Industry 4.0 / IIoT

Displaying 111 - 120 of 181

International cooperation for Industry 4.0 employee qualification

International cooperation for Industry 4.0 employee qualification
  It has been announced that Deutsche Messe Technology Academy, Hanover and Phoenix Contact, Blomberg, have agreed on actively cooperating on employee qualification. Their aim is to teach the necessary skills and knowledge for the digital transformation. 
11th September 2018

CC-Link IE is Mitsubishi Electric’s network of choice for Industry 4.0

CC-Link IE is Mitsubishi Electric’s network of choice for Industry 4.0
  At SPS/IPC/Drives Italia 2018, Mitsubishi Electric highlighted why gigabit CC-Link IE is a future proof technology for open networking in industrial automation. The company backed this up by showing an extensive range of products with CC-Link IE connectivity.
10th September 2018

The future of manufacturing and inspection

The future of manufacturing and inspection
Metrology is of fundamental importance to future factories because so much factory efficiency relies on accurate data. A process or product cannot be improved unless it can be measured accurately. Metrology, the science and processes of measurement, captures data about both tooling and components to allow new manufacturing processes – such as additive manufacturing and robot-operated machining – to be tested and perfected.
6th September 2018


How and why IoT is shifting enterprise AI strategy

How and why IoT is shifting enterprise AI strategy
Sophisticated robots, drones, and automobiles on display at places like the world-famous Consumer Electronics Show (CES) are consumer playthings that, thus far, have won most of the media attention surrounding the Internet of Things (IoT) movement.
29th August 2018

What to expect from IoT platforms in 2018

What to expect from IoT platforms in 2018
With increased value provided by edge computing to security improvements with Blockchain integration, IoT platforms across the board are just starting to get sexy. By Joseph Zulick, Manager at MRO Electric and Supply
21st August 2018

Preparing to Integrate IIoT

Preparing to Integrate IIoT
Joseph Zulick, Manager at MRO Electric and Supply, explores how controls, automation, and instrumentation can help with integration and use of Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) technologies. As advances in technology make it more cost-effective to deploy IIoT, industries will need to acquire a strategic approach to integrating new sensor data with pre-existing data environments.
17th August 2018

Plug-and-play IIoT development kit offers IP54 protection

Plug-and-play IIoT development kit offers IP54 protection
An IIoT (Industrial Internet of Things) development kit for the HARTING MICA (Modular Industry Computing Architecture) edge computer has been introduced by RS Components. The IIoT kit is a simple plug-and-play system that enables fast digital condition monitoring of multiple sensor inputs from machinery.
7th August 2018

Nikon opens up about its strategic focus on Quality 4.0

Nikon opens up about its strategic focus on Quality 4.0
A recent interview, Nikon's Corporate Vice President Tadashi Nakayama provided insight into the strategy of the firm's Industrial Metrology Business Unit, of which he is Deputy General Manager. In particular, he explained the company’s strategic focus on Quality 4.0, where digital, automated and connected inspection enables complete process control from design through to manufacture.
6th August 2018

Tracing production to get on the road to Industry 4.0

Tracing production to get on the road to Industry 4.0
Implementing Industry 4.0 can seem daunting for sheet metal companies. However, Lantek has some software tools which provide the first steps, aiming to deliver practical and relevant solutions at an affordable cost, to produce an immediate impact on efficiency and customer satisfaction.
17th July 2018

How to maintain network security in Industry 4.0

How to maintain network security in Industry 4.0
The industrial automation specialist, Festo, has published a new technical paper entitled Using the Festo IoT Gateway in Enterprise Networks. Network security is paramount to ensure the integrity of data when implementing Industy 4.0 principles in the manufacturing industry.
13th July 2018


Industry 4.0 / IIoT documents


Sign up to view our publications

Sign up

Sign up to view our downloads

Sign up

Advanced Engineering 2020
4th November 2020
United Kingdom NEC, Birmingham