Articles & News on Smart Manufacturing & Industry 4.0

The Perfect Downtime Storm is Brewing for Oil and Gas Companies this Summer

  • by Forogh Askari
  • Feature

As the economies return to normal, the industry needs to swiftly transform itself by leveraging technologies such as Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine learning (ML) to build resilience and improve its value-chain. 

Ericsson Fuels UK Automotive Company's Industry 4.0 Drive with 5G VR

  • News

Imagine simultaneously working on the same complex product with colleagues in multiple distant locations while everyone sees the result of the work right before their eyes. That’s exactly what Ericsson-powered 5G will deliver for UK vehicle battery manufacturer Hyperbat in a proof-of-concept virtual reality digital twin partnership with communications service provider BT and other technology leaders.

OT and IoT Security: Adopt a Post-Breach Mindset Today

  • by Edgard Capdevielle
  • Feature

At Nozomi Networks, many of our urgent engagements happen after an attack, when the customer realizes they didn’t have the visibility into their networks to see the malicious behavior ahead of a breach.

How AI Can Help the Food Industry Address Two of its Biggest Expenses

  • by Humera Malik
  • Feature

The food sector currently accounts for around 30% of the world's total energy consumption and contributes over 20% of the total GHG emission. Further, it is expected that the energy consumption will increase by 5% in the next five years in the food processing sector, adding to manufacturers' annual operating costs. All this means there is a strong need for food companies to adopt sustainable practices and measures. 

BioPhorum MTP Testing Plugfest

  • by Bill Lydon
  • Feature

Bill shares his observations of the recent BioPhorum MTP (Module Type Package) standard Plugfest days, where users and vendors collaborated moving towards the goal of achieving plug-and-play equipment interoperability for the biopharmaceutical and other industries. The user and vendor participants in the PlugFest were highly professional and focused on positive outcomes.

AAEON Announces Official Support for NVIDIA Ubuntu, Jetpack 4.5 and Secureboot on BOXER-8200 Systems

  • News

AAEON, an industry leader in embedded AI Edge systems, announces new software support for the BOXER-8200 series of embedded PCs featuring NVIDIA Jetson System on Modules (SOM).

Intel AI Helps Speed Papermaking Process in Europe

  • News

Intel and byteLAKE collaborate on an AI solution that can help paper mills increase efficiency and save costs.

Kollmorgen Joins Ericsson Industry 4.0 Partner Program for Independent Software Vendor

  • News

Kollmorgen announced today that it has completed the requirements to participate in Ericsson’s Industry 4.0 partner program, delivering value through its industry-leading platform, used by vehicle builders to create driverless logistics automation solutions.

Rockwell Automation Expands its Threat Detection Services with Cisco Cyber Vision

  • News

Rockwell Automation and Cisco to bring IT and OT teams together to combat today’s rapidly evolving industrial cybersecurity threats.

Digital Twin Consortium Open-Source Collaboration Community to Drive Digital Twin Adoption

  • News

Open-source collaboration to encourage digital twin innovation.