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A Fresh Look at the IIoT

Posted December 04, 2015 12:00 AM by Engineering360 eNewsletter

If you base your impression of the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) on the musings of pundits, you might get the impression that they are talking about something new. In fact, it is essentially the same infrastructure deployed on your shop floor now. The only difference is how the infrastructure will be used. Think of it as one big human-machine interface. To help you understand the IIoT, Machine Design strips away the hype, examines the impact of recent changes in sensing and communications, and offers tips that will help you position your company for the changes to come.


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