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Perspective: How IoT can drive a productivity revolution in U.S. manufacturing

By Gary Eastwood for Network World

Sep 19, 2017

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Like all IoT-related endeavors, the effort to integrate U.S. manufacturing with the ongoing explosion in internet-connected devices eventually comes down to putting valuable data to work. By collecting, analyzing, and using data generated by complex manufacturing processes, American companies are cutting cost drastically while simultaneously boosting their output.

Much in the same way that steam and electricity empowered companies to create entire industries which were previously unheard of, today’s internet and the enormous amount of data it creates are offering companies new business and investment opportunities to exploit.

Read the full perspective at networkworld.com.