IIoT Seesaws on the ROI Fulcrum (.PDF Download)

March 23, 2016

While the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) grows, many question what value it brings to industry. Some IIoT systems work with current production lines and equipment. For example, smart sensors or cameras can mount on existing equipment to provide features and data that add value to the production line and company. Other technology aims to replace equipment by offering already-integrated, value-added smart sensors and IIoT devices. Machine talks to the experts to see where the return on investment (ROI) is with replacing or retrofitting when considering IIoT...

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