HOME  |  NEWS  |  BLOGS  |  MESSAGES  |  FEATURES  |  VIDEOS  |  WEBINARS  |  INDUSTRIES  |  FOCUS ON FUNDAMENTALS
  |  REGISTER  |  LOGIN  |  HELP
Blogs
Blog

Analytics Becomes Big Data & Goes Mainstream

NO RATINGS
View Comments: Newest First|Oldest First|Threaded View
naperlou
User Rank
Blogger
You are so right
naperlou   8/25/2014 10:03:30 AM
NO RATINGS
Rob, I currently teach Big Data for a professional training company.  It is the hot topic, and crosses industries.  You are quite correct that this type of activity was mostly used by large companies in the past.  I once worked at a large simulator vendor.  We had industrial plant simulators that were used for training operators.  We found that, for continuous manufacturing plants, our math models were so accurate that customers were using them to predict the outcome of vairous changes (feedstock, process, etc.). 

Now, with products like GE has almost any company can do something like this.  Tied to PLM systems this will make operators very efficient.

Partner Zone
More Blogs
The problem with a four-, five-, or six-year degree is that they don’t teach engineers the soft skills required to have a successful career. Here are seven skills that every engineering graduate needs to be successful.
A UK-based company called Ilika has developed a miniature solid-state battery to power the IoT.
Design teams are operating in a business environment that increasingly requires them to collaborate and share data across extended teams, multiple organizations, and widespread locations. Autodesk’s customers are looking for a solution that eliminates project bottlenecks, such as the time-consuming and error-ridden process of shuttling design reviews and revisions back and forth among team members.
A Finland-based company has introduced what it claims is the first smart door lock that can be powered from energy harvested from a mobile device.
This charts show the pros and cons of five drive-train technologies.
Quick Poll
The Continuing Education Center offers engineers an entirely new way to get the education they need to formulate next-generation solutions.
Jan 11 - 15, Designing ARM Devices Using Segger Tools
SEMESTERS: 1  |  2  |  3  |  4  |  5  |  6 |  7 | 8 | 9


Focus on Fundamentals consists of 45-minute on-line classes that cover a host of technologies. You learn without leaving the comfort of your desk. All classes are taught by subject-matter experts and all are archived. So if you can't attend live, attend at your convenience.
Learn More   |   Login   |   Archived Classes
Twitter Feed
Design News Twitter Feed
Like Us on Facebook

Technology Marketplace

Copyright © 2016 UBM Canon, A UBM company, All rights reserved. Privacy Policy | Terms of Service