Why Your Business Needs to Treat Your Edge Data as Capital

Why Your Business Needs to Treat Your Edge Data as Capital

Data is one of the most powerful resources at your organization’s disposal—a resource that may seem both infinite and underused.

It seems infinite because it is everywhere and it’s growing exponentially, as sectors including finance, telecommunications, pharma, health care, and manufacturing gather more data from more sources. And it seems underused because organizations gather far more of it than they can turn into new strategies to innovate, compete, and grow.

And the pressure is only mounting, with the proliferation of “edge computing”: all the cameras, sensors, and other Internet of Things (IoT) tools powered by artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) that document activity from the remote locations where and when it happens.

Edge computing is yielding a deluge of data, and without the infrastructure and culture to manage it, or an organizational culture that…

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