Tag Archives: Manufacturing

Quick Q & A: Safer Highways, Smarter Cities, and Fewer Traffic Jams

It’s fascinating to think about how innovations in transportation, including the trend toward Internet of Things implementations, can enhance the quality of life for people across the globe. Indeed, technology can help us address significant challenges around really important aspects … Read more >

Manufacturing Change: IoT and the Power of Data

For people who are passionate about the Internet of Things—and for those who are just starting to catch the excitement, too—September started off especially strong, with great IoT buzz, demos, technical sessions, and collaborations at the Intel Developer Forum. (Want … Read more >

Success Stories: Optimizing the Smart Factory by Consolidating Industrial Systems

I often write about the Internet of Things in the manufacturing and industrial space, but I especially enjoy sharing implementations of technology solutions in these arenas. In each of the three examples below, system consolidation is a key contributing factor … Read more >

Expanding IoT Reach with Intel® Architecture: It’s all About Scalability

It’s not an exaggeration to say that if you walk into almost any scientific or engineering R&D lab, you’re likely to find National Instruments (NI) equipment. For years, engineers and scientists have been relying on tools from NI that accelerate … Read more >

Optimizing the Smart Factory with IoT and Big Data: Part 1

When people think of the Internet of Things, they often focus just on the “things,” but it’s also about the communications infrastructure and the datacenter, and both are essential aspects to creating innovative IoT solutions that can affect significant change. … Read more >

Smart Factory and the Internet of Things Opportunity

The opportunity for U.S. manufacturers to take advantage of the Internet of Things is incredible. According to McKinsey1, by 2025, 80 to 100% of manufacturing could be using IoT applications, leading to a potential economic impact of up to $2.3T … Read more >

Transforming Manufacturing with the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is having a transformative effect on almost every aspect of our industrialized economy, and the manufacturing sector is a prime beneficiary. A few weeks back I attended the Control System Integrators Association Executive Conference (CSIA), … Read more >