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October 15, 2014 by Mining IQ Editorial
Rio Tinto Confirmed as Principal Sponsor of Austmine 2015
Austmine and Mining IQ are delighted to announce the confirmation of Rio Tinto as the Principal Sponsor for Austmine 2015: Transforming Mining– Technology & InnovationInternational Conference & Exhibition. The conference, taking place on the 19 – 20 May 2015 at the Royal International Convention Centre in Brisbane, Read more
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September 1, 2014 by Megan Edwards
Megan Edwards
IT is evidently not "new" to the mining world. However, what is new are its significantly growing convergence with operational technology, its increase in importance and value to operational teams in general and the role of the CIO or IT Director within a mining organisation.
Tags: IT | big data | CIO
August 27, 2014 by Megan Edwards
Megan Edwards
On Day One of Mining IQ and The ASIA Miner’s AusAsia MinTech, we were joined by Jason Nitz, Fleet Management Systems Superintendent at Newmont’s Boddington Gold Mine to present on the very topical subject of the convergence of Information Technology and Operational Technology. With every passing year in the mining industry the Read more
Tags: ausasia mintech | Newmont | information technology | operational technology | IT/OT convergence | IT/OT
August 26, 2014 by Megan Edwards
The Three Pillars of Productivity? Automation, Equipment and Data
On site at Mining IQ and The ASIA Miner’s AusAsia MinTech 2014 conference in Perth, the audience gathered for one breakout interactive session to debate the issue of productivity across three business critical areas: automation, equipment and data analytics.
Tags: productivity | automation | Data
July 14, 2014 by Mining IQ Editorial
Event Industry Preview: Big Data Analytics in Mining and Driving Actionable Intelligence
Mining companies investment into IT is due to multiply by 5 in the next 3 years and with every phase of a mining company’s value chain producing large amounts of data on a daily basis, big data analytics will certainly be a large part of this increase. A particular area of focus is real-time data acquisition and analytics in order to Read more
Tags: big data | big data analytics
July 13, 2014 by Megan Edwards
Big Data Analytics : the Hottest Disruptive Technology in Mining Right Now?
Data analysis is not a new thing in mining. However, the volume and most importantly the extent to which "big data" analysis is now being used in the sector has taken off over the last 12 – 24 months. Major companies like Rio Tinto and BHP Billiton are unsurprisingly leading the way (and investment levels) with huge projects, Read more
Tags: big data | big data 2014 | big data analytics
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