Big Data news and updates
Things Matter Malaga
The “Things Matter” conference, organized by Telefonica in Malaga, addressed how digital transformations and the introduction of technology to production can help take businesses forward. Real use cases were presented and helped show how one can apply technology to various areas of the business model. When technology is present in production, processing, logistics and point of sale, the entire process can become more efficient, the client can have clearer information, and the business can make better decisions.
Cost savings and improved fleet management thanks to ‘big data’
Telefónica I + D develops LUCA Fleet in Boecillo, an application to modernize the business of vehicle fleets, and according to those responsible for the product: “make their management more efficient and increase safety”. This solution complements the already existing IoT-based fleet and mobility management products, “offering a superior layer of analytics and visualization of data that directly impacts decision-making and the setting of new objectives”.
Chema Alonso presents the Big Data Talent Generation Spain report from COTEC
The Big Data Talent Generation Spain report was elaborated by a group of Big Data workers driven and coordinated by Telefónica. This project consisted of team work through out the past year including collaborations from over 20 companies from COTEC.
LUCA, Profuturo and UPSA unite to provide digital education for underpriveliged areas
The Pontificia University of Salamanca, LUCA and the Profuturo Foundation have teamed up to give digital education to young children from an underpriveliged background. They have created a long term collaboration which will allow the students to have close contact with case studies and real data.
Elena Gil Lizasoain makes the cover of G55CIO magazine
LUCA CEO, Elena Gil Lizasoain, was featured on the cover of G55CIO magazine due to her appearance the TIC Forum Peru. This event was organized by Telefónica and saw Elena discuss the role of Big Data which is now a key part of the digital transformation.