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Pick IoT Platforms to Power Performance Plans

If you are involved with operations technology (OT), you know it’s time to consider a modern IoT platform.  But how do you pick the right platform to support your company’s digitization and transformation plans?  In my conversations with OT folks, it often takes a bit more discussion to zero in on just what we are […]

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Can EdgeX Foundry De-fragment the Edge?

Lately I’ve been blogging about the challenges of deployment and support/upgrades for industrial IoT edge systems. It impresses me that one sees wide variation in the support/upgrade model even within the industrial and infrastructure IoT segments (I shall not soil my hands by writing about consumer IoT). When you expand your view beyond just support […]

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fybr’s Next-Gen City Operations Platform: An Embedded Collaborative Learning Edge Architecture

Cybersecurity was missing-in-action at Smart Cities Week Silicon Valley for the most part, and that is not surprising since when you go outside of industry into the smart cities and buildings markets the buzz is just whispers. In the smart cities and buildings markets it is not prominent because the owners/operators/civic leaders do not know […]

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Platforms Abound at Hannover Fair

It’s been about two weeks since the Hannover Fair.  Now that I’m back in the office fully decompressed, it seems like a perfect time to reflect on the experience. I had two objectives while attending the fair; first, to meet with the various Product Lifecycle Management (PLM) suppliers as part of my ongoing research and, […]

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Can HMI/SCADA Software Be the “On Ramp” to the IIoT Digital Thread

HMI/SCADA software solutions continue to evolve to meet the needs of end users and OEMs as they continue their journey towards the IIoT. Rather than being just a standalone component, the HMI/SCADA platforms are evolving into integrated solutions that help solve end user and OEM problems to improve business performance. Although technological advancement will continue […]

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