Last week we travelled to Munich’s ICM Centre once again to welcome thousands of technology experts to Fujitsu Forum 2017.
The agenda was packed with thought-provoking talks, demos and interactive sessions – all providing a huge amount of practical knowledge and advice that people can take back to their day jobs.
Given my role at Fujitsu, I was, of course, most excited to hear about what’s happening in the world of manufacturing and utilities.And with reports of the industry slowing down, I was keen to learn how technology could help it thrive once again. I’m pleased to say there was plenty to get excited about. Here are some of my highlights... 1. Industry 4.0: we’re almost there The phrase ‘Industry 4.0’ has become somewhat synonymous with digital transformation in any industry, but in manufacturing it’s particularly prevalent thanks to its potential ability to create ‘smart factories’ (more on those later). I use the... Read more