Industrial Processes & Wireless Communications – Part I: Robots and AGV
The Internet is littered with articles about Industry 4.0. Adoption of digital industrial processes is facilitated when these processes run over wireless infrastructure, but the communications technology must deliver against strict application requirements for performance and reliability.
Testing Wi-Fi 6, private LTE, and soon, 5G — with the help of robots
See how Cisco tested Wi-Fi 6 and Private LTE for an autonomous mobile robot (AMR) in a warehouse setting to determine both feasibility as well as reliability of the wireless signal.
Techno Panics 2.0: What Do Paint Rollers and Self-Driving Cars Have in Common?
Paint rollers and self-driving cars have a lot in common – they represent a huge leap forward in productivity and innovation, and they force us to confront our fears about change.
To Save Tomorrow: It’s about Transformation and Choice
Whatever you think the future might bring, one thing is certain—it will be about transformation and choice.
To Save Tomorrow: The Promise and Peril of the Augmented Worker
Technology and changing organizational structures like the gig economy are redefining work and workers. We continue our comic-book view of the Future of Work with the augmented worker.
To Save Tomorrow: Who Will Be the Worker of the Future?
We have to be able to imagine the future in order to create the future we want. Join Kate O’Keeffe on an imaginary journey into the Future of Work.
The Hand, the Head, and the Heart: Which Will Lead in the Digital World?
With new business and consumption models (“on-demand,” “as-a-service”) becoming more prominent, disruption is accelerating with democratized innovation. Where will this leave the human race in the digital age?
Diversity in the IT Industry is Key to Solving Global Problems
This blog post was guest-written by Nora Ayanian, Assistant Professor and Director of the ACT Lab at USC. She’ll be guest-speaking during the “Meet the Amazing Women Using Technology to Change the World” session of the Women Rock-IT series on November 29. Diversity is crucial when solving challenging problems, whether you work with people, devices, or robots. […]
G.U.N.T.H.E.R Care for Customer Care, Beyond Robotic
Some of the most iconic characters in movies and television haven’t even been human. For example, most people don’t realize the name of the robot on Lost in...