The first half of 2015 has been difficult, but a renewed rising trend is expected to take hold in 2016.
Using workflow software for error proofing of operator actions, compliance with standard operating procedures for production, environmental health and safety directives, and reduced regulatory risk.
With a wide range of capabilities, smart devices are adding value to automation technology, enabling the Industrial Internet of Things.
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In-car technologies, vehicle customization, and the arrival of electric and autonomous vehicles all add to the complexity of automotive manufacturing. Improving the visibility and flexibility of the manufacturing and supply chain network will help.
Detailing integration between enterprise and control systems, the ISA-95 standard offers a good starting point for an Industrial Internet of Things journey.
Quality cost information will help your organization make good decisions about product profitability.
Industrial production growth is slowing down, but if you’ve been paying attention to ITR’s advice, there’s no need to panic.
The future of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is to reduce the number of networking layers from five to three, which will simplify the installation and maintenance of any systems.
One of the unavoidable issues of the connected Industrial Internet of Things is security. Though critically important, effective cybersecurity is not an insurmountable goal. Knowing and employing the basic principles of cybersecurity are all that’s required.
When it comes to the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), data communication is everything. Freeing manufacturing equipment of the communication bottleneck improves the precision of networked machinery, increases the quality of products, and reduces manufacturing costs.
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