With IIoT, Start with Business Goals, Not Engineering Tasks

Everyone is talking about digital transformation, Industry 4.0 and artificial intelligence (AI). Nobody wants to be left behind. For industrial businesses, this interest often leads to business leaders directing their engineering teams to deliver an industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solution. But despite all their accomplishments, engineering teams are shutting down IIoT projects at an […]

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Four Keys to Success with Industry 4.0

The goal for a growing number of manufacturers today is to become a smart, connected industrial enterprise. That’s what “Industry 4.0” is all about: seamless connections, insights and workflow automation from the factory floor to product delivery and beyond. The list of potential benefits is long: Increased visibility into workflows and supply chains. Better communication […]

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Combating the Double-Edged Sword of Hyperconnectivity within the Manufacturing Enterprise

Wham! A cyberattack slams enterprise IT, reverberating at lightning speed to the company’s servers. The network crashes; email is down. Months-long delays ensue before email and other system layers are restored at all locations. What would earlier have impacted only IT systems can now also halt production and slow order fulfillment in our age of […]

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