When creating and managing an Internet of Things / machine-to-machine deployment, you’ll want to integrate analytics from the start so you can gain the most value from your investment. Gathering data in real-time helps businesses analyze and decide what optimal actions to take.
First, decide on what data you will collect, as different IoT/M2M sensors and devices create their own types of data set at different intervals. Then your organization must plan what type of IoT analytics tools and platforms will provide the most visibility and insight into the deployment.
Take a look at this infographic on what analytics can do for IoT for details the top sources of IoT data, how analytics ties into it, plus current and future market trends.