Industry 4.0 & Smart Manufacturing
Walter Surface Technologies white paper explores metalworking in the digital age
July 6, 2016 by Manufacturing AUTOMATION
Jul. 6, 2016 – Walter Surface Technologies has published an industry white paper, The Internet of Things Hits the Shop Floor: Metalworking in the Age of Connectivity, which explores “how manufacturing has entered the digital age due to the advances in computing capabilities and wireless technology, the ever-increasing access to the internet, and the proliferation of mobile devices.”
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“The concept of leveraging technology, cloud-based platforms and mobile apps to support production in the metalworking industry is still very new,” said Jonathan Douville, product manager at Walter Surface Technologies, “Yet, it’s a way for machine shops and fabricators to be more efficient and competitive in today’s market.”
Through the white paper, readers will learn about Walter’s perspective on how the convergence of the Internet of Things (IoT) and new technology can help manufacturers use “actionable, real-time data to drive innovation, reduce waste, improve quality and boost productivity.”