Learning goals

After completing this course you will understand:

  • Why smart industry is seen as the 4th industrial revolution
  • Which high tech building blocks or concepts are applied in a smart factory
  • What the 5 layers in the manufacturing automation stack are
     Example use cases of QMS-ERP integrations
  • How instrument interfacing can boost laboratory efficiency
  • What an API is and why it can be referred to as the glue of the digital factory

Course time: 25 min