Today’s buzz: Industry 4.0.
It’s 2014 and we’re witnessing the rise of the Industrial Internet and orchestrated manufacturing. This era, also known as the Age of the Smart Factory, brings a new generation of systems delivering real-time awareness and autonomic interactions among machines, systems, assets and things aka The Internet of Things.
Is your business ready to adjust and take advantage of the opportunities – or will you be left behind?
The experts speak.
Dave Westrom, ThingWorx: “And it ought to be remembered that there is nothing more difficult to take in hand, more perilous to conduct, or more uncertain in its success, than to take the lead in the introduction of a new order of things.” (Niccolo Machiavelli)
Quentin Fisher, CSC: “In 10 minutes, the equivalent data from the dawn of creation until 2003 is generated and there is plenty of idle data in the system. Cisco has quoted that 1% of what can be connected is connected.”
Chris Hallenbeck, SAP: “When I am working on a problem I never think about beauty. I only think about how to solve the problem. But when I have finished, if the solution is not beautiful, I know it is wrong.” (Buckminster Fuller, 1895-1983)
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