Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

Dow Wins FutureEdge 50 Award for Predictive Intelligence Capability

  • News

Dow Polyurethanes’ transformative product development innovation among 50 honorees for the most cutting-edge trials and applications of emerging technologies.

PI North America Launches PROFIBUS Online Training Course

  • News

PI North America, the non-profit member-supported organization for PROFIBUS, PROFINET, IO-Link, and omlox technologies in North America, is excited to launch a brand new PROFIBUS Online Training Course.

IoT Devices: The Newest Source of OT Network Security Gaps

  • by Patrick Bedwell
  • Feature

Internet of Things (IoT) technologies, like asset management sensors and environmental monitoring devices, deliver huge benefits to critical infrastructure and industrial organizations, including cost reduction and safety improvements. But they also create security gaps because many operators don’t have the tools needed to monitor and protect them.

Mariner Announces Free Deep Learning Proof of Value Program for Manufacturers

  • News

Mariner, a leading global Industrial IoT (IIoT) solutions provider focused on reducing manufacturers' cost of quality, has launched its new no-risk, no-obligation 30-Day Proof of Value program for its Spyglass Visual Inspection solution.

Senseye Forms New Steering Group

  • News

Senseye increases collaboration with its predictive maintenance customers to develop an expert community.

Festo: Hardware Expertise Paired with Software and AI Competence

  • News

AI software solutions for predictive maintenance, predictive quality and predictive energy.

CESMII, The Smart Manufacturing Institute, Adds Microsoft as Member

  • News

Elevating interoperability, community, and innovation as imperatives for the smart manufacturing ecosystem.

Siemens and Google Cloud to Cooperate on AI-based Solutions in Manufacturing

  • News

Google Cloud and Siemens simplify the deployment of artificial intelligence to the shopfloor, empowering employees and improving overall quality.

Yokogawa to Undertake Proof of Concept Test of 5G, Cloud and AI for Remote Control of Plant Systems with NTT DOCOMO

  • News

Yokogawa Electric Corporation announces the signing of an agreement with NTT DOCOMO, INC. (DOCOMO) on April 13 to jointly undertake a proof of concept test (PoC) for the remote control of a plant system by utilizing 5th generation mobile communications (5G), the cloud, AI, and other technologies.

How to Use IoT to Set Measurable Efficiency Goals for Your Loading Docks in 5 Simple Steps

  • News

In the warehousing and logistics industry, pressures from increasing globalization including foreign competition and the need for ever faster operations has meant the industry has been an early mover on this innovative technology. Applications for IOT in this industry are already embraced, be it in the way warehouses inventory is tracked or how forklifts movements are monitored. IOT is allowing sites to raise the bar on performance to levels that were unattainable in the past, making sure they can compete in the global market.