Roberta Nelson Shea from Universal robots explains the safety strategies that allow collaborative robots to work side-by-side with humans. She points out the standards involved in making sure these robots do no harm to their human co-workers.
In an attempt to make it easier for users to deploy the Internet of Things – both in industrial and consumer sectors – the Industrial Internet Consortium has developed a new version of its reference architecture. Version 1.8 is free and available to all.
Field Agents provide a rugged, pre-configured solution for secure data collection and machine connectivity to the cloud. These edge devices operate on the edge of the network to enable remote monitoring and diagnostics, utilizing encrypted channels to preserve data integrity and fidelity.