IoT Applied to Marketing
IoT is propelling increasingly intelligent products which open up new opportunities not only within industrial production, but in any situation and for any type of field.
Sep 20th, 2021
The State of Cloud-Based Automation Today
A look at how digitalization and the need for scalability are driving more interest and investment in cloud-based industrial applications and how automation technology suppliers are responding.
Sep 14th, 2021
How Tools from Video Game Development Benefit the Industrial Digital Twin
As digital twin use-cases expand, tools from the field of video game development are providing a boost to their usability and aesthetic presentation. Discover the full story on this Take Five with Automation World video.
Sep 10th, 2021
IIoT Connected Assets Guide
Industry IoT Consortium releases a guide designed to help manufacturers network connected assets and products.
Sep 8th, 2021
It’s Time to Get Real with Industrial Transformation
Find out about LNS Research's findings on companies' Industry 4.0 transformation efforts, success, and progress.
Sep 8th, 2021
Industry Support Organizations Adapt to Digital Transformation
The Profibus/Profinet User Organization and the Industrial Internet Consortium announce operational changes reflective of IoT and Industry 4.0-driven changes to the industries they serve.
Sep 1st, 2021
The State of Industry 4.0 Adoption — Take Five with Automation World Video
A report from Molex finds that the barriers holding back real-world implementation of Industry 4.0 projects have remained largely unchanged, even as attitudes have grown more positive.
Aug 27th, 2021
How to Engage with Standards Development
On today's Take Five: A recent whitepaper from the Industrial Internet Consortium walks readers through the pros and cons of engaging with standards development groups.
Aug 13th, 2021
Moving From Digital Experimentation to Value at Scale
As industrial companies look for larger returns from their digital investments, they need to get beyond the experimentation stage and start generating value at scale. Here are some thoughts on how to do so.
Brian R. May
Aug 12th, 2021
The Industrial Edge-to-Cloud Strategy
It’s not whether you’ll use cloud or edge computing, but how you’ll combine the two. Here’s a look at how Google and Litmus are working together to make this easier for manufacturers.
Aug 6th, 2021
Siemens and Dow Unveil Process Industry Testbed at MxD
The demonstration focused on how digital twins and augmented reality can speed time-to-market, enable virtual factory commissioning, and help overcome the skills gap.
Aug 5th, 2021
Can Operations Technology Be Secured and Managed With IT Tools?
Find out how operations technology devices can be discovered, secured, and managed with the same kinds of tools used by IT, with an eye toward downtime avoidance and change management for asset management and cybersecurity.
Jul 26th, 2021
Supporting Manufacturing IT Starts with Understanding Others
The key to delivering successful IIoT solutions to modern manufacturing problems begins with connecting with individual manufacturers and understanding their current technology, their day-to-day tasks, and where inefficiencies can be improved.
Nataina Velez Vargas
Jul 26th, 2021
Digital Continuous Improvement Can Deliver the Promise of Industrial Transformation
In order to achieve your company's Industry 4.0 goals, it is essential to understand the drivers of digital continuous improvement (CI), where your company is starting from in their 4.0 and CI maturity, and what aspects of your organization to start with.
Jul 20th, 2021
Why Remote Access is Popular in Continuous Processing
Find out in this Take Five video why the use of remote access tends to be higher in the processing industries than in discrete manufacturing and where processing companies tend to use the technology most.
Jul 9th, 2021
Smart Manufacturing Platform Transforms Poultry Processing
U.S. government-funded CESMII is using ThinkIQ’s intelligence platform to drive smart manufacturing in a pilot project at a chicken rendering plant. The findings could help improve efficiencies across all kinds of energy-intensive industries.
Jul 6th, 2021
U.S. Air Force Looks to Fly with 3D Printed Parts
Metal additive manufacturing is being applied to the production of oil lubrication system parts for the GE F110 engine, which powers the Air Force’s F-16 jet fighter.
Jul 6th, 2021
Robotics Use in the High-Mix, Low-Volume Space
As prices come down and the business landscape changes, automation is becoming increasingly popular for small manufacturers in the high-mix, low-volume space. This Take Five video has all the details your company needs to know.
Jul 2nd, 2021
A Journey to the Cloud
While now much more common, the movement of applications to the cloud has been an industry interest for many years. Learn more in this reflection of regulated industry’s adoption of the cloud.
Jun 14th, 2021
How Virtualization is Changing Automation
Watch this Take Five video to learn how hypervisor technology is enabling the creation of virtual machines to reduce computing resources on equipment and manufacturing systems.
Jun 11th, 2021
Supply Chain Technology for a Changing World
In the wake of unprecedented supply chain disruption, a new suite of intelligence software products is helping companies to navigate. Watch this Take Five video to learn more.
Jun 4th, 2021
Why Remote Access is More Widely Used in the Process Industries
From dealing with core operating factors such as the hazardous and remote location of many assets to new consolidation and outsourcing trends, the process industries are leading the way with remote monitoring technology use.
Jun 2nd, 2021
Automating Industrial Business Processes with Business Process Modeling Notation
Integrating systems and machines has been in industry for a long time. The next step, integrating human workers, can be made through business process modeling notation (BPMN)—enhancing quality, increasing data integrity, and improving maintenance.
May 17th, 2021