Results for "Device Connectivity"


    • Discovery Industry 4.0

      Automation Systems Made of Things

      When General Electric publicized its vision for the business value of the Industrial Internet in this 2012 report, a key point was getting more value from assets that are “big things that spin”, such as GE’s canonical Industrial Internet target, aircraft engines. Being the OEM f...

      Tags: Device Connectivity, Platforms, Automation, automation networks, DCS, ExxonMobil, IIoT, Things

      • Discovery Industry 4.0

        IIoT Driving More Testbeds and Standards Body Collaboration in Manufacturing

        IIoT has proven to be a driving force in not only IT and OT collaboration, but also collaboration between various standards bodies as well as a multitude of both automation and enterprise suppliers. It seems that there is an endless flow of announcements of jointly developed testbeds and organiza...

        Tags: Device Connectivity, Platforms, Software, Collaboration, IIC, IT/OT, OPC UA

        • Discovery Industry 4.0

          Cats and Dogs Living Together…

          Sometimes it makes sense for industrial suppliers to use an existing technology in their product or solution offerings, even if it comes from a competitor.  For example, Honeywell Process Solutions (HPS) recently announced that Emerson Process Management  selected its Mat...

          Tags: Device Connectivity, OPC UA

          • Discovery Industry 4.0

            Making a Mark in Augmented Reality

            I was pretty sure when I wrote a previous entry on this blog, Pokemon Go Reveals the World of Augmented Reality, that I would not be the only one making the link between the hugely popular smartphone app and an improved understanding and appreciation of augmented reality (AR) technology. As I sai...

            Tags: Aftermarket Service Improvement, Cloud, Device Connectivity, Platforms, Product Design, Software, AR, IIoT, PLM, PTC, Smart Manufacturing, ThingMark, Vuforia

            • Discovery Industry 4.0

              Cloud Takes the Stage at Oracle Open World

              As Expected, Cloud Dominates Oracle Open World once again took over Moscone Center in San Francisco for a week, and cloud discussion dominated. Right off the bat, Chairman and Chief Technology Officer Oracle Larry Ellison used a keynote address to dial up the competitive volume for winning more c...

              Tags: Analytics and Big Data, Asset Performance Improvement, Business Transformation, Cloud, Device Connectivity, Operations Improvement, Remote Monitoring

              • Discovery Industry 4.0

                For IIoT, a Picture is Worth a Thousand Words and More

                I love graphics that illustrate information clearly. I find good graphics, usually 3D, really help me to understand what is really going on and how things work very quickly. I prefer this method of learning over words, so I’m always looking for good diagrams and pictures that explain comple...

                Tags: Analytics and Big Data, Cloud, Device Connectivity, Platforms, Analytics, IIoT, IoT

                • Discovery Industry 4.0

                  Researchers Push to Establish the Internet of Sharks

                  I recently spent a day aboard the M/V OCEARCH, a 126’ Cat-powered vessel equipped with a 75,000 lb. hydraulic research platform, which serves as both mother ship and at-sea laboratory for OCEARCH and its collaborating scientists.  The purpose of the expedition was to collect data to bu...

                  Tags: Analytics and Big Data, Device Connectivity, Network Communications, Remote Monitoring, Analytics, Big Data, Cloud, Digitization, IIoT, Industrial IoT, Predictive Analytics

                  • Discovery Industry 4.0

                    IIoT in Oil and Gas: The Real Power It Can Provide

                    ARC had the opportunity to attend the 2nd IoT in Oil and Gas event held in Houston a few weeks ago and was treated to a plethora of great presentations and IIoT related companies exhibiting some of their innovative solutions that can, and are, impacting oil & gas operations for the better. Th...

                    Tags: Analytics and Big Data, Device Connectivity, Network Communications, Operations Improvement, Remote Monitoring, Analytics, Big Data, Cloud, Connected, Digitization, IIoT, Industrial IoT, IoT, machine learning, Predictive Analytics, Prescriptive Analytics, Sensors, Services, Software