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There is a lot of buzz around Internet of Things (IoT) in the manufacturing industry. Alongside energy and logistics, the manufacturing industry will lead the adoption of IoT over the next five years.


  • Research suggests that the vast majority of manufacturers have yet to start their IoT journey. It is critical for the industry that the first movers are able to demonstrate strong ROI.

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  • Evaluates the likelihood of future adoption of IoT in the manufacturing industry.
  • Discusses drivers for and barriers to IoT adoption in manufacturing.

Key questions answered

  • What is the likelihood of future adoption of IoT in the manufacturing industry?
  • What are the drivers and barriers to adoption of IoT in manufacturing?

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  • Summary
  • IoT is billed as the next big thing in manufacturing
  • The benefits of IoT in manufacturing are many
  • Despite IoT's attraction, many barriers hamper mass deployment


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