Author Archive for Craig Resnick

Industrie 4.0 and IIoT Ecosystems, It Takes an Expanding Village

As ARC continues to advocate, the adoption and traction of any emerging technology in the marketplace is directly proportional to the size and strength of the technology’s ecosystem, which ranges from developers to sales channels.  That has certainly been the case with Industrie 4.0 and IIoT ecosystems.  ARC remains a strong proponent of IIoT and […]

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GE Blends Oil and Gas with Digital Transformation and IIoT at Annual Meeting

Over 1,000 customers from around the world attended the recent 18th GE Oil & Gas Annual Meeting in Florence, Italy.  A multitude of presentations and demonstrations of the latest oil & gas technologies for processes, such as upstream, pipelines, LNG, and refining were made, but most were blended with digital transformation and IIoT. The annual meeting […]

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The Connected Enterprise Defines Rockwell Automation’s IIoT Strategy

All industries face issues, such as minimizing unplanned downtime, implementing predictive and proactive asset management, maximizing KPIs, and empowering their transitioning workforce with intelligence via wireless mobile devices. Adopting IIoT, including advanced analytics, can certainly provide end users with value and benefits, but they often seek help as to how to get started within the […]

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IIoT Technology Trends to Watch for in 2017

The automation industry appears to be evolving at a faster rate right now than at any time in its history, with IIoT being one of the primary drivers of change. IIoT and Digital transformation, enabled in part by the increasing convergence of operational technology (OT) and information technology (IT), is key for all organizations today, […]

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Siemens Creates a MindSphere of Influence on Operating Systems for IIoT

At the recent Siemens Innovation Day held at its Munich, Germany headquarters, the company showcased MindSphere, its cloud-based, open operating system for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). MindSphere is one of several industrial operating system platforms in the marketplace that end users and OEMs are evaluating looking for differentiated features and technologies to help their […]

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