Machine learning, automation vital for ‘IoT revolution’

The true value of the Internet of Things is when it is used in conjunction with autonomous devices and machine learning, according to SAS’ chief analytics officer for Australia and New Zealand, Evan Stubbs. Speaking at the SAS Analytics Insights event in Sydney yesterday, he said that IoT is just a small part of the “bigger revolution that’s going on”, which includes big data, analytics, machine learning and automation. “The Internet of Things in isolation is really boring at the end of the day,” he said. “The exciting thing about the Internet of Things is the fact that it can create an entire army of autonomous devices linked to a central intelligence that can make decisions for us. “So the fact that your toaster has an IP address – who…


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