Industry 4.0 refers to a new phase in the Industrial Revolution that focuses heavily on interconnectivity, automation, machine learning, and real-time data. Industry 4.0, which encompasses the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) and smart manufacturing, marries physical production and operations with smart digital technology, machine learning, and big data to create a more holistic and better connected ecosystem for companies. Industry 4.0 is about revolutionizing the way your entire business operates and grows. There are four design principles in Industry 4.0, Interconnection, Information transparency, technical assistance and decentralized decisions. These principles support companies in identifying and implementing Industry 4.0 framework.
Industry 4.0 spans the entire product life cycle and supply chain— design, sales, inventory, scheduling, quality, engineering, and customer and field service. Everyone shares informed, up-to-date, relevant views of production and business processes—and much richer and timely analytics.
Adopting an Industry 4.0 model has many advantages. It makes you more competitive, especially against disruptors. It makes you more attractive to the younger workforce. It makes your team stronger and more collaborative. It allows you to address potential issues before they become big problems. It allows you to trim costs, boost profits, and fuel growth.
To build a sustainable, scalable enterprise in today’s business environment, you need to use tools that help you streamline tasks, boost productivity and collaboration, and leverage data in real time. Industry 4.0 provides a framework for taking advantage of new technology to improve your business.
More sensors and imaging products are required to allow greater automation of processes and decentralised decision making. To support these application needs, Hamamatsu Photonics offer an extensive range of camera and sensor solutions covering a wide wavelength range from the visible, to beyond the visible.
Suitable for plug-and-play solutions with high sensitivity sensors.
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