I have owned two Timex Ironman watches and I just lost the second one after 5-7 years of use. I was thrilled to find that my old one was still keeping perfect time. Believe it or not, the ironman watch line with its Indiglo backlit screen is 25 years old! I was considering buying a fancy watch, but who can argue with the durability and utility of the Ironman. And after my loss, the original watch bailed me out.
Last year at Hannover Fair, lots of people were talking about Industry 4.0. This is a concept that seems to have a different name in every region. I’ve been referring to it as the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), not to be confused with the plain old Internet of Things (IoT). Others refer to it as the Connected Industry, the smart factory concept, M2M, data extraction, and so on.
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