Many industries are investing in big data analytics (BDA) solutions. There are many benefits, but there are also concerns around the quality and management of data, as well as how it is generated, used, stored and protected.
With the spread of the coronavirus and the constraints it has generated, innovative solutions using technologies have been introduced. Drones are one example of a technology that has provided services when physical distancing has become the norm.
Facial recognition is a biometric artificial intelligence (AI) application. In the future, it could be used to make online payments, get into cars, houses and other buildings, secure access to health or other sensitive data.
Circular economies can be described as a systemic approach to the design of process, products and business models in order to enable sustainable economic growth through the effective management of resources.
Italian clinicians have been using robots to check on COVID-19 patients in the worst affected region of Italy. The robots are equipped with a camera, which allows medical staff to keep an eye on their patients and medical monitors.