Manufacturing has a great deal to gain from increased connectivity and the data such an ecosystem produces, but what are the risks regarding data ownership and security? The Manufactuer explores the issue.
Registration for this year’s Digitalising Manufacturing conference, organised by the Manufacturing Technology Centre, has opened – with early-bird passes now on general sale and a special offer for SMEs.
In a world where appliances last ten years and we replace our phones every two, it’s unusual to run into a company that produces components to last more than a quarter century. And with no maintenance required!
Jonny Williamson rounds up all the second day’s key takeaways from the side-lines of one of the world’s largest Industrial Internet events – Mind + Machines Europe 2017, hosted by GE in Berlin this week.
The maintenance services of world-leading manufacturer of escalators, elevators and moving walkways, Schindler Group, have received a lift thanks to a new digital Industrial Internet of Things platform.
The Fourth Industrial Revolution, Industry 4.0 and 4IR are terms that are becoming commonplace in manufacturing. Now that these terms are accepted, a new wave of technical turns of phrase have been born.