Industry Snapshot: The Industrial IoT

The Internet of Things (IoT) has revolutionized the technology industry as it facilitates communication between billions of connected devices and the cloud. While the applications for the IoT are far-reaching from consumer to enterprise markets, one industry particularly positioned to benefit from the widespread adoption of the technology is the manufacturing space. Accenture describes the Industrial Internet of Things, or the IIoT, as a “network of physical objects, systems platforms and applications that contain embedded technology to communication and share intelligence with each other, the external environment and with people.”...