Industry 4.0 news and reports

Research, Points of View, Advice & tips

Take a look at the latest news and reports on Industry 4.0 to help you keep abreast of all the latest developments.

Reference Architectural Model Industry 4.0 (RAMI)

Reference Architectural Model Industry 4.0 (RAMI)

An exciting and informative report highlighting the world of Industry 4.0 and RAMI map structure.

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Industry 4.0 - Germany Standardisation Roadmap

DIN/DKE Roadmap - German stanardisation roadmap - Industry 4.0

The Standardisation Roadmap provides an overview of the standards in the area of industry 4.0 and the current environment.

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Emerging technologies of the future revealed by Gartner

Gartner Hyper Cycle
Gartner Identifies five emerging technology trends that will blur the lines between human and machine.

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Steering industry research for the future

Future Industrial Network architecture

The primary role of the FIND consortium is to develop an integrated architecture for the industrial internet of tomorrow.

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Automation ML - Seamless Automation Engineering

Auomation ML - The glue for seamless automation engineering

AutomationML in a nutshell.  Standardised data exchange format across production system engineering chains.

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Platform Industry 4.0 Guidelines

Shaping the Digitial Transformation within Companies - Examples & Recommendations

Shaping the digital transformation within companies - examples and advice for basic and further training.

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I4.0 Made Smarter 2017 report reveals new opportunities

Made Smarter Review 2017

Siemens CEO, Juergen Maier outlines in his report the new opportunities for the UK.

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5G for Connected Industries and Automation

5G for Connected Industries and Automation
5G-ACIA latest white paper provides an overview of 5G’s basic potential for connected industries.

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Architecture Alignment and Interoperability - White Paper

Architecture Alignment and Interoperability

This independently produced white paper provides an in depth look at Industry 4.0.

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Industry 4.0 - Application scenarios

Indsutrie 4.0 - Aspects of research in application examples

The legal Framework Group has formulated this report to highlight aspects of a research roadmap in application examples.

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OPC Unified Architecture - Interoperablity for Industry 4.0

OPC Unified Architecture - Interoperability for Industrie 4.0 and the Internet of Things

OPC-UA provides a secure and reliable data exchange platform for connected systems.

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KPMG - Separating ambition from reality in Industry 4.0

KPMG - Beyond the hype - Separating ambition from reality in Industry 4.0

KPMG explain what manufacturers are doing to secure value and create competitive advantage with I4.0

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Industry 4.0 network security

Industry 4.0 network security Our useful technical paper ‘Using the Festo IoT Gateway in Enterprise Networks’ reveals how to ensure the security of networks whilst using I4.0.

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New - Industry 4.0 webinar

Industry 4.0 webinar This webinar is aimed at individuals with some knowledge of Industry 4.0 who are looking for a practical approach to implementation. 

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Implementing Industry 4.0 workshop

Industry 4.0 workshop Make sure you and your organisation are ready for the challenges Industry 4.0 will present.  Find out more.