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Preparing for Industry 4.0 problems

Graham Immerman
April 03, 2019

Solving problems is easier when you prepare! Sometimes some road bumps come along when implementing Industry 4.0, but if you take the time to prepare they should be fairly easy to deal with.

The main problem typically impacts your business's storage and network. All this use and data does make an impact! 

Tech Target said, 'Any organization that wants to operate with a building information system, or even to monitor and manage a complex estate of IT systems comprised of servers, PCs, storage and networking equipment, alongside devices ranging from smartphones to printers, must anticipate the data explosion that could otherwise adversely affect the overall IT platform."

The good news is that if you know this ahead of time you can potentially avoid these issues with research and preparation. 

Prepare for Industry 4.0 challenges on storage, networksSource: http://searchitoperations.techtarget.com

Herein lies one of the most significant Industry 4.0 challenges: The effect of IoT on an average enterprise IT organization is not just limited to a few hundred devices that log and send data, but thousands, or even millions that connect to networks and generate data.Any organization that wants to operate with a building information system, or even to monitor and manage a complex estate of IT systems comprised of servers, PCs, storage and networking equipment, alongside devices ranging from smartphones to printers, must anticipate the data explosion that could otherwise adversely affect the overall IT platform.Read More

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