Technology and IIoT

News and inside perspective on the Internet of Things, automation, robotics, digital tools and other emerging tech.


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Employees Are Your Biggest Cybersecurity Threat

May 3, 2024
IT departments can update software, but they can’t patch people.
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Technology and IIoT

Porsche Recalls Thousands of Taycans Over Faulty Batteries

May 9, 2024
As Porsche's first electric model, the Taycan is key for the German brand, which expects 80% of its sales to be electric by 2030.

Production Pulse: IW Operations Leadership Summit Updates

May 2, 2024
As the IndustryWeek Operations Leadership Summit draws closer, we hear from two of the speakers and get an overview of the inaugural event.

5 Steps for Building Sustainability Into Product Design

April 26, 2024
80% of a product's environmental impact is determined during the design phase.
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So That Happened: Will AI Pick Coke's Next Flavor?

April 24, 2024
IndustryWeek editors look into that story and why we're all using AI wrong, Airbus' new management, drones heading to Congress and skilled trades taking the spotlight.



IW eBook: Robots, Humans and the Future of Work

March 2, 2021
This IndustryWeek collection tackles the full automation story of robots in the manufacturing workplace.

What You May Not Know About Real-Time Location Systems and RFID Applications in the Automotive Industry

April 15, 2024
Keep these things in mind when choosing technology to track and trace automotive parts, assembled vehicles, totes, tools and more throughout their lifecycle.
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Recruiting / Retention

Five Ways AI Is Changing the HR Game

April 12, 2024
The biggest payoff may be in professional development for current employees.
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Technology and IIoT

Rockwell Automation Gives AI Its Due

April 12, 2024
AI takes center stage in Rockwell’s ninth annual State of Smart Manufacturing Report.
Supply Chain

Watching the Wheels (and Other Parts) Put into Motion: What’s Behind the Rise in Real-Time Location Systems

April 5, 2024
Auto manufacturers are among the many supply chain leaders who want to diligently track and trace parts, finished goods and even packaging as fulfillment – and financial – burdens...