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Karen Quatromoni
Industrial Internet Consortium
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Industrial Internet Consortium Publishes the Data Edition of the Journal of Innovation

Leveraging data analytics to achieve better business outcomes

NEEDHAM, MA – JUNE 21, 2018 – The Industrial Internet Consortium® (IIC™), the world’s leading organization transforming business and society by accelerating the adoption of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), published the eighth edition of the Journal of Innovation focused entirely on data. The issue shows why it is so important for industrial organizations to leverage data analytics for better business decisions.

"Data is becoming a strategic business asset for many organizations, especially those involved in Industrial IoT," said Edy Liongosari, Co-chair of the IIC Thought Leadership Task Group and Chief Research Scientist at Accenture Labs. "In this edition of the Journal of Innovation, IIC members show how data and analytics can drive innovation, reduce costs and transform businesses."

The Data Edition of the Journal of Innovation includes articles contributed by experts in data analytics:

  • Causal Analytics in IIoT – AI That Knows What Causes What, and When
    Dr. John Galloway, Founder, Au Sable
    Pieter van Schalkwyk, CEO, XMPro
    Dann Marian, guest co-author

  • The Path from Data to Actionable Information as a Driver for the Industrial Ecosystem
    Will Sobel, Co–Founder/Chief Strategy Officer, VIMANA

  • There Are New Markets for Industrial IoT
    Data Ken Figueredo,

The Journal of Innovation highlights the innovative ideas, approaches, products and services emerging within the industrial internet such as IoT and digital transformation, AI, smart cities, the smart factory and edge computing. Full current and past editions of the Journal of Innovation can be downloaded here.

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