloud: Key Concepts and Challenges

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Data Collection in Industrial IoT Contexts: Methods and Trends

Data Collection in Industrial IoT Contexts: Methods and Trends

We can think about the data generated by an IoT device as going through three separate phases: the data creation itself, collection and organization, and the process of making that

The Future is Decentralized: IoT Edge Computing as Key to High-Speed IoT Development

The Future is Decentralized: IoT Edge Computing as Key to High-Speed IoT Development

This article discusses the features of a decentralized IoT edge computing ecosystem. You will find a breakdown of the components that need to be designed, as well as some of

IoT and Sustainability: The Environmental Impact of the Internet of Things 

IoT and Sustainability: The Environmental Impact of the Internet of Things 

As a company that offers an IoT development studio and a cloud data science platform that thrive on developments such as cloud computing, we are concerned about the environmental impact

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The Engineer and the Data Scientist: The War of the Worlds in IIoT

The Engineer and the Data Scientist: The War of the Worlds in IIoT

Successful IIoT implementation projects require two major actors: the engineer and the data scientist. Yet how do you bridge the gap between these two mindsets?

The IoT Development Cycle: How Do You Bring Together Data Science and IoT?

The IoT Development Cycle: How Do You Bring Together Data Science and IoT?

This article lays out the constituents of what we call the fully rounded IoT development cycle - both tangible and intangible.

Remote IoT Device Management: How Do You Overcome Common Challenges with IIoT Platforms?

Remote IoT Device Management: How Do You Overcome Common Challenges with IIoT Platforms?

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) holds the promise of a fully automated future of instant insight. As a recent phenomenon, the emerging paradigm of the industrial IoT platform has

The Current Platform Landscape: Industry 4.0 and the Evolution of Open Platform Adoption in Germany

The Current Platform Landscape: Industry 4.0 and the Evolution of Open Platform Adoption in Germany

A recent publication by the German Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy (BMWi) sheds light on the evolution of the global platform landscape while also providing local data.

What Does a Cloud Data Platform Do for You?

What Does a Cloud Data Platform Do for You?

A cloud data platform is your counterpart in delivering value and responding to the concrete needs of companies dealing with data-driven processes.

The Essential Capabilities of Data Science Platforms in 2020: An Overview

The Essential Capabilities of Data Science Platforms in 2020: An Overview

In March 2020, Gartner published its report on the critical capabilities of data science and machine learning platforms. The report looks at the offerings of 16 vendors dominating the market.

On The Very Idea of a Platform: Or Why Companies Should Be Looking Into Platform Models

On The Very Idea of a Platform: Or Why Companies Should Be Looking Into Platform Models

Ever wondered how it is possible to get so much from the internet for free these days? Start with your free Twitter account and Google-searching.

The Importance of Custom IoT Solutions

The Importance of Custom IoT Solutions

This article highlights the need for an efficiently budgeted, differentiated approach to IoT. It lists the key features of custom IoT solutions and stresses the need for future-oriented approaches.

How Do You Recognize Which IoT Platform Is Best for You?

How Do You Recognize Which IoT Platform Is Best for You?

We define an IoT platform as a complete set of multi-layered services and integration capabilities that facilitates the management and maintenance of connected IoT devices and logic.

Brownfield IoT Technologies: Extending the Internet of Things to Legacy Devices

Brownfield IoT Technologies: Extending the Internet of Things to Legacy Devices

This article outlines the concepts of greenfield and brownfield and provides an overview of strategies for bringing IoT technologies to brownfield environments.

Whitepaper: The IoT Development Cycle with Reswarm

Whitepaper: The IoT Development Cycle with Reswarm

For a fully-rounded IoT development cycle, data scientists and data engineers can benefit from a comprehensive offering that distinguishes itself by its scope.

Whitepaper: How the Repods Data Science Platform Changes the Way You Do Analytics

Whitepaper: How the Repods Data Science Platform Changes the Way You Do Analytics

Why a data science platform? AI deployments have grown by 270% over the past four years. Yet data scientists and machine learning engineers still have a long way to go.

Internet of Things Trends to Keep Watching in 2020

Internet of Things Trends to Keep Watching in 2020

Back in August 2019, Gartner projected that the enterprise and automotive Internet of Things (IoT) sector will have integrated up to 5.8 billion endpoints by 2020.

Data Analytics Trends to Watch Closely in 2020

Data Analytics Trends to Watch Closely in 2020

Well into 2020, huge trends such as IoT, big data, and machine learning continue to dominate the data analytics landscape.

Credit Default Risk Prediction

Credit Default Risk Prediction

Default risk is the chance that companies or individuals will be unable to make the required payments on their debt obligations.

Challenges to Implementing IoT in Your Company: Resistance Management as Part of Change Management

Challenges to Implementing IoT in Your Company: Resistance Management as Part of Change Management

Survey data shows that 43% of companies are looking at the digital transformation to increase competitiveness.

The Path to Becoming a Data Scientist

The Path to Becoming a Data Scientist

Data science surfaced as a term in the 1960s to denote a line of work that specifically deals with the task of making sense of data.

What Types of Data Scientists Are There Out There?

What Types of Data Scientists Are There Out There?

Think of all the strengths you have to showcase as a data scientist. You may have a background in statistics as you sometimes develop new statistical theories for big data.

How Digital are German SMEs?

How Digital are German SMEs?

Notes on IoT and the Current Innovation Landscape: A recent study called The Internet of Things in German SMEs casts new light on Germany’s current innovation landscape.

Cloud Computing and SaaS: Insights from a Trend Study

Cloud Computing and SaaS: Insights from a Trend Study

This is an overview of trends in cloud computing and the use of SaaS platforms. We also outline the advantages of cloud platforms and the specific type of user experience

What is the Cloud Platform Repods All About?

What is the Cloud Platform Repods All About?

Managing mid-to-large quantities of data is no longer the daily bread of data scientists only. Working with data has become pervasive.

How to Evaluate Data Platforms for Your Organization

How to Evaluate Data Platforms for Your Organization

And Why a Database is Not Enough: Companies and organizations are increasingly using existing data to generate additional values.

The Top 10 Data Science and BI Influencers You Should Follow on Twitter

The Top 10 Data Science and BI Influencers You Should Follow on Twitter

Data Analytics and Business Intelligence are on the rise. New trends are evolving exponentially. An increasing number of companies are publishing their whitepapers or case studies online.

A Cloud Data Platform Comparison

A Cloud Data Platform Comparison

This article provides a quick cloud data platform comparison and feature assessment of three cloud data platforms: Snowflake, Panoply, and Repods.

How to Model Data on the Repods Platform?

How to Model Data on the Repods Platform?

Repods is a cloud data platform to create and manage data pods. Data pods are compact data warehouses with flexible storage, vCores, and memory.

Data Visualization with Repods: Create Your First Custom Infographic

Data Visualization with Repods: Create Your First Custom Infographic

In this article on data visualization, we are going to demonstrate how to create custom infographics in the Repods cloud data science platform.

Using PowerBI on Top of the Repods Cloud Data Science Platform

Using PowerBI on Top of the Repods Cloud Data Science Platform

This tutorial provides a quick overview of ways of using PowerBI, the Business Intelligence Dashboard, on your data prepared and maintained in the Repods Data Science Platform.

FIFA World Cup Statistics: A Data Science Perspective . Creating Analyses and Reports with Repods— Part II

FIFA World Cup Statistics: A Data Science Perspective . Creating Analyses and Reports with Repods— Part II

Data-driven Historical Stats from the FIFA World Cup between 1930 and 2014 : In the second part of our article on data modeling, we are going to model data with Repods.

FIFA World Cup Statistics: A Data Science Perspective . Data Modeling with Repods— Part I

FIFA World Cup Statistics: A Data Science Perspective . Data Modeling with Repods— Part I

Data-driven Historical Stats from the FIFA World Cup between 1930 and 2014 : Following our tutorials series on Repods, we can now introduce this slightly more complex example.

Adding Interactivity to Complex Infographics with d3.js in Repods— Part II

Adding Interactivity to Complex Infographics with d3.js in Repods— Part II

In what follows, we are going to show you how to approach the task of adding interactivity to complex infographics in Repods.

Complex Infographics with d3.js in Repods — Part I

Complex Infographics with d3.js in Repods — Part I

Preparing the Structure of the Infographic: In this and the following article, we are going to demonstrate how to create complex infographics by adding interactivity in the Repods platform.