Smart manufacturing acceptance level by plant managers and executive management has grown by leaps and bounds over the last three years, as sensor costs continue lower and manufacturers see the successful implementation of pilot projects involving cloud solutions. Even applications without cloud solutions, such as better data transparency projects for operators and maintenance (O&M) are taking hold.

In this article, the IIoT trends found in Bsquare’s 2017 Annual IIoT Maturity Survey are shared. To read the more in Efficient Plant Magazine, click here.