The concept of an open enterprise architecture that links plant floor operations with business operations across an entire corporate entity has been around for a while in many industrial sectors. But making this concept a reality remains challenging. This is particularly true for those companies that lack huge IT staffs or budgets. IIoT, with its compelling promise of accessing, aggregating, and analyzing data from previously stranded assets and systems to improve decision support and thus business performance, represents a further disruption.
Published in 2017
Publisher: Industrial IoT/Industrie 4.0 Viewpoints
Date added: 10/12/2017Enterprise Architecture Fourth Industrial Revolution Internet of Things