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  • The Big Rural Data

The Big Rural Data (3): 5 Applications for Customer Services

In previous posts we have explored the benefits of working with big data in both hydrologic and hydraulic services and we have given some examples of data mining based on information that in most [...]

By |August 22nd, 2016|Customer Service, Modelling, Prediction / Forecast|
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Rural Water Intelligence. The future of irrigation district management

Improving Present to Secure Future Agriculture is by far the largest consumer of available freshwater. According to the United Nations 70% of freshwater withdrawals from watercourses and groundwater are for agricultural usage, three times [...]

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The Data cycle (II). Data integration

Throughout this Data cycle series, we are having a look at the journey of our data from its generation to its storage and interpretation. In the first chapter, Data generation and collection, we discovered [...]

By |July 18th, 2016|Data Integration & Visualisation|
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How “IoT” Simplifies Water Quality Monitoring

In my pervious post How the Internet of Things is Changing Irrigation Industry, two leading edge solutions to monitor crops and soils were presented. This chapter we present an ”IoT” solution applied to a key [...]

By |July 4th, 2016|Market Trends|
  • The Big Rural Data

The Big Rural Data (2): 5 Applications for Hydraulic Services

Following the rural water cycle, it is now time to discuss the benefits of dealing with and taking advantage of collected hydraulic data and how these enable water managers to take rural water and [...]

By |June 28th, 2016|Modelling, Prediction / Forecast|
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How much data do you collect?

Most rural water businesses spend a lot of money on data collection. Some of it is used for operations and is considered useful only at the time it is collected since it describes the [...]

By |June 13th, 2016|Customer Service, Data Integration & Visualisation|
  • How the Internet of Things is Changing Irrigation Industry

How the Internet of Things is Changing Irrigation Industry

The Internet of Things (IoT), sometimes referred to as the Internet of Objects represents the next evolution of the Internet, taking a huge leap in its ability to gather, analyze, and distribute data that [...]

By |May 30th, 2016|Market Trends|
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Big Data. How to unravel the knot.

What has been the impact of data on agriculture and rural development? In many countries, agriculture accounts for the overwhelming majority of rural employment. Climate change and uncertain commodity prices have worsened agrarian conditions for [...]

By |May 24th, 2016|Data Integration & Visualisation, Scheme Planning|