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AR and VR offer enormous potential – including for the process industry

#BLOG Augmented Reality and Virtual Reality – even if their exact meaning is certainly not familiar to everyone, today at least everyone should have heard of these two terms before. And this mostly in connection with video games like #Pokémon Go, #TV and movies. Or perhaps with a view to architecture, sports, medicine, navigation, (flight and driving) simulation, learning, art, photography, or entertainment in general.
But both augmented and virtual reality have long since found their way into the (process) #industry. There, they are used in industrial applications, maintenance, medicine, learning or #work safety. #AR #VR #AugmentedRealitiy #VirtualReality #automation #security #safety

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The Yokogawa Life Innovation Business is on the move

Yokogawa has long been committed to the sustainability goals formulated by the UN. In this context, the focus is on good health and well-being. Against this background, the aim is to strengthen the Life Science division in a targeted and sustainable manner in the future.
In order to drive this forward in Europe, Dr. Gerd Heimlich, has now joined Yokogawa as a new a new sales and market developer at Yokogawa Germany, has now assumed responsibility for the Life Innovation Business (LIB). He has worked in the medical device industry for the past 14 years. Prior to that, he was a life science researcher in the field of programmed cell death (apoptosis).
After a first visit to Yokogawa’s global LIB headquarters in Kanazawa, Japan, Dr. Heimlich was available for an interview. Among other things, he talked about the future direction of the Life Innovation Business and the changes that the near future will bring.

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Ecosystems – new business models: important for disruption strategies

Industry 4.0 describes a fundamental innovation and transformation process of industrial value creation. The leitmotifs of this change are new forms of management and work in global, digital ecosystems. Industry 4.0 is currently the number one topic of discussion in business and the media. But it is not only the digital revolution in the industrial sector that continues to progress. All other sectors, such as healthcare, are also continuing to develop consistently and drastically. Consequently, the term “Healthcare 4.0” is currently being used by many. We see in the media the emergence of some innovative trends that benefit the healthcare sector and, of course, us as users.

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FIDO: Across how many user accounts is your digital identity distributed?

How do you currently register and log in for Internet / Web services? Use a password that at least meets the complexity requirements – keyword: the golden password rules. Or do you already use FIDO-Key? FIDO means “Fast IDentity Online”.

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