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Technology, Wireless

How investment in 5G will play out in manufacturing — Part 2 (Reader Forum)

September 21, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

In the first article, we covered the impact of 5G on the public sector and education. Use cases for enterprises, however, are equally as profound and daunting. Let’s take a look at how 5G is poised to rapidly change how […]


News

Ericsson, Vodafone offer service continuity for private networks

August 2, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Ericsson and Vodafone on Tuesday announced a service continuity solution for private networks aimed at improving manufacturing and industrial efficiency. It’s described as a “preemptive support service” that uses Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Machine Learning (ML) to improve efficiency for […]


News

Intel acquires Tower Semiconductor for $5.4 billion

February 15, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Intel Corp. announced Tuesday plans to acquire Israeli specialist chipmaker Tower Semiconductor. Intel plans to pay $53 per share for the company in an all-cash sale, or about $5.4 billion. Tower makes specialty analog circuits used in mobile, automotive and […]


News

Airtel, TCS demonstrate 5G-based use cases for factories

January 3, 2022

Via: RCR Wireless News

Indian operator Bharti Airtel and compatriot company Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) said they have successfully tested innovative use cases from TCS’ Neural Manufacturing solutions suite on Airtel’s 5G network. Airtel has been allocated 5G trial spectrum by India’s Department of […]


Software, Technology

Verizon Business Intros IoT on 5G Nationwide

November 5, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Verizon Business announced a potent combination of customer-facing network, hardware and intelligence offerings for Internet of Things (IoT) applications across industries, including manufacturing, healthcare, utilities, transportation, retail/supply chain, public safety and more. Verizon-certified IoT devices can now access Verizon’s 5G […]


Technology, Wireless

Europe should accelerate 5G rollouts to achieve climate targets: Ericsson

November 1, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

The accelerated deployment of 5G connectivity across Europe and the U.K. will have an immediate and catalyzing impact on climate targets by reducing CO2e emissions, according to a new study commissioned by Ericsson. The study found that implementing 5G technology […]


Technology, Wireless

76% of Manufacturers Plan to Use Private 5G Networks by 2024, says Report

October 11, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Accedian’s new analyst research on the future of 5G in manufacturing, conducted in partnership with Analysys Mason, found that while 76% of manufacturers plan to use private 5G locally by 2024, key barriers to adoption include management complexity, difficulty of […]


News

Network slicing will supercharge these six industries (Reader Forum)

August 23, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Businesses have traditionally relied on one shared network to handle a wide variety of tasks. However, as more devices require connectivity as part of the Internet of Things (IoT) and businesses digitize, it’s becoming apparent that the one-size-fits-all approach to […]


Technology, Wireless

Automated Management Software: What 5G Private Networks Need to Succeed

August 4, 2021

Via: The Fast Mode

Manufacturing facilities where all processes are connected and automated with zero-latency? Warehouses and logistics centers where orders are automatically fulfilled and dispatched as they come in? Both of these and much more are part of the 5G communications revolution. 5G […]


Editorial

Digital Twin Technology Moved Beyond Manufacturing and into the Merging Worlds of the Internet of Things

May 21, 2021

Via: Natalie Dunn

With the advent of the Internet of Things (IoT), sensors, edge-computing, AR/VR, and wireless technologies, the Digital Twin is becoming an extremely valuable and cost-effective tool in many industries, one that’s not only financially viable, but also useful for data […]


Hardware, News, Technology

II-VI to double manufacturing capacity of optical filters

March 2, 2021

Via: Optics.org

II‐VI, a provider of precision optics for life sciences and optical networks, is to begin the expansion of its manufacturing footprint in Santa Rosa, California, with the aim of doubling over the next five years its manufacturing capacity of optical […]


Hardware

Samsung considers $10 billion US-based chip manufacturing plant

January 25, 2021

Via: RCR Wireless News

Reports indicate that Samsung’s semiconductor manufacturing arm is considering an approximately $10 billion investment in a fab in Texas that would produce chips on a 3-nanometer (3nm) process. This wouldn’t be the company’s first Texas plant. Samsung already has a […]


Hardware, Monitoring&Analysis, Security

IoT is Creating Massive Growth Opportunities

October 23, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

At Cisco, we’ve always been strong believers in the Internet of Things. Today we’re in the age of a digital transformation where billions of connected devices are communicating with each other, the edge, and the cloud. Industrial automation is pervasive […]


Hardware

VIAVI Intros New Test and Measurement Offerings for Optical Lab, Production and Manufacturing

October 9, 2020

Via: The Fast Mode

Viavi Solutions has introduced new test and measurement offerings for optical lab, production and manufacturing environments, enhancing the industry’s most complete line of photonic test modules. As optical network data rates per wavelength are reaching limits, component and network equipment […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security, Wireless

CPwE: An Industrial Network Blueprint

September 9, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

Roughly 46 percent of organizations will experience 5-16 hours of downtime from a major security breach. Other risks to company profits include the unpredictable maintenance costs of an aging infrastructure and the number of industrial IoT devices increasing daily. This […]


Wireless

Getting more out of IoT: Turner’s Law of IoT Business Value

June 30, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

The value of any IoT deployment starts with the data. After all, that’s part of the reason we deploy IoT in the first place – to collect data. But an IoT deployment is a sizable investment, so, how do you […]


Wireless

Who’s Going to be a 5G Winner?

May 15, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

The first hands in the 5G game have been laid down on the table. Some service providers have focussed on wowing the consumer with online gigs and glitzy launches, while others have concentrated on showing connectivity speed and coverage. The […]


Monitoring&Analysis, Security

Optimizing manufacturing’s new output: data

April 16, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

Digital-first enterprises deliver eight times more revenue growth and twice as much profit margin than their peers. It’s true in retail. It’s true in banking. And it’s true in manufacturing – the focus of this blog post. My friend and […]


Wireless

These three industries are about to undergo a 5G-powered revolution

March 31, 2020

Via: RCR Wireless News

5G officially arrived this year. In certain parts of the US, it’s already providing AT&T users with upload speeds as fast as 500 megabytes per second and significantly reduced latency. It reached South Korea in 2018, and was launched in […]


Hardware, Wireless

Industry 4.0 in Action! Highlights from the Cisco Manufacturing Summit

March 20, 2020

Via: Cisco Blog

One of the hardest parts about “Industry 4.0” is that no one has it completely figured out. There’s no “official” guide we can follow with detailed instructions. And what works for some manufacturers, might not work for others. This is […]