As technology continues to evolve, so do the risks that threaten the security of an industrial network. With more devices now being connected, outsiders have better opportunities to disrupt industrial processes.
Microsoft Windows 10 will underpin Microsoft's foray into the Internet of Things (IoT) by providing an operating system and ancillary services for “things” that do not resemble traditional computing devices.
MIT researchers have developed an ultralow-power circuit that improves efficiency of energy harvesting to more than 80% and can be used to power the Internet of Things (IoT) for extended periods of time.
When new manufacturing plants are constructed, 3D design techniques have helped take the project from design to operation. But what do you do for an existing plant where the plant’s design is only on paper?
Collaborative robots are becoming more common on the plant floor. Deciding whether or not to use them, however, requires the plant manager and the workers to consider safety and business considerations and if the robots can...
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