The IoT Opportunity: Emerson Automation

Peter Zornio, Chief Technology Officer of Emerson Automation Solutions, is excited about the latest digital trends that are powering the IoT opportunity. In this Hot Topics episode, Peter covers the overall impact of these technological advances on smart manufacturing. He talks about how Emerson is embracing the IoT, the new data opportunities and challenges of Industry 4.0 and cybersecurity’s utmost importance. By incorporating the IoT into the supply chain, customers can monitor their equipment and improve maintenance costs. This is just one example of how Emerson’s customers are seeing financial benefits with digital innovation. Lastly, Peter tells Hot Topics about the IoT trends he is most excited about, including pioneering new types of sensors, new methods of deployment, and the ‘Connected Service’ business model.

 

Video 1: Emerson’s CTO on the opportunities that the IoT presents (full interview)


Video 2: Emerson’s CTO on the disruptive impact of smart manufacturing


 

Video 3: Emerson’s CTO on how the business addresses its customers’ cyber security needs


 

Video 4: Emerson’s CTO on the IoT enabled trends he is most excited about


 

 

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