Big data can be applicable to just about any and all industries, including mining! World Wide Technology worked with mining company administrators to implement a predictive analytics system, which utilized the OSIsoft's PI System recording software product to capture, log and analyze data over a 16 week period. Big data was a key contributor to the company’s improved capacity to recognize at risk machinery. The foundational components of big data allow it to impact industries of all shapes and sizes, as long as companies can grasp exactly what possibilities big data brings to the table.
Channel partners looking for a niche in big data may find opportunities in consulting, predictive analytics system deployment and software implementation. Read More