Elles Houweling: China unveils roadmap to scale 5G and Industrial Internet of Things

9/06/2021 - 20:11

"The Chinese Ministry of Industry and Information Technology (MIIT) released its Industrial Internet 2021 Work Plan on Friday, detailing its goal to further expand China’s 5G network and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT).

IIoT refers to the interconnection between sensors, instruments and other devices networked together with computers’ industrial applications, including manufacturing and energy management. This connectivity allows for data collection, exchange, analysis, and potentially facilitating improvements in productivity and efficiency."