The artificial intelligence technologies behind smart manufacturing

Issue 06/2019 Increased connectivity, low-cost sensors and high-tech analytics are enabling many industries to increase revenues while decreasing costs.

Today, manufacturers face the challenge of ensuring global supply chains and delivering global orders on time. Disruptions due to bad weather, strikes or other unforeseen issues, could result in delays or cancellations of component parts.... More...

AI standards help accelerate digitalization of smart manufacturing

Various analysts put the market estimate at several hundreds of billions US dollars with double digit CAGR growth. Much of this growth is being fuelled by the digitalization of the sector as emerging...

Innovative technologies broaden use of digital twins

Digital twins are virtual replicas of physical objects or systems. They use real-world data to run simulations of situations before actual devices are built and deployed, and predict different...

Protecting manufacturing from cyber attacks

Half of the manufacturing companies that took part in a recent survey in the US admitted they had suffered a data breach or cyber attack in the previous 12 months. Unfortunately, such attacks are part...

A greener future for manufacturing

Industry is becoming increasingly aware that it contributes to global warming by emitting greenhouse gases (GHG). It also produces waste that can be polluting for the environment and difficult to...

Disruptive technologies and positive change

This is an edited excerpt from a new OCEANIS (open community for ethics in autonomous and intelligent systems) think piece about the role of standards in developing the dependability and...

The future of the printer

Nearly all industries are impacted by the move to an all-digital environment. The reality is no different for the printing machine industry as the total sale of printers decreases worldwide and fewer...

In Store Can you trust used medical devices?

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In Store New standard to boost nuclear power installations’ cyber resilience

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In Store Long and winding wires

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