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IIoT Architectures

Edge & Cloud Computing

The optimal use of data and connectivity between enterprise systems and the plant floor easily, flexibly and securely offers a wide range of benefits for manufacturers. IT technologies need to play a vital role in IIoT system architectures, with gateways are evolving to provide more flexible, innovative and efficient software solutions.

Networking Megatrends in 2021

As we head into 2021, a series of automation and control megatrends are in a position to make “outsized” impacts on smart manufacturing and factory automation. Industrial innovation and standards development as they move towards the mainstream.

Edge computing and AI

Edge computing and AI create Industrial AIoT applications

Enabling AI capabilities at the edge can improve operational efficiency and reduce risks and costs for industrial applications. Choose the right computing platform for your industrial AIoT application.

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Edge computing offers the opportunity to provide a more secure environment regardless of how one would deploy.

Edge computing key driver for wider IoT deployments

IoT applications require real-time response, but deploying the compute and storage resources for IoT in the cloud may not support IoT because of network latency.

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Edge computing is a next step in the evolution of Ethernet-based automation and machine control networking.

No edge computing without an appropriate network

With the emergence of the Industrial Edge, the industrial network will play an even more central and vital role, particularly in highly connected manufacturing operations.

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IIoT edge gateways need to perform several different functions and process large amounts of data from many different sensors and actuators at each oil well in real time.

How Industrial Linux enables distributed IIoT applications

Distributed IIoT applications require robust, secure operating systems to preprocess mission-critical information before transmitting to the cloud.

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Opto 22 Groov RIO Edge Controller

Distributed I/O and control builds IIoT from edge to cloud

Next generation digital I/O and more distributed global architectures are enabling connectivity to the cloud for sensors and actuators, and for the I/O systems and controllers linked to them.

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