IoT in Manufacturing

IoT in Manufacturing

Analysis: From IoT to IIoT and onwards to IIIoT

Could the IoT be fragmenting into increasingly disparate categories and terms, asks Adrian Bridgwater? First there was the Internet. Then, there was the Internet of...

IIoT could revolutionize UK manufacturing, says Siemens-led report

An industry-led review, chaired by Siemens UK CEO Juergen Maier, explores how increasing adoption of industrial IoT (IIoT) in manufacturing could make the UK...

ABB: IoT moves from business case to business benefits

In an exclusive interview with Internet of Business, ABB chief digital officer Guido Jouret describes a maturing IoT where business benefits and return on...

Hirotec slams the (car) door on factory downtime

It’s no secret that factory downtime – due to machinery failure, for example – is extremely costly. In the UK alone, it could be...

Apple and GE Digital to bring industrial IoT apps to iOS

The advanced industrial predictive and analytics capabilities of General Electric's Predix IIoT platform will come to Apple’s iOS tomorrow, with the release of the...

Machines to get better preventative healthcare than humans by 2020

A recent study has revealed that 75 percent of IT and field service decision makers believe that machines will receive better preventative healthcare than...

P4Q gets a helping hand on factory floor from Sawyer

Spanish electronics manufacturer P4Q has increased its production throughput by deploying a smart, adaptable robot on its factory floor. Sawyer from Rethink Robotics is...

Inmarsat digs into prospect of Internet of Mining Things

The health and safety of staff in hazardous environments stands to be one of the biggest beneficiaries of the mining industry’s move towards automation...

Why manufacturers should welcome the age of augmented reality

In a contributed article for Internet of Business, co-authors JP Provencher of PTC and Michael Chang of Factora dig down into how augmented reality could make vital factory work faster,...

Thingstream launches IoT Starter Kit for smart device makers

With a new bundle of hardware and software, Thingstream aims to give manufacturers everything they need to make dumb products smart. Industrial IoT (IIoT) connectivity...

Toyota, Hitachi partner for smarter manufacturing

Toyota and Hitachi are collaborating to create a high-efficiency production model using an IoT platform. Two of Japan's largest companies are joining forces to take...

CSAIL team pairs robots with VR for smart manufacturing

Telepresence robotics and virtual reality are two exciting technologies, and by combining the two in a relatively inexpensive way, engineers at MIT's Computer Science...