Tag : digitalization

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INDUSTRY 4.0: The Fourth Industrial Revolution

Digitalization is gradually transforming the way we produce products. Referred to as “Industry 4.0” in Europe, the “Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT)” in the United States, or just “smart manufacturing”, this transformation represents the fourth revolution that has occurred in manufacturing. The first industrial revolution was all about mechanization through......

Automation, a Thing Beyond Just Manufacturing Process Control

IPPTA conducted its zonal seminar in Hyderabad on November 23-24, 2018. The theme was ‘Automation for Process, Asset, Productivity, Quality, and Marketing Optimization.’ Most of the speakers agreed that process of automation and digitization has begun in the paper industry, but the industry is yet to take this whole experience......