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...
How To Accurately Report on Downtime?

How To Accurately Report on Downtime?

How do we ensure that the downtime data that we have is accurate? There’s a saying in marksmanship that when shooting a rifle “precision leads to accuracy”. The basic premise being that a rifleman who consistently puts a group of shots on target and close together...
Should Manufacturers Ignore Industry 4.0 and IIoT?

Should Manufacturers Ignore Industry 4.0 and IIoT?

Industry 4.0, Internet of Things (IoT), Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the smart factory, all terms that have become more and more popular throughout the years. In this blog, we tackle the novelty of Industry 4.0 and IIoT and evaluate if manufacturers should...