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5/23/2016
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6 Barriers To IoT Data Flow

Enterprises are integrating IoT devices into their ecosystems to get data that was not available previously. As with most new data sources, there may be concerns about whether the data is accessible, usable, valuable, and secure. Here are a few things to consider as your enterprise moves toward IoT.
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Balance Risks And Rewards 
IoT devices tend to generate considerable data, the value of which may not be completely understood. In order to prioritize data flows, organizations should weigh the benefits of new information flows against the potential security risks they may represent.   
'The greatest [challenge] is keeping pace with the deluge of information and still finding value in the data at the same time. IoT users need to strategize and make sure they're not collecting data for the sake of collecting it,' said Guy Yehiav, CEO of prescriptive analytics software vendor Profitect, in an interview.
Don't clog the pipes with junk, in other words. 
(Image: AJEL via Pixabay)

Balance Risks And Rewards

IoT devices tend to generate considerable data, the value of which may not be completely understood. In order to prioritize data flows, organizations should weigh the benefits of new information flows against the potential security risks they may represent.

"The greatest [challenge] is keeping pace with the deluge of information and still finding value in the data at the same time. IoT users need to strategize and make sure they're not collecting data for the sake of collecting it," said Guy Yehiav, CEO of prescriptive analytics software vendor Profitect, in an interview.

Don't clog the pipes with junk, in other words.

(Image: AJEL via Pixabay)

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