Hollywood already invented them: avatars, cyborgs, androids, clones. Today, leading politicians, managers and investors speak about the Digital Twin as a reflection of people as something perfectly natural. But where remains the data sovereignty?
With all the attention on Big Data, it is easy to overlook AI opportunities with small or unbalanced samples - or “Small Data.” Success with Small Data requires specialized analytics. Cloud trends like edge-computing will further expand Small Data opportunities.
German Chancellor Merkel is warning German companies to exploit the value creation potential of data or be in for a rude awakening. But how to flip the switch to a data-centric business? A first good step would be “Product Management.”
Are you planning to rent an apartment, buy a house, locate an office? The arrival and success of Robotaxis, van-pool shuttles and autonomous vehicles will radically alter consumption of urban space - roads, parking - and ignite a race to reuse it.
Mistakes and errors slow down production and cost money. How to prevent it? "Frontloading" with digital twins can do the trick. Wouldn't it be ideal to identify defects prior to production?
There is plenty of open source data, for example about where people live, how many cars they have registered. However, in order to optimize public transportation what's missing is dynamic data, such as data on actual people movements. The Data Intelligence Hub can help with that.