Josh Eastburn: IIoT Comes to Traditional I/O

5/04/2020 - 13:30

Intelligent, Ethernet-based I/O devices flatten the IIoT technology and talent stacks, speeding integration of wired devices to cloud IoT systems.

To create an Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT), we need ways to connect things (devices or equipment) to other things. Wireless technologies and smart sensors are making it possible to connect devices more easily than before, and edge computing devices and gateways are making it possible to create robust, scalable architectures.