Companies are working on developing a private 5G network to allow industrial applications, such as machines, controls and other equipment to be connected to a private network to better control behavior and usage.
Cybersecurity strategy in digital plants is critical for companies that want to achieve smart manufacturing.
The Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) released updated definitions for terms such as the Internet of Things, cloud computing and more.
Deployments and optimal operation of industrial wireless local area networks (LANs) require attention to site survey, lifecycle management, cybersecurity and collaboration. Need to optimize existing industrial wireless networks?
Subject matter experts and enterprise analytics increasingly allied
The TraPac San Pedro Bay facility in Los Angeles is the first automated container terminal in North America, bringing more goods through the same footprint, with faster truck turn times and a 90% reduction in emissions
Installing smart input/output (I/O) during an upgrade or migration can provide personnel with near-real-time data at their fingertips
There are several preventive measures that can be taken to secure industrial processes against cyber attacks.
Director of Industrial AI and Lighthouse Academy, Foxconn Industrial Internet, Milwaukee, Wis., PhD Chemical Engineering, North Carolina State University
The debate has been long — and shall continue — whether automation replaces humans or increases productivity, quality and safety