Author Archive for Shin Kai

The Oji Group in Japan starts SDN operation in its four paper plants

In plants around the world, there is an increasing need to improve productivity, safety, and maintenance efficiency, and this is being achieved through the introduction of Industrial IoT (IIoT) technology. Networks help to create new value by connecting various types of devices, but it is essential to be able to flexibly change their configuration, quickly […]

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Preparing for IoT Platform Competition, Opening Development Hub in Santa Clara

Hitachi, Ltd. recently announced that it is planning to strengthen the development and establishment of IoT platforms as part of efforts to expand the digital solutions business. The Services & Platforms Business Unit (BU), whose global headquarter is newly established in Santa Clara in California, US, will invest a total of 100 billion yen (about […]

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Japan and Germany to Team on Industrial IoT Standard

A new alliance will be made between the Japanese and German governments to establish a common standard in the field of Industrial IoT soon. Shinzo Abe, the Japanese prime minister, revealed news of the alliance during the Public-Private Dialog for the Future Investment meeting organized by him and his Cabinet, which was held last week. […]

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