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End To Tariffs Appears Near As Trade Deal With China Looms

In typical fashion, President Trump announced via Twitter on Sunday evening that he would delay additional tariffs on Chinese goods. The tweet read, in part, “I am pleased to report that the U.S. has made substantial progress in our trade talks with China on important structural issues including intellectual property protection, technology transfer, agriculture, services, currency, and many ...

General Motors Takes On The IIoT

General Motors’ has been using robots throughout their manufacturing production lines for years now. The idea of automation to increase production and assist employees is not a new concept to the behemoth manufacturer. However, there is a relatively new concept that made its way to the manufacturing industry and that is the connected shop floor. GM just recently connected about a quarter of ...

Industrial Re-Revolution: For Manufacturers Big & Small

As technology advances and new ways to innovate the manufacturing industry arise, there lies an inherent issue that may stop smaller businesses from utilizing these new technologies. The underlying issue is cost and unfortunately it is scaring people away from modernizing their business. The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) can be used to increase efficiency in every facet of a business and ...

Cybersecurity for the Modern Manufacturing Enterprise

It is no secret that the manufacturing industry has become increasingly dependent on new digital technologies. Connectivity is vital in the modern manufacturing enterprise and these businesses are collecting, analyzing and storing more data than ever before. This has offered manufacturers new ways to make informed business decisions that have ultimately resulted in smoother running facilities, a ...

Industrial Re-Revolution: For Manufacturers Big & Small

As technology advances and new ways to innovate the manufacturing industry arise, their lies an inherent issue that may stop smaller businesses from utilizing these new technologies. The underlying issue is cost and unfortunately it is scaring people away from modernizing their business. The Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) can be used to increase efficiency in every facet of a business and ...

Don’t Get Left Behind: Manufacturing With Big Data Analytics

The manufacturing industry is in a unique position to utilize technology on the shop floor that were once just buzz words. Big data and analytics are taking over how the manufacturing enterprise makes decisions and run their facilities. From improving a production line to keeping tabs on the employees and their current tasks, manufacturing has seen Big Data Analytics completely transform their ...

The New Wild West

FEATURE Competition for the Smart Home: Will Consumers Decide? The current smart home market—largely enabled by the Internet of Everything (IoE)—evokes the spirit of the "Wild West." That's largely due to the multitude of companies promoting different automation standards and aggressively competing for marketshare. Do you think the smart home will become a reality ...

Episode 65: The Internet of Things

What is today's landscape of connected manufacturing and what’s driving interest in the Industrial Internet? Greg Gorbach, Vice President of Information-Driven Manufacturing for ARC Advisory Group, and two of the leading voices at General Electric; Jeremiah Stone, GM of Industrial Data Intelligence, and Jennifer Bennett, GM of Manufacturing Software, both with GE Intelligent Platforms, join ...

Internet of Things: Still So Much To Understand

The  Internet of Things has been a hot topic and there has been a lot of buzz about the subject. Some call it Industry 4.0 some IoT but one thing for sure it is on everyone's mind throughout not only the IT industry but for countless other industries as well such as manufacturing, supply chain and logistic businesses. There are some things that stand out about the coverage the IoT has ...

The Internet of Things and how it will change the way we handle manufacturing and logistics

What is an Example of Internet of Things? IBM’s Smarter Planet team created a 5-minute video that wholly explains Internet of Things and provides a brilliant example. Watch the video for more details.