IoT and blockchain are ready to drive a manufacturing revolution
February 13, 2019 / JAXenter
In this article, Ilya Pupko, chief architect at Jitterbit, explains how the convergence of IoT and blockchain can transform an entire industry. How can these two pieces of technology work together in manufacturing to help streamline workloads and provide a better view of assembly processes? The digital revolution is here. The convergence of two technology trends is set to transform the manufacturing industry. The Internet of Things (IoT) is entering the mainstream, with sensors and related technology becoming affordable for almost anyone. At the same time, we are seeing blockchain technology mature to the point where it can be relied on for a variety of enterprise use cases. By combining these technologies, manufacturers have an opportunity to revolutionize the way products are assembled and distributed.