How often do $19 trillion opportunities come around? The question isn’t outlandish. Whether businesses realize it or not, we are undergoing one of the most monumental shifts in the way we work and live since the advent of the Internet. Comparisons to the invention of the printing press and Gutenberg’s Bible might be slightly exaggerated—but only slightly. The era of the Internet of Everything (IoE) is upon us and IoE will inevitably change the way companies operate. But too much of the discussion about IoE glosses over the skills and capabilities required of data engineering.