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Big things in store

Doug Oberhelman has seen a lot of ‘game-changers’ in 40 years working for the world’s biggest construction and mining equipment supplier. But the CEO of Caterpillar says nothing has quite got his heart racing like the internet of things – with speed the operative word.

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Brad Keywell (left) and Doug Oberhelman (centre) join Chuck Salter to talk about disruptive innovation

Caterpillar was heading to Silicon Valley in its search for answers to the predictive analytics questions being posed by operators of its three million-plus machines deployed around an increasingly