5 Pieces of Technology Manufacturers Need for Industry 4.0

Joseph Raunch over at Thomasnet.com looks at some of the key pieces of technology that manufacturers need to move towards Industry 4.0 including IIoT, Blockchain and augmented reality.

In today’s manufacturing industry, digitization and connectivity now play as vital a role as machines and labor.

This new paradigm, commonly referred to as Industry 4.0, has been made possible by innovations in technology that improve productivity, enhance safety, and empower stakeholders to make better decisions.

While new tools and systems emerge seemingly every day, there are a few core technologies that are vital to success in this new era

Blockchain, Industry 4.0
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