Data Virtualization: Be the Driver, not the Mechanic
The best technology acts without having to manage it, or worse, having to familiarize oneself with it more than it seems necessary.
In some industrial sectors, this has already happened. We simply consume electricity, without being forced to know the entire production cycle, from its generation to our homes.
In the automotive sector, there is the engineer who designs the car, the mechanic who will eventually need to repair it, and finally, the driver, who uses it to reach the places he wants to get to. The best car should be the one that best supports these roles, particularly the last two, by being a car designed in such a way that it is easily repairable and requires the least effort to drive.
In other sectors, change has been underway for some time, but is still a work in progress, such as in the automotive sector, where drivers can increasingly focus on driving, savoring the destination and enjoying the journey, trusting that the underlying technology will do what it was designed to do, intervening where needed and ensuring a safe and comfortable journey.
Read more in https://www.datavirtualizationblog.com. Originally published on January 5, 2022