(The Hosting News) – NEXCOM has collaborated with IBM® to help manufacturers delve into big data using analytic applications in the cloud. Sweeping the industrial and manufacturing sector, big data is catalyzing the convergence of operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT). In response to the momentous wave of digital transformation, the collaboration between NEXCOM and IBM® is aimed to facilitate the use of big data harnessed from industrial IoT to allow for more data-driven decision-making.
The industrial and manufacturing sector sees big data as a tool to increase efficiency, reduce cost and waste, and explore new business models. As different clients have different agendas, it requires a configurable IoT gateway solution with flexibility in everything from data acquisition to data analysis in order to quickly respond to all clients’ needs. This is the essence of the IBM® and NEXCOM collaboration.