Infosim® Labs: Insights on Infosim® Innovation and Research

If you have been following Infosim®’s recent activities, e.g. through our posts on LinkedIn and Twitter, you might have recognized that there is a lot of innovation and research going on at Infosim®. The topics we are working on include common trends, such as SDN/NFV, IoT/Industry 4.0., 5G, or Security. However, our interest is not limited to these trends.


IoT Challenges and Opportunities in the NMS Space

Experts have called the Internet of Things (IoT) both the greatest opportunity as well as the most daunting challenge to come along in IT since the commercialization of the Internet in the early 1990’s. In the IoT, sensors and actuators embedded in physical objects—from roadways to pacemakers—are linked through wired and wireless networks, often using the same Internet Protocol (IP) that connects the Internet.


Driving the fourth industrial revolution

Infosim Blog - Driving the fourth industrial revolution

The change from mechanical and analogue to digital processing of data has to be viewed as the start of the third, the digital industrial revolution. With inventions like the transistor, the PC, computer networks, the Internet – manufacturing went digital. Today, we are in the middle of the fourth industrial revolution which is also referred to as “Smart Industrial Manufacturing” or “Industry 4.0”.