QUICK TEST: WHERE ARE YOU ON YOUR WAY TO IIoT?

You might have had the Industrial Internet of Things on your radar for some time now and, if so, have probably already taken some steps towards its implementation at your company. What stage are you currently at? And have you thought of everything? With the help of the TBS Basis-Check Industrie 4.0 of the Technologieberatungsstelle DGB NRW e.V. we created a quick test for you.

Where are you on your way to IIoT - find out!

And this is how it works:

Answer the questions with "Yes" or "No". Keep a count of how many questions you answer with yes and then take a look at where your score ends up.

A score of 0-10: OUR READING TIPS FOR BEGINNERS

USE CHANGE MANAGEMENT TO INCREASE SECURITY

Hackers are focussing more and more on industrial facilities. Learn how a switch can help you to increase your security and what "Honeypots" are for.

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MORE EFFICIENT MAINTENANCE THROUGH AUTOMATED DATA MANAGEMENT

The wood based panel producer Egger optimized his OEE by the use of the data management system versiondog. Learn why automatic backups and standardised version management led to a more efficient maintenance.

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A score of 11-18: OUR READING TIPS FOR ADVANCED USERS

AUDITING IN THE AUTOMOTIVE INDUSTRY

Product recalls still occur fairly often in the automotive industry, despite increasingly stringent quality assurance requirements in both vehicle and parts production. That is one of the reasons that manufacturers need a good data management system to provide end-to-end proof of adherence to quality standards.

Read about how digitalisation is becoming a vital factor in the value chain and how data management systems are rapidly gaining in importance from the auditor's point of view.

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LOGISTICS PROCESSES IN SAFE HANDS

Find out how a large car manufacturer uses the data management system versiondog to ensure smooth spare parts supply logistics.

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A score of 19-24: OUR READING TIPS FOR PROFESSIONALS

DATA MANAGEMENT FOR AUTOMATION

If changes are made to PLCs in production environments but no central data storage is implemented, the overview of the current software version or the most recent valid version is quickly lost. Who changed what, where and why?
A data management system for automation devices provides a remedy!

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A PROFESSIONAL TOOL FOR THE MAKER OF TOOLS FOR PROFESSIONALS

Find out why STIHL no longer wastes time with searching for software versions or plant documentation and why STIHL now manages around 3,000 plants or 7,600 components in its German plants using the versiondog data management system.

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