Component Manufacturer, Industrial Edge Computing, Embedded
Supply chains send out inventory requests. Machines autonomously request spare parts while manufacturing systems autonomously manage production life cycles. These are now common scenarios due to the adoption of Industrie 4.0 business models. Today, component manufacturers are integrating...
Machine Manufacturer, Component Manufacturer, Industrial Edge Computing
As Industrie 4.0 comes of age, the rate of adopting its business models in driving production is constantly increasing. OEMs are increasingly embedding smart industrial edge devices. With the growing amount of Industrial cloud computing solutions currently available to manufacturers, options are...
Industrial Cloud Computing, Industrie 4.0 Benefits, Component Manufacturer
The majority of industries rely on the availability of spare parts and components to avoid production and process-related downtimes. The manufacturing, aerospace, automotive, and discrete manufacturing industries are examples, which is why component manufacturing is an integral part of every...
Component Manufacturer, Industrie 4.0 Risks
Making a case for the implementation of Industrie 4.0 compliant business models has never being easier in today’s data driven world. The insights that can be derived from the data that businesses produce has led to large scale innovation and increased productivity across multiple industries. As...
Machine Manufacturer, Industrie 4.0 Benefits, Component Manufacturer, Systems Integrator, Remote Service
In this article, we will cover what is meant by remote service. Readers can utilize this article, to learn more about what the concept of remote service in the IoT context, involves.
Final User, Machine Manufacturer, Industrial Cloud Computing, Industrie 4.0 Benefits, Component Manufacturer
In this article, we will cover the fundamental aspects of the machines as a service model. Machine manufacturers and factory owners can use this article to learn more about what utilizing machines as a service is all about, the key benefits of the machines as a service model, and which...
Machine Manufacturer, Industrial Cloud Computing, Industrie 4.0 Benefits, Predictive Maintenance, Component Manufacturer, Systems Integrator
In this article, we will review what the term predictive maintenance refers to. Machine manufacturers, component manufacturers and system integrators can utilize this article as a guide to gain further understanding of what predictive maintenance is all about. We will discuss the differences...
Final User, Machine Manufacturer, Component Manufacturer
Often the question industrial machine manufacturers are faced with is, “Should I make or buy the HMI?”.
Final User, Machine Manufacturer, Component Manufacturer, Industrial Edge Computing
A Human-Machine Interface (HMI) is defined as a feature or component of a certain device or software application that enables humans to engage and interact with machines. Some examples of common Human Machine Interface devices that we encounter in our daily lives include touchscreens and keyboards.
Machine Manufacturer, OPC UA pub sub over TSN, Component Manufacturer
Open Platform Communications (OPC) and OPC UA (Unified Architecture) are standards that facilitate the exchange of data between Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Human Machine Interfaces (HMIs), servers, clients and other machinery for the purpose of interconnectivity and information flow.