CNBC: The next big power threat may or may not come from weather

With a lot more information now stored in the cloud, energy companies need to invest more to safeguard these valuable materials, says John Licata, founder & chief energy strategist of Blue Phoenix. This idea gains more importance as more and more big data is used to advance the connected home, connected car and the smarter grid. Click image below to load podcast that mentions companies such as Tendril, EnerNoc, Skyworks, Covisint, IBM, Cisco, Northrup Grumman and Lockheed Martin.