Technology is everywhere and it’s quickly creeping into all aspects of our lives. One area that is experiencing tremendous change due to technology is the industry of manufacturing. Technology has transformed this industry in the last decade and has allowed manufacturers to do things that were mere science fiction 20 years ago. Things like 3-D printing, artificial intelligence and the Internet of Things (IIoT) have been designed to increase production and profit, lower costs and waste and reduce idle and downtime. The role of technology in manufacturing is an increasingly important role and here are the ways you can adopt the practices to stay ahead in your field.
The accompanying resource describes more of these technologies and the innovative ways that the manufacturing industry is relying on these advances.