Manufacturers are under pressure to optimize profits and efficiencies while simultaneously reducing costs. The emergence of digitalization and associated technologies are making this feat possible for the electronics manufacturing industry. The IIoT has already gained traction within countless industries, and for industrial electronics manufacturers, it is quickly becoming a business imperative.

Take a logical look into how the IIoT can best be applied for electronics OEMs and equipment manufacturers. The eight IIoT use cases to boost ROI described in this paper begin with the foundational implementations, but then each builds upon the other to drive more and more value.