“The Internet of Things—a superhighway to the future of business—has finally opened,” says John Brandt, CEO of The MPI Group, Inc., a thought leadership consultancy and research firm. “Unfortunately, most manufacturers don’t yet have a roadmap, and many can’t even find the entry ramp,” he says. Indeed, the MPI Group’s just released study indicates that most manufacturing companies have a limited understanding of the Internet of Things (IoT) or its potential impact on their organizations. Conducted in August and September 2015, the survey of 351 manufacturing companies was sponsored by Rockwell Automation, QAD and BDO, and was designed to evaluate the…Full Story
Jeff Smith chats with Smart Industry about the challenges and opportunities related to getting started with the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).