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Manufacturing concept

Digital transformation in the manufacturing industry: challenges and accelerators

The manufacturing industry is one of the industries which moved rather slow from an enterprise-wide and certainly ecosystem-wide digital transformation perspective. Industry 4.0 offers multiple benefits - enhanced productivity is just the beginning (The Boston...

Facility management and the Internet of Things: connecting data for smart buildings

How much time do you spend inside buildings? Think about your home, hotels, the places where you work, go to have fun or do business and more. Indeed: a lot! Smart buildings rank among the...
Manufacturing concept

The Internet of Things in manufacturing: benefits, use cases and trends

The manufacturing industry is the vertical where most Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) projects are realized and by far the market where most IIoT investments are made. Moreover, manufacturing isn't just the clear leader in...
Industrial IoT concept

Industrial IoT is a different world – or is it?

Although there are many similarities in the broader sense between the usage of the Internet of Things (IoT) in a consumer environment, the Industrial Internet of Things or Industrial Internet is a different world...
Digital twin concept

The rise of digital twins in the Industrial Internet of Things

When you start hooking up physical assets to data sensing and gathering systems which are turned into insights and ultimately into optimized/automated processes and business outcomes, as we do with the Industrial Internet of...

Content marketing 2017: revisit your strategy – relevance is not enough anymore

Content marketing has become mainstream. For many companies it's a component of their marketing strategies. Content marketing experts look at 2017 and the next years with predictions which are increasingly related with emerging or...

Are consumers, including younger ones, preparing to fight for their privacy?

What if everything you believed about privacy concerns is wrong? Trust in institutions is at an all-time low as the Edelman Trust Barometer 2017 indicated. We've covered some possible implications and findings previously. 84% of US...
Internet of Things examples concept

Internet of Things examples and applications in real life: case studies

The best way for organizations to look at the potential of Internet of Things (IoT) deployments to succeed in their digital transformation efforts, optimize their efficiency and better serve their customers is by understanding...