Five ways 5G will kickstart Industry 4.0

Fifth generation mobile networking is set to transform several industries, none more so than manufacturing. According to a study by Ericsson, the 5G business potential for the sector in 2026 is some $113 billion. But how exactly will the new network ignite the fourth industrial revolution?

How digital is transforming product lifecycle management

Product lifecycle management illustration

Product lifecycle management, once a niche discipline, is now making inroads into many economic sectors, spurred on by the digital industrial revolution

Advanced manufacturing: getting what you want

Advanced manufacturing techniques are enabling greater personalisation of products on a mass scale, as Peter Marsh reports