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Internet of Things is fourth industrial revolution - Bosch

Thursday 27 June 2013 | 11:17 CET | News
Some German industry leaders see the Internet of Things (IoT) as the fourth industrial revolution, reports McKinsey. The IoT is made up of sensors and actuators embedded in physical objects and linked through wired and wireless networks via IP. The physical world is becoming a type of information system. From a manufacturing point of view, the IoT is the biggest thing since the start of IT and automation technology, in the line of the conveyor belt and steam engine. Now manufacturing processes can govern themselves, where smart products can take corrective action to avoid damages and where

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