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How Can the IoT Improve Predictive Maintenance?

By: Megan Ray Nichols    7/2/2020

Factories avoid downtime by using maintenance strategies - like preventive maintenance - that can keep their equipment running as long as possible.

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TOYOTA Engineering Selects Nokia for 5G Private Wireless Network

By: Ken Briodagh    6/30/2020

Nokia, working with local systems integrator NS Solutions, will be deploying a new industrial-grade private 5G network for the TOYOTA Production Engin…

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Sparkplug: Open Source Technology to Bridge the OT-IT Gap

By: Special Guest    6/19/2020

One of the primary pain points in Industrial IoT (IIoT) is disparate systems with both modern and legacy assets.

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VANTIQ, RoviSys Partner to Counter COVID-19 in Industrial Environments

By: Ken Briodagh    6/16/2020

New partnership to develop applications that detect and contain COVID-19 in critical life science, food & beverage, and airport environments

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BDO Releases 2020 Middle Market Industry 4.0 Benchmarking Survey

By: Ken Briodagh    6/12/2020

Survey polls 100 C-suite executives at mid-market manufacturers about Industry 4.0 strategies and challenges

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5G Integration in IIoT Accelerates in the Wake of Pandemic, says Frost & Sullivan

By: Ken Briodagh    6/9/2020

High-speed, high-volume data transfer facilitated by 5G will enhance industrial operations in connected factories

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CoreKinect and Sequans Create Location Monitoring Solution

By: Ken Briodagh    6/3/2020

Sequans Communications and CoreKinect have together created Zenith, a new line of asset trackers connected by Sequans' Monarch GM01Q module.

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Wood Adopts Connected Worker Solution by Honeywell Forge

By: Ken Briodagh    5/14/2020

Honeywell Forge Workforce Productivity is being adopted by Wood, an energy company. The connected worker solution is designed to help industrial worke…

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Nokia and ABI Research Release Report on Manufacturing Investment and Industry 4.0

By: Ken Briodagh    5/12/2020

Nokia recently released the results of a new survey, conducted in partnership with ABI Research in which the researchers talked to manufacturing decis…

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Access to IoT Equipment Data Helps Solve Problems Faster, Keep Customers Happier

By: Special Guest    5/8/2020

Solving customer problems and earning repeat business are central challenges for any business, but in manufacturing, the stakes tend to be higher than…

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IIoT's Biggest Challenge: Integration

By: Special Guest    5/7/2020

The IIoT market has seen huge growth over the last few years, but has also demonstrated that moving from proof of concept to real-world deployment can…

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IoT Equipment Data Solves Problems, Keeps Customers Happy

By: Special Guest    5/1/2020

The industrial internet of things (IIoT) can help manufacturers reduce manufacturing issues by reducing the time it takes to identify and resolve prob…

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In Response COVID-19, MachineMetrics Offers Free Access and Services to Manufacturers

By: Juhi Fadia    4/15/2020

Earlier this month, MachineMetrics joined dozens of other IoT companies in offering solutions designed to specifically address challenges associated w…

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Xage Introduces New IIoT Data Security Offering

By: Ken Briodagh    3/31/2020

Xage Security reportedly has developed a new Dynamic Data Security offering for the IIoT, enforcing what it's calling "tamperproof data security."

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Ware Develops Drone-Based Inventory Automation for Warehousing

By: Chrissie Cluney    3/12/2020

Ware, a San Francisco-based technology company, has launched a warehouse inventory automation system built on the Skydio 2 drone platform.

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IoT Time Podcast S.5 Ep.7 KUKA Robotics

By: Ken Briodagh    2/27/2020

In this episode of IoT Time Podcast, Ken Briodagh sits down with Denise Ebenhoech, Regional Head of Advanced Robotic Applications for KUKA Robotics, t…

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IoT Manufacturing: The Rise of Automated Systems and Wiser Ways to Manage

By: Arti Loftus    2/20/2020

Last week at IoT Evolution Expo, Logan Maxwell of WISER, demonstrated the company's Locator system, designed to improve the efficiency and "flow" insi…

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How Can Manufacturers Optimize PCBs for Better IoT Design

By: Special Guest    2/19/2020

Here's a look at how PCBs can, and already are, evolving to serve personal, industrial and global computing needs for IoT.

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Smart Manufacturing Systems Can Create Even More Than Uptime from IoT Implementation, at IoT Evolution Expo 2020

By: Ken Briodagh    2/4/2020

Wwe spoke to two of our featured panelists, who will be sharing the stage February 12th to kick off our Smart IIoT content with a pointed discussion o…

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Four Emerging Trends in Industrial IoT Architecture

By: Special Guest    2/4/2020

The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) architecture is made of numerous elements from sensors, connectivity and gateways to device management and ap…

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