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May 22, 2019  

Rogers to launch new IoT service in Ontario in step towards 5G

Service will be best used for asset monitoring, industrial automation, utility meters and smart cities.

Tech Centre Food & Beverage Manufacturing General Operations Technology
July 4, 2017  

Smarten up your motors: connect with the world of IIoT

Food plant managers can retrofit most motors with smart sensors to bring their plants into the digital age.

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June 23, 2017  

New projects boost innovation: aerospace, automotive and entrepreneurs targeted

Incubators, accelerators, and developers collaborate with industry and academia to nurture research and development.

News Manufacturing General Technology
May 16, 2017  

Manufacturers are seeing the value of IoT

Study of worldwide executives shows a turnaround in engagement from a year ago.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General
March 19, 2017  

Smart and secure: IIoT rewards come with risks

Not all necessary safeguards have been implemented to protect networks, data and systems from cyber threats.

Insight Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
February 27, 2017  

Continuous improvement isn’t enough: Industry 4.0 sets a new bar

Technology allows manufacturers to consider their processes differently, and drastically improve upon them.

Insight Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
September 29, 2016  

IoT in action…at a music festival

This was the Internet of Things, in full force, in the least likely of places…

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production Technology
September 19, 2016  

Mind vs. machine: human judgement still trumps data

Executives still rely on humans to inform significant business decisions but Canadian companies are quickly becoming more
data driven.

News Government Manufacturing Business Operations Economy General Operations
July 5, 2016  

Canada must position itself for a new trade era

Business can no longer rely on high commodity prices or traditional manufacturing for future export successes.

Event Manufacturing Operations Production
June 21, 2016  

Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit

The Global Automation & Manufacturing Summit on September 14

News Manufacturing General Technology
April 28, 2016  

Telus study finds Canadian businesses split on IoT plans

Nearly half have no plans to implement Internet of Things technology.

Insight Government Manufacturing Economy General Production
March 20, 2016  

The window to a new trade era is open

A failure to address the “disruption” of technological change driven in part by Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things will further weaken performance in global markets where the list of competitors is growing.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
February 16, 2016  

Data acquisition in Industry 4.0

Slave ethernet port links up to eight daisy-chained expansion modules and converts more than 100 channels to one IP address.

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November 10, 2015  

Mapping Canada’s future

A framework for manufacturing success.

Tech Centre Manufacturing General Technology
November 8, 2015  

Gateway to IoT

Communicates through multiple ports.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
November 3, 2015  

Google founder touts Alphabet as an entrepreneurial tech, science hub

The holding company will oversee riskier venture including self-driving cars and internet-connected appliances.

Event Construction Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
September 15, 2015  

CONNECTED+

CONNECTED + is the premier event in Toronto where

Feature Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
August 8, 2015  

Why your plant needs wearables

Hokey? Maybe. An opportunity for manufacturers? Definitely

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
July 14, 2015  

IBM releases world’s first 7 nanometer semiconductor [INFOGRAPHIC]

The company last year announced a $3 billion investment in chip technology over five years.

Feature Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability
June 28, 2015  

The Digital Oilfield is here!

“Connected” technologies cut costs and improve productivity.

Feature Manufacturing Transportation General Production Technology
June 18, 2015  

Valour: Road warrior of the future

A connected bike that makes navigating city’s streets safer.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
May 13, 2015  

Samsung wants to sell digital brains for connected devices [VIDEO]

Claims its tiny Artik components will be key to becoming a major player in the “Internet of Things.”

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production
May 5, 2015  

Cisco CEO Chambers steps down

Successor Robbins calls “Internet of Everything” an opportunity that rivals initial internet growth 15 years ago.

News Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
April 28, 2015  

Fujitsu, Microsoft use IoT to transform manufacturing processes [VIDEO]

Dashboard used to manage product quality, process efficiency and equipment performance.

News Automotive Manufacturing Transportation General Technology
April 23, 2015  

Peugeot, IBM partner to develop connected car technologies

Will focus on commercializing services and building next-gen technical solutions.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
April 23, 2015  

BlackBerry to buy WatchDox data security business

Facility in Israel is expected to become the basis of a new security-focused BlackBerry R&D centre.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Technology
April 9, 2015  

Alberta Enterprise Corp. invests $10M with Internet of Things VC fund

McRock Capital will target projects in the digital oilfield/smart fields, automated power grid, manufacturing, and smart cities sectors.

News Energy Manufacturing Oil & Gas General Operations Production Sustainability Technology
April 7, 2015  

TELUS to invest $4.2B across Alberta through 2018

Includes the development of Internet of Things infrastructure for oil and gas sector.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Operations Production Technology
April 1, 2015  

IBM investing $3B to build Internet of Things division

Wants to harness the massive trove of data collected by mobile and connected devices.

Feature Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
January 22, 2015  

Connecting maintenance with the IOT

Seven ways the Internet of Things will improve the way you manage your assets.

News Electronics Manufacturing General Technology
January 13, 2015  

Quirky “smart” technologies headline CES [VIDEO]

A kettle that boils itself? How about a planter pot that’s controlled by your smartphone?

News Electronics Manufacturing Business Operations General Technology
January 8, 2015  

BlackBerry unveils cloud-based Internet of Things platform

Will initially target industrial customers in the automotive and logistics sectors with QNX-based systems.