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Rethinking the Manufacturing Organization in the Age of IoT

BOSTON--We all know the Internet of Things (IoT) will dramatically change the products we manufacture and use, making them smart, connected, and, ultimately, more autonomous. But what impact will the IoT and all of those smart products have on the cultur…
BOSTON--We all know the Internet of Things (IoT) will dramatically change the products we manufacture and use, making them smart, connected, and, ultimately, more autonomous. B… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/rethinking-manufacturing-organization-age-iot/

Why Social Networks Will Rule the Internet of Things

I’m willing to bet that, in the future, Facebook will be nothing compared to a social network platform that is dedicated to Things. The Internet of Things (IoT) has been a buzz in the IT industry and the manufacturing community for some time. But, so …
I’m willing to bet that, in the future, Facebook will be nothing compared to a social network platform that is dedicated to Things.  The Internet of Things (IoT) has been a buz… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/why-social-networks-will-rule-internet-things/

Smart Products Come to Football

As sensors become cheaper and more capable and wireless connectivity more ubiquitous, manufacturers are embracing the “Internet of Things,” adding intelligence to more and more products. The latest example comes from the world of American football, where …
Popular Discussions As sensors become cheaper and more capable and wireless connectivity more ubiquitous, manufacturers are embracing the “Internet of Things,” addin… https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/smart-products-come-football/

MIT Develops Tiny Sensors to Monitor Manufacturing Processes as They Happen

Scientists at MIT are reporting progress on using billions of nanoscale sensors to monitor and improve drug manufacturing processes as they take place. The discovery could help pharmaceutical companies get much more efficient at producing new drugs capab…
Scientists at MIT are reporting progress on using billions of nanoscale sensors to monitor and improve drug manufacturing processes as they take place. The discovery could help… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/mit-develops-tiny-sensors-monitor-manufacturing-processes-they-happen/

Will Software and Analytics Drive Industrial Productivity?

Last week, GE Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt told a San Francisco audience that, over the next 30 years, the most important enhancements to his company's complex manufactured products such as aircraft engines and locomotives will come from the applicatio…
Last week, GE Chairman and CEO Jeffrey Immelt told a San Francisco audience that, over the next 30 years, the most important enhancements to his company's complex manufactured pro… https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/will-software-and-analytics-drive-industrial-productivity/

The Promise of the Industrial Internet

Instrumented, intelligent machines, coupled with advanced, predictive analytics and mobile and cloud-based technologies are poised to bring new levels of efficiency to a wide range of industrial environments, driving a surge in productivity that will be c…
Instrumented, intelligent machines, coupled with advanced, predictive analytics and mobile and cloud-based technologies are poised to bring new levels of efficiency to a wide rang… https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/promise-industrial-internet/

The Robot’s Role in the New Manufacturing Workforce

Most American companies want to make their products in the U.S.A., but for many it just doesn’t make good business sense.
Most American companies want to make their products in the U.S.A., but for many it just doesn’t make good business sense. The lack of tax incentives, the high wages, and the… https://www.gilcommunity.com/blog/robots-role-new-manufacturing-workforce/

Meet R2, the Human-Friendly Robot

Robots long ago found a place in automotive and other types of discrete manufacturing, performing tasks that require repetition and precision. But most manufacturers have avoided placing robots and humans side-by-side in the production environment, largel…
Robots long ago found a place in automotive and other types of discrete manufacturing, performing tasks that require repetition and precision. But most manufacturers have avoided … https://www.gilcommunity.com/discussion/meet-r2-human-friendly-robot/

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