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The Role of Industrial Edge Devices in Driving the Industrie 4.0 Revolution

October 11, 2019

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...

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How Industrial Cloud Computing can help Component Manufacturers implement Industrie 4.0

September 29, 2019

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...

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What are the Risks for Component Manufacturers of not Embracing Industrie 4.0?

July 26, 2019

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...

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What is Remote Service in the IoT World?

June 4, 2019

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.

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What is the Machines as a Service Business Model?

April 26, 2019

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...

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What is Predictive Maintenance?

March 27, 2019

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...

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Should a Machine Manufacturer Make Or Buy The HMI

February 27, 2019

Often the question industrial machine manufacturers are faced with is, “Should I make or buy the HMI?”.

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What is a Human-Machine Interface

February 7, 2019

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.

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What is OPC UA and why will it continue to grow in use?

January 17, 2019

 

The important OPC definitions that manufacturers need to know

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...