Intelligent store energy management and production automation: How edison street GmbH profits from EXASOL’s IoT capabilities
Imagine a world where your keys let you know where they are when you’ve lost them, your refrigerator automatically orders food when it’s empty, and your car books an appointment with your local garage when it recognizes that something needs attention. What may have previously been regarded as science fiction is becoming part of everyday reality with the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT). The Internet is a great resource for humans to store and access information, but it is also becoming a useful platform for machines. All kinds of devices, switches and sensors connect to the Internet; independent devices allow organizations to gather vast amounts of granular data and fine-tune their business processes.