Manufacturing IT, MES
Production challenges do not wait on IT developments, and getting to the root of a problem does not always have to be rocket science, says George Walker.
Augmented reality (AR) is changing the way manufacturers work in the field. See three benefits of augmented reality and three examples of how AR helps users.
Industrial organizations are realizing digital transformation value during the COVID-19 pandemic. This includes rapid production changes, enterprise-wide connectivity, and a shift from proof of concept to proof of value for Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) implementations.
MQTT is a publish/subscribe, extremely simple and lightweight messaging protocol
Digitalization applies software solutions that use data to improve or transform business processes; digital transformation can include many digitalization projects
A survey of German and U.S. manufacturers found many have been heavily impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and are looking to become more flexible and more dependent on data, maintenance models.
Researchers are developing a cyber-physical system (CPS) that improves agriculture production by constantly monitoring fields at near single-plant resolution, predicts productivity and helps farmers manage their water and fertilizer use.
University of Michigan researchers are designing a cloud-based system that will analyze infection and testing supply chain data to better organize the logistics of COVID-19 testing.
North Carolina State and University of Buffalo researchers have developed Artificial Chemist, which is a technology that incorporates artificial intelligence (AI) and an automated system for performing chemical reactions to accelerate R&D and manufacturing of commercially desirable materials.
Researchers at Rice University present energy-saving designs for data-intensive computer processing with machine-learning algorithms that can improve energy efficiency.