Category: Books

Principles of Cyber-Physical Systems

  A cyber-physical system consists of a collection of computing devices communicating with one another and interacting with the physical world via sensors and actuators in a feedback loop. Increasingly, such systems are everywhere, from smart buildings to medical devices...

/ 18. April 2015

Smart Company: IT for the enterprise 4.0

Developments in the IT changes business processes and business models rapidly and create huge challenges for almost every company. However, smart companies that understand these developments as an opportunity, provides them a huge competitive advantage. A systematic change of IT...

/ 18. April 2015

Mass Customization: Opportunities, Methods, and Challenges for Manufacturers

Mass Customization examines the business opportunities, considerations, and challenges manufacturers in various industries must weigh before committing to the significant investment in machinery and software needed to go to mass customization. For manufacturers who decide that it’s time to take...

/ 18. April 2015

Digital Enterprise Transformation: A Business-Driven Approach to Leveragin Innovation IT

The integration of technical innovations, such as In-Memory Analytics (Big Data), Cloud Computing, Mobile Connectivity, and Social Media, with business practice enables significant potential competitive advantage. In order to embrace recent challenges and changes in the governance of IT strategies,...

/ 18. April 2015

Industrial Cloud-Based Cyber-Physical Systems: The IMC-AESOP Approach

This book presents cutting-edge emerging technologies and approaches in the areas of service-oriented architectures, intelligent devices and cloud-based cyber-physical systems. It provides a clear view on their applicability to the management and automation of manufacturing and process industries. It offers...

/ 18. April 2015

Thingalytics: Smart Big Data Analytics for the Internet of Things

Thingalytics by Dr. John Bates is the most powerful book written to date about the Internet of Things (IoT), showing businesses how to take advantage of the fast Big Data that flows from the digital planet. Thingalytics, a composite of...

/ 18. April 2015

The Digital Enterprise: The Moves and Motives of the Digital Leaders

This book reflects Karl-Heinz Streibich's optimism about the technology industry and the richness of his connections with industry thought leaders. Throughout the book you will encounter the vision of Industrie 4.0 that is driving innovation across a wide spectrum of...

/ 18. April 2015