|[January 11, 2017]
NI Debuts Industrial Internet of Things (IoT) Lab to Promote Innovation and Collaboration
NI (Nasdaq: NATI), the provider of solutions that enable engineers and
scientists to solve the world's greatest engineering challenges,
announced today the opening of the new NI Industrial IoT Lab at its
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The NI Industrial IoT Lab focuses on intelligent systems that connect operational technology, information technology and the companies working on these systems. (Photo: Business Wire)
The NI Industrial IoT Lab focuses on intelligent systems that connect
operational technology, information technology and the companies working
on these systems. Designed with flexibility for the future, the lab's
operational focus includes areas such as microgrid control and
communication, advanced control for manufacturing, and asset monitoring
for heavy equipment.
Additionally, the NI Industrial IoT Lab fosters collaboration between
different copanies to improve interoperability. In this space,
companies with expertise in communications protocols, controller
hardware, I/O components, processing elements and software platforms
come together to validate end-to-end solutions that can dramatically
change the way businesses operate. Companies sponsoring the NI
Industrial IoT Lab include: Analog Devices Inc, Avnu Alliance, Cisco
Systems, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Industrial Internet Consortium,
Intel (News - Alert), Kalypso, OPC Foundation, OSIsoft, PTC, Real-Time Innovations,
SparkCognition, Semikron, Viewpoint Systems and Xilinx.
"We are excited to strengthen partnerships with other world-class
technology companies. A working showcase for new technologies can help
all companies involved drive breakthrough innovations for utility grids,
manufacturing, asset health monitoring and several other industries,"
said Jamie Smith, business and technology director at NI.
The lab is a working showcase for Industrial IoT technologies, solutions
and systems architectures. Through demonstrators, such as the on-site
Industrial Internet Consortium (IIC) testbeds, participating companies
can promote innovative solutions and drive discussions with the domain
experts that see the real-world challenges.
To learn more about the new NI Industrial IoT Lab, please visit www.ni.com/iiot-lab.
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that accelerate productivity and drive rapid innovation. Customers from
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and software platform to improve the world we live in.
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