Industrial Automation is rapidly changing as Industry 4.0 and the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT) takes over the factory floor and industrial applications. The focus has consistently been on multi-protocol and real-time solutions for the operational technology layer, while the information technology layer is focused on cloud based solutions.

During this webinar, you’ll learn about:

  • The challenges of Industrial IoT
  • Potential solutions for industrial networking
  • How Renesas stands out compared to the competition


Garrett Yamasaki, Staff Product Marketing Manager, Industrial Automation

Garrett is currently managing the industrial automation market segment of Renesas Electronics. Prior to joining Renesas, Garrett worked as a product line manager at Broadcom focusing on Ethernet physical layer transceiver (PHY) products for automotive and industrial solutions. He also worked at Texas Instruments as the marketing manager for their Ethernet PHY portfolio in the industrial and automation markets. He studied electrical engineering and economics at UC San Diego. In his free time, Garrett enjoys going to the gym and playing pick-up basketball. He also runs marathons for charities and has raised over $75,000 to fight leukemia and other cancers.