The Term Digital Twin is a Buzzword

The Term Digital Twin is a Buzzword

The term digital twin is overused and misstated because for many manufacturers, it’s expensive and not accessible. Read why digital twin manufacturing is a buzzword: There’s the hype of what a digital twin can provide and then there’s the reality....
What are Examples of Big Data in Manufacturing?

What are Examples of Big Data in Manufacturing?

Defined by Gartner in 2001, big data is “high-volume, high-velocity and/or high-variety information assets that demand cost-effective, innovative forms of information processing that enable enhanced insight, decision making, and process automation.” Big...
How Useful is IoT in Manufacturing?

How Useful is IoT in Manufacturing?

Smart manufacturing, Industry 4.0, big data, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) — however you refer to the advent of cloud computing, affordable sensors, and connected machines and devices, they are changing manufacturing in profound ways. Depending on who you...