Industria 4.0

Industria 4.0

Integrated security for the IoT
20/05/2020 - The industrial use of the Internet of Things (IoT) continues to advance. By 2025 there will be more than 40 billion networked devices, many of which will be located in factories or on company...
US researchers develop swarm robots with community spirit
02/04/2020 - In many industrial halls, self-driving shopping carts and containers are already a reality, while autonomous cars are being tested on the roads. A new algorithm will make sure they don’t crash.
SMS digital and Voith cooperate in the IIoT
02/04/2020 - In order to develop joint, cross-sector applications and services in the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), the two companies plan to pool their resources and share expertise.
GFT Technologies increasingly targeting industry
02/04/2020 - The company from Stuttgart cooperates with in-GmbH from Constance, which offers the Sphinx Open Online platform. In doing so, GFT aims to offer its customers more solutions for the Industrial...
New job profiles: Cloud Builder and IoT Officer
02/04/2020 - Industry 4.0 and the digital transformation are creating new job profiles, such as Cloud Builder and Chief IoT Officer. Current priorities for new IT jobs are artificial intelligence and computer...
Companies firmly believe in the Internet of Things
27/03/2020 - The acceptance of the Internet of Things (IoT) is increasing rapidly worldwide. A study conducted by Microsoft shows that nine out of ten companies are now convinced that the technology is critical...
Light-emitting diodes set to transmit data in the IoT
27/03/2020 - A new research project aims to leverage Li-Fi technology to meet the high requirements of the Internet of Things (IoT) in terms of transmission rates, reliability, and short latency times. The...
Unauthorized IoT devices endanger IT security
27/03/2020 - Although the Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) opens up new revenue opportunities and increases efficiency, an as yet underestimated danger is posed by unauthorized IoT devices that employees...
Mitsubishi and CONTACT to cooperate in the IIoT
20/03/2020 - Bremen-based CONTACT Software is to work closely with Mitsubishi to complement the Japanese company’s Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) solutions with its digital twins of robots.
Deutschmann is making its embedded modules faster
20/03/2020 - The specialist in innovative network components in industrial data communication is unveiling a new product range. It is designed to facilitate significantly higher transmission rates on the Internet...
Cybercriminals target IoT
20/03/2020 - A new trade has established itself on underground marketplaces: Cybercriminals are increasingly attempting to manipulate devices on the Internet of Things (IoT) in order to blackmail companies.
Bosch Rexroth launches smartphone for industry
20/03/2020 - Bosch Rexroth plans to use an app-based approach to break down the barriers between IT, machine controls, and the IoT. After more than two years of development work, the new concept has now been...
IoT substation to be built in Norway
20/03/2020 - Together with Norwegian distribution system operator Glitre Energi Nett, Siemens is to build a fully digitized, automated substation. The related data will be processed in Siemens MindSphere.
Birds optimize object recognition
20/03/2020 - Functioning object recognition is a prerequisite for a multitude of applications, such as autonomous driving and production automation. Jena-based computer scientists have now developed an algorithm...
Can Algorithms be patented?
16/03/2020 - Between the 1950s and 2016 approximately 340,000 patent applications were registered in the field of artificial intelligence (AI). Most of these related to machine learning. The majority of...
She talks to everyone
16/03/2020 - She studied computer science, business administration, industrial engineering and electrical engineering, learned about strategy at Boston Consulting, immersed herself in high-tech at ifm, wrote a...
Car manufacturers are IoT pioneers
16/03/2020 - German industrial manufacturers and carmakers are forerunners in the use of Internet of Things (IoT) technology. The market is mainly driven by providers offering solutions for specific use cases, a...
Sensors will be part of work clothes in the future
09/03/2020 - Real-time data and the possibilities offered by the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) is attracting attention to a man-machine interface that has already been on the consumer market: wearables.
AI and the appliance of science
09/03/2020 - The new AI algorithm unveiled in the journal Nature Communications by a team of researchers from the University of Warwick, the TU Berlin and the University of Luxembourg could play a critical role...
T-Systems and Siemens cooperate on IIoT
09/03/2020 - The two companies are pooling their expertise. Their new Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) service also covers customer advice from a joint team of IIoT experts.
Public clouds are endangering businesses’ security
24/02/2020 - The use of cloud services is becoming common practice for most companies. But in doing so, it seems that security is being neglected: This means that sensitive data can be taken from privately used...