Advanced IoT: Reorienting the Manufacturing Paradigm
Internet of Things (IoT) has been continually revolutionizing the manufacturing industry. Providing the manufacturers with actionable insights into streamlining the critical processes, improving the functional uptime, organizing activities involving the supply chain, clients, consumers, and the suppliers, and enhancing product quality, IoT has marked the advent of smart factories. In order to meet the quality standards and production demand, manufacturers are employing the advanced conceptualizations of Operational Technology (OT) to computerize the critical processes related to tracking and managing the assets, and controlling the digital inventory, and more. Engineers are now combining IoT with the selected features of OT to automate maintenance and process check mechanisms.
Check out: Top IoT Companies
With smart IoT-driven data analytics, manufacturers find better ways to achieve increased cost and time efficiencies. Data analytics help the manufacturing professionals in making logical decisions, which in turn, add to the productivity and profitability of the industry. The latest IoT-powered scheduling algorithms and quality and software compliance check procedures are optimizing the manufacturing processes to a great extent. The combined effect of data analytics and connective sciences help the industry to translate the raw user data into potential information for designing more effective business strategies. The sufficiently advanced manufacturing technology integrates IoT-based senor systems to collect, analyze and modulate data from the embedded sensors. Manufacturing processes, which are backed by cognitive IoT analytics, provide not only visual inspection capabilities, but also offer various use cases to detect defects in the manufacturing outcomes.
By creating a business functional network which connects the enterprise with the clients, employees, supply chain and logistics units, software developers, business analysts, suppliers, production team and more, IoT enables the manufacturer to stay informed about the business proceedings round the clock. With this, the heads of the organizations can continue to supervise the operations remotely. All in all, IoT technology is sure to take the manufacturing methodologies to another level.
The bane of IoT
By Tom Conophy, CIO, Staples Inc.
By Joe Touey, SVP, GSK North America Pharmaceuticals IT
By Eric Tamblyn, Global VP-Guru Managed Services, Genesys
By Charlie Isaacs, CTO, IoT, Salesforce
By Jonathan Rosenberg, VP & CTO, Collaboration, Cisco
By Dave Doyle, CIO & SVP, IT, Regal Entertainment Group
By Jeffrey Keisling, CIO and SVP, Pfizer
By Colin Boyd, VP & CIO, Joy Global Inc
By George Hines, CIO, Massage Envy
By Mark Jacobsohn, SVP, Booz Allen Hamilton
By Mike Gioja, CIO and SVP of IT, Product Management and...
By Nathan Johnson, SVP and CIO, Werner Enterprises [NASDAQ:...
By Darrell Edwards, SVP and Chief Supply Chain Officer,...
By Hannah Datz, VP Retail North America, SAP Hybris
By Marc Kermisch, VP & CIO, Red Wing Shoe Co.
By Robert Garrison, CIO, DTCC
By Mike Sakamoto, CTO, California Department of Health Care...
By Bradley Peterson, EVP & CIO, NASDAQ
By Steve Betts, SVP and CIO, Blue Cross and Blue Shield and...
By Kathryn Kai-ling (Ho) Frederick, EVP, Growth & Insights,...