A wastewater treatment facility operator gets notified via a smartphone app that an automated pump is not working properly, and he’s able to fix it before any other systems are at risk. Technicians at a car factory keep the line moving with frequent, automatic updates that streamline the entire process. Power plant managers get real-time notifications about usage levels.
Welcome to the Internet of Things (IoT) era, where everything, from the fridge in your home to entire factory systems, is becoming smarter and more connected than ever before. The benefits are more than obvious: day to day operations are automated, making businesses more efficient and managers happier. Read the full story »