The Internet of Things: Industrial Internet Consortium vs Industrie 4.0 (Video)

Industry worldwide is waking up to the importance of internet integration, big data, and ever-faster processing. All of these innovations are shaking up standardized production and distribution techniques. Intangibles (software and processing) and tangibles (production assets) combine to form “cyber-physical systems” (CPS). CPS is a German-coined concept of software that is embedded in hardware and the two use adaptive logic transmitted through the internet. Stretching this notion from a single device through production, design, and distribution produces a network of devices tied up in a holistic CPS. Continue reading “The Internet of Things: Industrial Internet Consortium vs Industrie 4.0 (Video)”