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IoT Innovator | What IoT Needs is a Data Layer

Publication: IoT Innovator Title: What IoT Needs Is a Data Layer Author: David Simmons   Abstract: In this article, IoT Developer Evangelist at InfluxData David Simmons makes the case that the real challenge with the IoT is not the devices but the data....


DZone | Simplifying InfluxDB: Shards and Retention Policies

Publication: DZone Title: Simplifying InfluxDB: Shards and Retention Policies Author: Margo Schaedel Abstract: This DZone article by InfluxData DevRel Margo Schaedel shows how to make sense of InfluxDB, particularly retention policies, shards, and shard groups. Schaedel begins by providing a list...

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