HMS Industrial IoT Blog

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Stay up to date with the latest technical developments and trends within industrial communication and IoT.

By Dr. Jens Jakobsen

5 Questions on 5G In The Factory

Dr. Jens Jakobsen, HMS Labs Development Manager at HMS, discusses the benefits of 5G in the factory and what it will mean for the future.
By Jason Block

Industrial Ethernet Rings Profinet MRP and MRPD

In the second part of our series we will discuss the technologies supported on PROFINet® for creating high availability machine networks.
By HMS Staff Writers

7 International trends in the Industrial Internet of Things in 2019

Our global staff has comprised a list of trends we predict will continue into 2019 in regards to the Industrial Internet of Things.
By Jason Block and Ian Tracy

EtherNet/IP™ using Device Level Ring

In the first part of our Industrial Ethernet Rings series, we will discuss the use of Device Level Ring in conjunction with EtherNet/IP™.

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  • Supporting Multiple IoT Platforms

    by Tom McKinney | Apr 04, 2017
    Vendors face challenges supporting multiple IoT platforms. How can you aggregate data from various IoT platforms and application systems to create valuable solutions for your customers.
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  • 2017 Rockwell Automation PartnerNetwork™ Conference

    by Sarah Hardman | Mar 29, 2017
    Every year, HMS Industrial Networks attends Rockwell Automation's PartnerNetwork™ Conference. This year we gained some valuable insights on the Connected Enterprise, security and where industrial IoT is heading.
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  • IBM Connect Conference: Key Takeaways

    by Tom McKinney | Mar 28, 2017
    Last week, HMS Industrial Networks attended IBM Connect. At the conference the primary IoT solutions were Bluemix Cloud, Watson for IoT, Blockchain, and Maximo. Here’s a quick breakdown the four IoT solutions: Bluemix is IBM’s cloud platform. The Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS) supports scalable processing and data. Watson for IoT is a translation and analytics engine for ingesting data including IIoT devices. Once the data is on the platform new applications can be created, or data is transformed for transfer to one of the IBM applications like Maximo.
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  • OSIUser Conference: Key Takeaways on the PI System™

    by Tom McKinney | Mar 28, 2017
    Last week, HMS Industrial Networks, attended the OSIUser Conference in San Francisco, CA. Here are a few insights from the conference and the PI System™ platform.
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  • The Intelligent Fire Station

    by Rob Lodesky | Mar 17, 2017
    Reducing maintenance costs, increasing machine reliability and reducing machine downtime are extremely important for today's Fire Stations. Creating a IIoT friendly Fire Station using edge gateways and wireless solutions ensures your station is ready when emergency calls.
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