Industrial Time Series Data Myths & Realities

Exploring time series use cases and databases

Webinar Description

Time series databases are red hot right now. They are exploding in popularity (again) because of new demand in IoT, Smart Factories, and DevOps.

In this webinar on 20 November, we will help you make the best database choice for your time series project by explaining:

  • How time series use cases differ, from simpler IT monitoring to larger industrial systems
  • How different TSDBs match up with each use case
  • Industrial time series reference architecture, featuring CrateDB for Azure IoT


45 minutes

What you will learn

  • Important differences in time series workloads - Big or small data volume? Wide or narrow data diversity? Simple aggregates vs. predictive analytics?

  • Comparison of different TSDBs - which work best in different use cases?

  • Industrial time series - replace or augment aging data historians?

  • TSDB design essentials - parallel processing, scaling, schema flexibility

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About the Speakers

Andy Ellicott

Andy Ellicott, Product & Developer Relations


Andy has spent 25 years building, launching, and evangelizing new technologies that help companies transform the way we work, learn, heal, play, and connect. Before joining Crate.io in 2016, he led product and marketing at Cloudant (IBM) and Vertica (HP), and prior to that, has held software engineering positions in the pharmaceutical and HRIS industries.