Manufacturing and The Internet of Things

September 25, 2014
Hosted by Bonnie D. Graham

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The buzz: Manufacturing. The Internet of Things (IoT) for manufacturers can be confusing. Some consider IoT a passing fad or the next big wave in manufacturing B2B. Some see traditional M2M manufacturing connectivity as the IoT. Others view IoT as either a new, separate thing, or the continuation of a recent trend. To clear up this tumult, we’ll explore the opportunity IoT holds for tomorrow’s manufacturers in terms of business simplification, merits, benefits, use cases, and roadblocks. The experts speak. Joe Barkai, Manufacturing Analyst: “For there to be an Internet of Things, someone has to put the Internet in those things, and then those things have to be placed on the Internet and connected in a manner that realizes a meaningful and worthwhile business value.” Girish Hedge, Greene Tweed: “The Internet of Things is making manufacturing ‘relevant’ again.” Sam Castro, SAP: “What gets measured gets improved” (Robin S. Sharma). Join us for Manufacturing and The Internet of Things.

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Bonnie D. Graham

Bonnie D. Graham

Bonnie D. Graham has been producing and hosting live talk radio since 1998. She is the creator, producer and host of the weekly business talk series, “Coffee Break with Game-Changers, presented by SAP” that debuted in Fall 2011, plus more than two dozen related Game-Changers Radio series also heard on the VoiceAmerica Business Channel.

SAP helps companies of all sizes and industries run simple. From back office to boardroom, warehouse to storefront, operations to finance, SAP empowers people and organizations to work together more efficiently and use business insight more effectively to stay ahead of the competition. We do this by extending the availability of software across on-premise installations, cloud and hybrid deployments, and mobile devices.

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