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What IoT Means for Motors

Posted December 24, 2014 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

You've probably been hearing a lot about the Internet of Things (IoT) lately, but have you heard what it can do for motors? If not, you may be interested in this Engineering360 feature article. The piece is the second in a series of articles about IoT. The first defined IoT as a conceptual framework for transmitting useful information between devices. The topic of this article is how IoT can actually work in an industrial setting. As an example, the article cites the transmission of information to prevent motor overheating in a robot, and delves into the complexities inherent in this seemingly simple task.


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