The new industrial revolution

The Fourth Industrial Revolution has been getting a lot of press. What does it really mean, and how will it affect us?

This issue showcases some of the new opportunities for ISO standards by highlighting the industry sectors most likely to benefit. It gives examples of how some companies are already leveraging this growing market, taking advantage of the emergence of digital systems, networked communications, and large-scale data analysis.

November/December 2018

The new industrial revolution

This issue examines how government, businesses and societies will navigate the increasing integration of technologies into business and production processes. 

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Spotlight

Standards are needed to achieve both efficient data connectivity and effective information flow.

Dr-Ing. InSung Chang, Executive Director, Manufacturing Engineering Research & Development Center.

 

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