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Doubling down on digital manufacturing
Doubling down on digital manufacturing

Derek Harper didn’t know what to call the change that was coming at Faurecia. He just knew that change was needed. A $21 billion global Tier 1 automotive manufacturer, Faurecia was a lot like most manufacturers in 2015—a paper and spreadsheet based organization that experienced tremendous growth in the last 20 years.... Read More

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Planning for the evolution of the IoT
Planning for the evolution of the IoT

In 2014, Michael E. Porter and James E. Heppelmann set out their vision for IoT's five-stage evolution in an article, which culminated in a "system of systems" model, in which diverse... Read More

IIoT and the rise of the cobots
IIoT and the rise of the cobots

Spending on robotics among industrial companies will continue to climb over the next decade – but smaller, less costly, and highly adaptable collaborative robots are ready for their... Read More

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Readying robots and the workforce for Industrie 4.0
Readying robots and the workforce for Industrie 4.0

Industrie 4.0 may seem more conceptual than real. For many manufacturers, the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), cyber-physical systems, cloud robotics, fog computing, and big data, can be... Read More

An integrated network for Industrie 4.0
An integrated network for Industrie 4.0

The implementation of smart factory technologies and platforms, such as Industrie 4.0, is attracting a great deal of attention and requires integration and optimization of the information technology... Read More

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Digital Edition
IIoT for Engineers is a supplement focused on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and is a quarterly publication included with Control Engineering and Plant Engineering. The September issue features stories on optimized evaporative cooling and is EtherCAT the answer?
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When is the best time to move ERP to the cloud?
The time has come, it is said, for small to midsize enterprises (SMEs) to move their ERP systems to the cloud. But why they should do so now, and what it will mean for users, are two very good questions. Companies make the move to save money, to streamline upgrades and guarantee future flexibility. This webcast will look at the benefits, challenges and trade-offs for SMEs that want infrastructure and enterprise applications to support the business without straining non-essential resources.

Sept. 26, 2017 at 11 a.m. PT/1 p.m. CT/2 p.m. ET

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The Virtual Reality Simulator allows the user to enter a simulated warehousing environment... Read More

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This powerful and complete IoT gateway starter kit empowers your IoT project with a reliable... Read More

IoT gateway and edge processing device
IoT gateway and edge processing device

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