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Smart Industry 1/2018 News: IoT products and services

Smart Industry 1/2018 News: IoT products and services

Developments from the world of Internet of Things: Drones, health care and digital assistents are new IoT products in the real world.

Data Networks: In IoT we trust

Data Networks: In IoT we trust

The Industrial Internet of Things, or Industry 4.0, not only connects machines and computers but also vendors, suppliers, and customers. Transmission and exchange of confidential data requires secure links and virtual data spaces. The Industrial Data Space initiative aims at achieving just that.

Column Bernd Schöne: – Quantum Computing – Einstein’s Nightmare

Column Bernd Schöne: – Quantum Computing – Einstein’s Nightmare

German Angst: Bernd Schöne in his column on cryptographic systems under attack.

IoT Smart Building: The Future of Construction catching up

IoT Smart Building: The Future of Construction catching up

The building industry is older than the pyramids – and in many ways it has remained unchanged. However, after years of stagnating productivity and antiquated processes and procedures – it needs to gamble big on technology in general and IoT in particular.

Industrial Internet of Things: Micron’s IQ

Industrial Internet of Things: Micron’s IQ

The New IQ for Success in the Industrial Internet of Things ■ by Amit Gattani Industrial Quotient (IQ) is all about making intelligent choices for your industrial product design. Choices that not only help you meet functional product requirements, but also ensure long-term reliability and quality—across a wide range of […]

Smart  Products

Smart Products

New IoT products from Avnet partners.

Supply Chain Security IoT: Bridging the gap

Supply Chain Security IoT: Bridging the gap

As enterprises enter the new world of IoT, they do so at their peril. Traditional methods of securing devices and systems break down when data flows through the global internet and corporate networks, all with different levels of trustworthiness. Personalization is the key for  Security IoT – and Avnet Silica […]

Swarm Intelligence: Learning from Ants

Swarm Intelligence: Learning from Ants

Cars that drive by themselves and robots operating autonomously are an increasing feature of modern life. This is made possible by using state-of-the-art computer technology that simulates thinking and decision making processes in our brain. To prevent the many new road users from getting in each other’s way, they also […]

Industrial Ethernet: Transforming logistics and the production line

Industrial Ethernet: Transforming logistics and the production line

Infrastructure can be a roadblock. A network based on unified standards can make communication more efficient. But are network engineers prepared for the new challenges of managing and securing an Industrial Ethernet? ■ by Ingo Schneider Ethernet is the only technology that can provide a single method of communication capable […]

IoT Platforms: A foundation for success

IoT Platforms: A foundation for success

IoT platforms help to network, manage, and analyze internet-enabled devices; provide security mechanisms; and offer APIs and development environments that can be used both to develop IoT applications and to integrate them into the world of enterprise. As such, they are an important component of almost all new business models that link the physical with the virtual world.