April 20, 2016 - Source: IoT global network
Industrie 4.0 and the monitoring of things
By George Malim
"At the World Economic Forum (WEF) in Davos earlier this year the theme was the Fourth Industrial Revolution, a theme that the founder of the WEF, Klaus Schwab, had a great deal of investment in, both as an engineer and as a German, writes Dirk Paessler, the chief executive of Paessler. Industrie 4.0, as the branding has it, is an idea with its genesis in German industrial policy. [...]"