Trends from the Connected Economy

The convergence of smart sensors + connectivity (IoT) + machine learning is reshaping your industry.
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Explore new use cases and how you can harness these technologies to improve operational efficiencies for your company while reducing waste across entire industries.

Connected Economy Overview

Products no longer exist in isolation

New technologies enable products and services to interact and learn from one another. This allows us to rethink the way we design, produce, consume and reuse.

Connected Economy Layers

SMART ASSETS +

Receive real-time data from all your business components.

TEAM MEMBERS & PROCESSES +

Create actionable insights for your workers in the field.

= RESOURCE SAVINGS AND MATERIAL REUSE ACROSS THE ENTIRE ECONOMY

BUSINESS COMPONENTS +

INTERNAL MGMT
ERP, Timesheets, Billing & Payments

CUSTOMER / PARTNER MGMT
CRM, SDK, API, etc

TECHNOLOGY ENABLERS +

Sensors & Actuators

Connected assets are key to the Internet of Things. We do these by integrating or adding on sensors and actuators to your field devices.

Connectivity

From Wifi Routers to LoRA LPWAN and cellular networks. What are the technologies used to get the data from the field to edge devices and the cloud?

Analytics & Machine Learning

Once you have the data from your devices and business processes how do you act on this? How will you receive actionable data?

Blockchain

From having an ID on all of your assets to opening up new alliances and partnerships. Blockchain will play a key role in shaping the connected economy.

Connected Economy Farming

Connected Economy Circuits

The shift from linear and isolated products to integrated services will have huge implications for all businesses.

Tim O'Reilly
O'Reilly Media

"The great opportunity of the 21st century is to use our newfound cognitive tools to build sustainable networks and ecosystems"

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