Submitted by Alan Earls on Thu, 11/05/2015 - 14:34
Amazon's cloud services behemoth, Amazon AWS is one of the biggest things on the IT scene, scooping up vast amounts of business with a sophisticated palette of easy to use and generally very cost-competitive offerings.
Submitted by Alan Earls on Thu, 10/15/2015 - 11:43
Cyber attacks on ICS are rising sharply, so preparing assets to operate safely in an IIoT world easily justifies the cost of a Design Architecture Review (DAR). The ICS-CERT even offers a free DAR to those operating critical infrastructure assets.
Submitted by Alan Earls on Mon, 10/05/2015 - 09:17
At the IIC's September Industrial Internet of Things Forum in Cambridge, MA, a panel of leaders from Xively by LogMeIn, PrismTech, Datawatch and PTC had a lively discussion about the current state of “things” and how that relates to the future of manufacturing.
Submitted by Alan Earls on Thu, 09/24/2015 - 16:15
Getting everything connected to make your factory as smart as it can be is a daunting task. And then, exactly what to do with all that data lurking out in the fog? One key: Do the processing closer to the data source.
Submitted by Alan Earls on Wed, 09/09/2015 - 10:15
Most sensors require more consistent power than batteries, solar or wireless sources can provide. One possible solution is PoE, which Emerson says enables wireless connection without extra wired power infrastructure.