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Big Data Strategy for enabling IoT


GE is creating the industrial internet that is required to enable the IoT solutions for all industrial verticals. This presentation highlights the scale and reach of the industrial internet and what it means for the IoT market. The importance of data platforms and overall data strategy in this journey will be discussed along with the building blocks that help enable and execute such a strategy. Specific knowledge discovery and analytics use cases for industry verticals will be shared as well.


Prashant Tyagi leads the IoT and Big Data Platform team at GE Software and Analytics in San Ramon. He is responsible for enabling the big data strategy for the Industrial Internet that combines IT and OT data for predictive analytics. Prior to GE, he was with Cisco where he was leading the organization focused on delivering platform solutions for Cisco’s smart services and smart analytics initiatives that generated over a billion dollar in revenues for the company by enabling key network deployment and performance management applications on an analytics platform. Prior to Cisco, he was co-founder of a startup company focused on delivering intelligent drug discovery data platforms for the Biotech and Pharma Industry.

Prashant holds a B.Tech from IIT, Delhi and an MBA from IIM, Bangalore. He also holds a Masters in Computer Science from Clemson University.