Tag Archives: IoT

Regional Meeting
We are on our way to Detroit! Registration is now open for the NFPA 2019 Detroit Regional Meeting, scheduled for Tuesday, March 26 at the John Wayne Lewis Center of Macomb Community College in Warren, Michigan. The meeting will begin with networking and business updates. Then, over breakfast, Andrew Johnson of ShelfAware will be presenting “Practical Deployment of Supply Chain IoT.”...

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Internet of Things / IoT Committee
In June 2018, as part of the ongoing efforts to help members keep up with key trends affecting the fluid power industry, the NFPA Board of Directors set a goal to recruit five companies that provide services and products related to the Internet of Things into NFPA membership by the end of June 2019. Since...

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Internet of Things / IoT Committee
At its June 2018 strategic planning meeting, the NFPA Board of Directors identified the Industrial Internet of Things as a key trend affecting the industry about which NFPA should seek to provide information to members. We’ve moved forward on several fronts; With Board approval, we altered the definition of the NFPA supplier membership to specifically...

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Internet of Things / IoT Committee
The NFPA Internet of Things Committee held a conference call December 12 to discuss the results of the recent survey of members concerning IoT capabilities and what the results mean for plans going forward. The conclusions they made, based in part on the survey, are that: There’s an opportunity for the Committee to create a...

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Internet of Things / IoT Committee
NFPA’s Internet of Things Committee is moving forward in developing resources and programming aimed at building a stronger awareness of IoT and IoT approaches for fluid power, including: Web-based IoT resources for members; Conference and webinar programming on IoT strategy and tactics; Recruiting IoT service providers into membership; Surveying members to benchmark the current state...

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Internet of Things / IoT Committee
Members of NFPA’s new Internet of Things Committee recently began scoping out activities to help NFPA bring useful information about IoT and fluid power to members. The committee agreed on two initial projects moving forward: An email-based survey of members to benchmark the current state of IoT activity within the fluid power industry. Respondents will...

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Collaboration
The Industrial Internet of Things is developing rapidly, with the potential to transform products, services, markets, and how people and businesses function. Fluid power as a technology, and as an industry, is no exception. Explore ways to make your company as well as the fluid power industry survive and thrive during these times of change...

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Industrial Internet of Things
Back in February, the NFPA Board of Directors identified the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) as a development trend NFPA should be watching in order to consider how we might help members and the industry leverage IIoT as part of our mission to strengthen the fluid power industry. NFPA’s Supplier membership was also recently rewritten...

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STEM education
Next week Wednesday, June 13 at 10am CST, Annual Conference speaker Jeremy Drury will cover the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in a special webinar. The webinar will cover some of the background of IoT, where it stands now, and where it needs to go in the remainder of 2018. Listeners will learn more about Industry...

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STEM education
Annual Conference speaker Jeremy Drury returns with more on the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) in a special webinar on Wednesday, June 13 at 10am CST. Registration is now open and available to NFPA members.   Webinar Summary IoT: Are We There Yet? Where we've been. Where we are. And where we need to go...

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